Job Title: Customs Brokerage Agent
Job Requisition Number: RC167899
Time Type: Full Time
Job Type: Regular
Primary Job Posting Location:
50 Cypress Ln
Brisbane, California 94005
Posting Date: 2019-08-15
Job Posting End Date: 2019-08-26
To expedite release and delivery of cargo by assembling and routing documents inside and outside of the office and recording significant events as they occur. In addition, this individual ensures timely payment of customs duties by collecting and submitting entry summary documentation. Provide assistance to supervisor by monitoring work, assisting in problem resolution and training other associates.
Ensure timely payment of customs duties by collecting and submitting entry and entry summary documentation. Determines priority and special processing requirements for transactions by reviewing instructions and/or communicating with customer service associates. Completes entry/release transaction processing by photocopying, assembling and routing documents to U.S. Customs, other government agencies, and carriers, and by assembling and distributing invoices. Ensure prompt movement of cargo by obtaining freight release and communicating with carriers. Ensures compliance with customs regulations by assembling entry summary documents and arranging for timely duty payment. Maintains physical and electronic transaction records by updating computer system with file status and notes, and by filing documents. Provides support for other team associates by identifying and completing more complex or urgent tasks. Provide assistance to supervisor by monitoring workload and workflow. Ensures consistently high level of service by assisting in problem resolution, and by assisting in problem resolution, and by training other associates. Ensures regulatory compliance by reviewing and retaining training material and documentation, as well as any published procedure guides.
High school diploma/GED. This individual should be very organized and detail-oriented, able to prioritize and manage a large amount of work and documents. Should be able to move quickly between a number of tasks, reassigning priorities throughout the day. Should be very knowledgeable about customs entry assembly procedures and local practices, for obtaining carrier release and dispatching freight. Good communication skills needed to interface with other members of the team and department. Must be able to provide guidance to other associates, and to resolve or assist in resolving problems.
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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