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Req ID: P25-118977-1

Customs Trade Specialist - Second Shift

Facility Operations
  • Company: FedEx Logistics
  • Category: Facility Operations
  • Employment Type: Full Time
  • Worker Sub-Type: Regular
  • Scheduled Weekly Hours:
  • Remote: No
  • Location: 2335 West Sunset Street, Springfield, MO 65807, United States

Description

This position is responsible for any of the various tasks listed as assigned. Decision making for release related tasks, assigning work to the appropriate queue for proper entry processing, live/quota entries, FDA/FWS entries, scrolling, voids/deletes and voluntary entries utilizing computer skills in a windows environment.

Maintains uniform business practices and procedures to ensure compliance with customs and oga laws and regulations and according to FedEx express expectations. Analyzes documentation provided to determine that harmonized tariff number and whether the shipment qualifies for special tariff treatment, NAFTA, reduced duty rates and ensures all government agency regulations are followed. Also ensures that the required information is submitted or transmitted electronically. Completes the classification of imported merchandise by determining the proper tariff classification and associate duty rate, and calculating the entered value using t/b and FedEx systems. Contact customers to resolve classifications questions or to obtain government documentation required for entry. Completes the release and classification processing of each aged shipment after obtaining all missing information or documentation or move to the proper queue for processing. Answers inquiries by FedEx express and FedEx express customers about the clearance status of any shipment. Accesses the internet, FedEx systems for customer databases, spreadsheets & manifest scrolling. Communicates with customers, CBP and other government agencies in order to obtain information necessary for release. Analyzes and researches unapplied cash and non-payments by using accounting systems (odq) and mainframe application 74. Makes necessary adjustments to the FedEx account as requested by management. Processes all monthly and additional invoices that need to be sent out to FedEx express.


HS Diploma or GED required. Minimum of 12 months of industry experience preferred. Minimum of 6 months work experience required. Data entry/keyboard experience required. CCS and/or Brokers license preferred. Required - MS Office, Outlook, Office equipment (phone, fax, photocopier, printer, scanner). Excellent communication skills, verbal and written. Organizational Skills. Inter-personal skills. Problem solving Skills. Handle high volume of work. Handle time sensitive work. Ability to work independently with minimum supervision. Ability to use multiple systems and reference material. Interact with customers, carriers, brokers, government agencies, internal staff, management of all levels, internal departments.

Knowledge of customs regs, harmonized tariff schedules preferred.


Preferred Qualifications: Shift: Monday-Friday 5 PM – 1:30 AM CST This will by hybrid in the Springfield area with more in office work to come later.

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FedEx Logistics provides freight forwarding, as well as import and export services that allow companies to reach markets throughout the world. They help customers of all sizes solve the intricacies of shipping goods globally by providing comprehensive international ocean and air freight forwarding, surface transportation and distribution, customs brokerage, trade and customs advisory services, and advanced e-commerce and trade facilitation solutions. We're glad you stopped by and hope your job search experience with FedEx Logistics, Inc. will be rewarding. We look forward to hearing from you!

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