ocean freight client specialist in elk grove village

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contact
terri miniutti, tatum executive services
job type
permanent
salary
US$ 60,000 - US$ 70,000 per year
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job details

posted
location
elk grove village, illinois
job category
Warehousing & Distribution
job type
permanent
working hours
9 to 5
salary
US$ 60,000 - US$ 70,000 per year
experience
3 Years
reference number
499986
contact
terri miniutti, tatum executive services
phone
612-313-7941

job description

job summary:

We are working on an immediate opportunity with one of the largest global logistics solutions providers in the world!! This company offers exceptional benefits, great work schedules, career path opportunities, paid vacation, tuition reimbursement, and bonus programs, etc.!

The Ocean Operations position is responsible setting up all ocean freight bookings and delivering all required documentation to appropriate internal departments in the Ocean Operations division. The focus will be primarily Ocean Exports. As a Customer Advocate towards the US Operational Care Center and overseas Customer Care Locations you will ensure clients are satisfied with the Products & Services provided.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

Client Vendor Relationship

- Develops relationships with clients and serves as an escalation point as needed

- Manages third party service providers to ensure world class, seamless service delivery to the clients

- Ability to make quick and clear decisions while adapting to changing circumstances

- Manage export documentation requirements

- Increase productivity through performance management

- Define and measure performance goals and to achievement of goals

- Select Ocean Carriers and negotiate spot and annual rates

Freight Forwarding Requirements/Education:

Experience

- Must possess strong knowledge and understanding of the freight forwarding business

- College degree preferred, but a combination of equivalent and education experience may be substituted

- 3 + years of operational experience in the freight forwarding industry

- 3 + years client relationship management

Strong Microsoft Office Skills; Intermediate / Advanced Excel skills preferred

**Generous Base Salary, Bonus Potential, Medical/Dental/Vision/401K, etc.**

 
location: Elk Grove Village, Illinois
job type: Permanent
salary: $60,000 - 70,000 per year
work hours: 9 to 5
education: No Degree Required
experience: 3 Years
 
responsibilities:

The Ocean Operations position is responsible setting up all ocean freight bookings and delivering all required documentation to appropriate internal departments in the Ocean Operations division. The focus will be primarily Ocean Exports. As a Customer Advocate towards the US Operational Care Center and overseas Customer Care Locations you will ensure clients are satisfied with the Products & Services provided.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

Client Vendor Relationship

- Develops relationships with clients and serves as an escalation point as needed

- Manages third party service providers to ensure world class, seamless service delivery to the clients

- Ability to make quick and clear decisions while adapting to changing circumstances

- Manage export documentation requirements

- Increase productivity through performance management

- Define and measure performance goals and to achievement of goals

- Select Ocean Carriers and negotiate spot and annual rates

 
qualifications:

.

Freight Forwarding Requirements/Education:

Experience

- Must possess strong knowledge and understanding of the freight forwarding business

- College degree preferred, but a combination of equivalent and education experience may be substituted

- 3 + years of operational experience in the freight forwarding industry

- 3 + years client relationship management

Strong Microsoft Office Skills; Intermediate / Advanced Excel skills preferred

**Generous Base Salary, Bonus Potential, Medical/Dental/Vision/401K, etc.**

 
skills: Vendor Relations

Equal Opportunity Employer: Race, Color, Religion, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, National Origin, Age, Genetic Information, Disability, Protected Veteran Status, or any other legally protected group status.

skills

Vendor Relations

qualification

.

Freight Forwarding Requirements/Education:

 Experience
• Must possess strong knowledge and understanding of the freight forwarding business
• College degree preferred, but a combination of equivalent and education experience may be substituted
• 3 +  years of operational experience in the freight forwarding industry
• 3 +  years client relationship management

Strong Microsoft Office Skills;  Intermediate / Advanced Excel skills preferred  

**Generous Base Salary, Bonus Potential, Medical/Dental/Vision/401K, etc.**

responsibilities

The Ocean Operations position is responsible setting up all ocean freight bookings and delivering all required documentation to appropriate internal departments in the Ocean Operations division.   The focus will be primarily Ocean Exports. As a Customer Advocate towards the US Operational Care Center and overseas Customer Care Locations you will ensure clients are satisfied with the Products & Services provided.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

Client Vendor Relationship
• Develops relationships with clients and serves as an escalation point as needed
• Manages third party service providers to ensure world class, seamless service delivery to the clients

 

• Ability to make quick and clear decisions while adapting to changing circumstances
• Manage export documentation requirements
• Increase productivity through performance management
• Define and measure performance goals and  to achievement of goals
• Select Ocean Carriers and negotiate spot and annual rates

educational requirements

No Degree Required