LOGISTICS MANAGER IMPORT / EXPORT (Ai r-/Oceanfreight) specialized in AUTOMOTIVE LOGISTICS
Are you looking for a challenging position in a young and dynamic team of a freight forwarding company?
IQS Logistic Consulting Corp is part of the IQS Group, which was founded in Munich in 1998 and is one of the world’s most recognized and trusted names for automotive logistics. Based in Germany we are looking to expand our services in the US.
Service is our main goal. We are willing to go that extra mile. By offering all-inclusive packages, we create individual solutions to all logistic challenges. We offer flexible door to door transports via air and ocean freight, time sensitive customs clearance and warehousing. As a freight forwarder of high value and sensitive goods we also provide our own equipment, preparation area and the knowledge of building up and stacking of cars. Supervision and handling of a variety of cars (vintage, show cars, test cars, etc.) and highly sensitive model cars are also part of our service range.
To enhance our US facilities we have a job opening for a full time logistics manager import / export at our office in El Segundo.
Ø Receive and validate Customer Inquiries
Ø Compiling and Submission of Quotations on all modes of transportation (Air/Ocean/Truck)
Ø Filing Quotations and Orders
Ø Organizing and Supervision of pick-up/delivery / Airport Supervision
Ø Issue shipment related Documents (Import/Export) HAWB/MAWB/AES, etc.
Ø Order Entry / Filing and Recording
Ø Serve as a liaison between Document Processing / Physical Handling and Supervision / Customer
Ø Assist Sales in compiling quotes by providing rates, tariffs, etc.
Ø Project Assistance
Ø Increase customer satisfaction through proactive contact
Ø Bachelor's Degree preferred. Experience may be substituted in lieu of education
Ø Ability to work in a busy office
Ø Excellent communication skills
Ø Excellent knowledge of freight forwarding
Ø Good judgement skills and ability to make decisions
Ø Must have strong problem solving skills and the ability to think and respond quickly to sales
Ø Highly motivated
Ø Operational experience
Ø Take on responsibility for all work projects and supervision
Ø Proficient with MS Word, Excel and Outlook
Ø Clear and articulate communication skills
Ø Must be adaptable to changing needs of clients
Ø Effective follow-up skills
Ø In-depth knowledge of the company's product and services
Ø Multilingual a plus
Experience in freight forwarding / warehousing is a plus.
Facts & Figures
Freight Forwarder / Automotive Logistic Project Manager
El Segundo (Los Angeles County)
Position offered by
IQS Logistic Consulting Corp.
Senior Automotive Logistic Manager
Yes - business travels (USA & Canada), less 25%
Work permit required
Shift work required