Ocean Import Coordinator - Freight Forwarding - Burlington, ON

Our client is a well-established international freight forwarder with offices around the world that have a reputation for providing quality service, as well as being willing to cross-train its employees in other modes.

As a result of growth, they are seeking to hire a candidate with 1-3 years experience, who hopefully also has exports knowledge.

Duties and Responsibilities:

Preparing Far East Ocean and Import documentation
Prepare Ocean Bills of Lading, Prepare Advice Notes, Manifests
Provide rates quotes to the sales department OR Source rates for the sales department from ocean and ground carriers
Make Bookings with steamship lines and carriers
Confirm bookings with customers and overseas agents
Send pre-alerts to customers
Coordinating/Communicating with overseas agents
Invoicing/BillingTracking and tracing of containers
Releasing cargo to consignees
Arranging local deliveries for FCL/LCL shipments.
Excellent Customer Service and problem solving skills

High School Graduate - CIFFA Training an asset
1-3 years of Far East Ocean Imports experience in with an international freight forwarder in Canada
Good communication skills & familiarity with all import processes and procedures
Must be customer service oriented work well in a team
Knowledge of Canadian Import Procedures
Customer service and problem solving

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