Location:
NJ

Salary Range:$90,000.00 - $120,000.00


Position Id:
17155

Position Responsibilities:
Reporting to the Managing Director of a global freight forwarder headquartered in New Jersey, our client has been serving the logistics industry for 20+ years. Their services include Air Freight, Ocean Freight, Land Freight, Warehousing, Brokerage & Project Cargo, handling over 20,000 shipments annually for a growing list of customers worldwide.
The Import Manager will be responsible for managing import related functions that include ocean, air & customs brokerage activities. Will help to establish standard operating procedures and ensure conformance to operational metrics with the goal to continuously improve process flows.

Background Required:
  • International freight forwarding industry experience (5+ years)
  • Extensive knowledge of air & ocean imports
  • Strong understanding of customs brokerage processes
  • Staff management & training
  • Knowledge of overall US markets (rail, ports & domestic transportation carriers)
  • Experience working across global network of offices and agents
  • Established standard operating procedures & metrics
  • Computer literate: Microsoft Excel, Access, Word, PowerPoint, & Outlook
  • Residence: Saddle Brook, NJ (hybrid position)
Background Preferred (but not required):
  • Customs brokerage license
  • Education: Bachelor’s degree
Other Essential Abilities and Skills:
  • Excellent communication skills (verbal & written)
  • Client interface to assist in closing and implementing new business
  • Continuous improvement mindset
  • Detail oriented
  • Vendor relations

If you are interested in this opportunity but you’re not ready to apply, please email the Practice Leader provided below with your questions.

Contact:
Practice Director: Linda Marmash
Freight Forwarding Transportation

Lmarmash@GlobalESG.com
330.664.9400, ext. 129

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