We are seeking an International Logistics Specialist to join our Global Team. The International Logistics Specialist (LAE) will both develop and operate our Air/Ocean and Import/Export service offerings. At R+L Global Logistics and R+L Truckload Services, providing the best level of customer service and the most efficient international transportation solutions in the industry has always been our key to success. Handling our customers' imports and exports, along with their trucking coordination from point A to point B is our expertise. If you are looking to join a growing organization with unlimited opportunities then apply with us today, we look forward speaking to you!Summary of Key ResponsibilitiesResponsibilities and essential job functions include, but are not limited to the following: Timely preparation of rates and quotes for customers and overseas agents Coordinate the routing of import and export bookings with airline and ocean carriers Support the development of existing and new customers by working closely with your Branch Manager and the entire sales organization Collaborate and build relationships with customers, carriers, and agent representatives regarding air, ocean, import, and export products to strengthen service competitiveness Prepare all necessary shipping documentation related to international bookings and process all import/export documentation to clearing agents to include: (HAWB's, MAWB's, AES's, Manifest, Shipping Instructions, Haz Cargo Decl., Bill of Ladings, and Certificate of Origin, etc.) Dispatch pick-ups to authorized agents and drayage companies, shipping lines, airlines, trucking companies, clearing agents, warehouses, and all other parties involved in the shipment Track and trace shipments, researching and resolving any issues regarding billing or shipping discrepancies, communicate timely correspondence back to both customers and vendors Act as a liaison with Custom Brokers and agents, along with Ocean and Air Terminal Operators Support your branches quarterly metrics while obtaining if not exceeding your individual metricsKnowledge, Skills, and Abilities: Ability to work in a blended operations and customer development role Self motivated, assertive, and responds to branch metrics Reads, analyzes and interprets highly complex international regulations and procedures Manages complex transactional or emotional customer situations promptly and professionally Ability to multitask in a fast paced environment with rapidly changing priorities Contributes to building a positive team spirit and puts success of team above own interests Ability to read, write, and speak English fluentlyQualificationsSummary of Experience and Education High school Diploma or GED Preferred but not required, a Bachelor's Degree in Business with emphasis in Supply Chain Management, Transportation and Logistics, Sales and Marketing, or International Business Minimum of two years International Forwarding Experience Detailed knowledge of operational procedures regarding air, ocean, import/export business Strong customer service, customer development, or business development experience Knowledge of state, federal, and international applicable laws and regulations i.e. customs, TSA, security, and all other import and export government agencies that regulate international trade Prior experience with Cargowise software system preferred but not required Experience in Microsoft Office Suite and other spreadsheet applicationsR+L Global Logistics and R+L Truckload Services provide both domestic and international shipping solutions. We offer a complete range of efficient transportation, logistics, and supply chain management services to meet the changing demands of businesses both internationally and domestically. With 16 offices across the country, we have locations in: Fort Myers, Miami, Ocala, Orlando, Atlanta, Cincinnati, Nashville, Kansas City, Indianapolis, Chicago, Dallas, Laredo, Salt Lake City, Phoenix, Denver, and Los Angeles allowing our transportation specialists to optimize the supply chain process for our customers.If you are self-driven and entrepreneurial with the desire to grow both personally and professionally, then you can be an integral part of our continued expansion. To learn more, please apply online today.We offer a competitive base salary plus bonus opportunity along with a benefits package!
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