Air Import Operations
Requisition ID: POSTING-3-83622
Job Title: Air Import Operations
Job Requisition Number: RC96685
Time Type: Full Time
Job Type: Regular
Primary Job Posting Location:
3700 N. Commerce Drive
East Point, Georgia 30344
Posting Date: 2018-10-05
Job Posting End Date: 2018-11-03
Process Air Import shipments from pre-alert to delivery. To provide customers with the highest quality service by providing consistent customer service and resolution in order to ensure timely release of inbound movement of freight/cargo. Knowledge of shipment terms, customs forms is a must.
Provide and ensure a high level of air import customer service by developing and maintaining a strong relationship with customers' front line personnel in the various operating divisions and subsidiaries. Prepare, analyze, and/or submit air import documentation to the appropriate parties (U.S. Customs, agents, clients) in order to ensure they are in accordance with all applicable laws and regulations relating to customs and transportation. Process air import arrival notices for U.S. Customs entry process. Anticipate, identify, and resolve problems which could delay the timely release or movement of freight. Maintain relationships with correspondent brokers, T&B, and other service providers to ensure that agents exceed the customers' service requirements. Track and Trace arrival of air import cargo inclusive of dispatch of freight. Ensure that invoicing and vendor payments are billed accurately and resolve billing issues as needed. Complete accurate data input or corrections into computer files to ensure service milestones are met. For transportation customer service reps: develop rates and/or provide quotes for the movement of freight. Research and negotiate carrier rates. Resolve billing issues, coordinate post entry activity on customer's behalf.
High school diploma/GED. Proficient computer skills. Strong Customer Svc, organizational & communication (written/oral) skills. Basic math skills for conversions to metric and currency evaluations. One and a half (1 1/2) years of work/field experience preferred.
FedEx Trade Networks 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 Trade Networks, Inc. will be rewarding. We look forward to hearing from you!
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