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Ocean Import Specialist

  • LocationCerritos, CA 90703 - United States
  • Work TypeFull time
  • Positions1 Position
  • Published At:8 days ago
  • Job no: 39521
  • Category: Supply Chain/Purchasing

Job Description


We are seeking a driven individual with a passion for the logistics industry. One of our clients is looking to add a strong Ocean Import Specialist to their team. Responsibilities include:


1) Maintain internal email communications and documentations

2) Perform credit check on all files according to credit control policies and escalate irregularities, where appropriate

3) Monitor requests and issues-including confirmation of receipt of A/N

4) Update import statuses to overseas agent and customers

5) Ensure BOL’s are surrendered, express release and originals are required

6) Assist and advise customers of arrival, clearance and delivery schedule via email

7) Resolve issues for customers independently

8) Request competitive delivery rates

9) Maintain quotes and communication from carrier and vendor

10) Update delivery schedules accordingly to all parties involved

11) Maximize profitability on all files handled as well as to be cost conscious at all times

12) Ensure all cost and sell rates are updated and entered in system

13) Work in a team and independently


Critical Requirements


1) Appropriate full-time work experience is mandatory (no students or fresh graduates please)

2) Recent experience in the logistics industry is strongly preferred

3) Preference will be given to candidates with recent experience in supply chain


If you are qualified and aspire to work for an excellent, established company whose employees believe in teamwork and make great contributions to the industry, then this could be a golden opportunity for you. Please apply ASAP!


Compensation and Other Details


Base Salary: Highly competitive package, commensurate with experience

  • Published on 19 Nov 2021, 1:08 PM