AJC Logistics: Nvocc Import & Export Specialist(Bi-Lingual)

AJC International Jacksonville , FL 32277

Posted 2 months ago

About AJC Logistics:

AJC Logistics LLC is a full-service logistics provider offering a complete transportation solution to our customers in over the road services, freight forwarding, and or warehousing. We specialize in the management of refrigerated cargo to the food industry however do no limit ourselves to just food. We have been in business for the past 45 years serving both domestic and international customers. In the past 10 years we have focused our energy in growing our truckload brokerage business while expanding our services in ocean transportation to the Jones Act trades of Puerto Rico, Hawaii and Alaska.

Job Description:

We are seeking a highly motivated Import & Export Specialist(Bi-Lingual) to join our NVOCC team in Jacksonville, FL! The Import & Export Specialist will be responsible for providing the highest level of service and creative solutions to our customers while effectively quoting and coordinating import and export shipments. The ideal candidate should have a working knowledge of import & export documentation, domestic & international freight forwarding experience, and should be service oriented, proactive, adaptable, and a creative problem solver.

Scope of Responsibility:

  • Manage domestic and international import & export shipments for key customers.

  • Book shipments with steamship lines and/or truckers.

  • Coordinate with loading facilities, truckers, ocean carriers, and other vendors in the US and internationally.

  • Prepare required documentation for each shipment.

  • Track and trace cargo.

  • Update all systems with shipping and customer information.

  • Provide constant communication and updates to customers.

  • Manage all pricing for key customer accounts to ensure that correct information is in the system for billing.

  • Send invoices to customer to ensure timely payment.

  • Other related tasks as assigned.

Essential Skills

  • Ability to multi-task.

  • Strong interpersonal skills, ability to communicate and interact with all levels of management, clients, and vendors.

  • The ability to work in a team-oriented, and fast pace environment.

  • Requires attention to detail, excellent problem solving, conflict resolution, and organizational skills.

  • High level of energy, lots of enthusiasm, and a strong sense of urgency.

Education and Experience

  • Bachelor's Degree or related experience.

  • 1 to 2 years of ocean import and export experience with an NVOCC or freight forwarder is required.

  • Experience with working with ocean carriers and drayage (trucking).

  • Intermediate to advanced knowledge of Microsoft office (Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint).

  • Knowledge of incoterms.

  • Bi-Lingual(Spanish)

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AJC Logistics: Nvocc Import & Export Specialist(Bi-Lingual)

AJC International