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Expeditors Ocean Import Agent in Hazelwood, Missouri

“We’re not in the shipping business; we’re in the information business” -Peter Rose, Expeditors Founder

Global supply chain management is what we do, but at the heart of Expeditors you will find professionalism, leadership, and a friendly environment, all of which foster an innovative, customer service-based approach to logistics.

  • 18,000 trained professionals

  • 250+ locations worldwide

  • Fortune 500

  • Globally unified systems

Scope of Position

Ensure timely and accurate movement of freight and information, while providing exceptional customer service within the Ocean Import Department.

Major Duties and Responsibilities

  • Operations/Industry Knowledge

  • Customer Service

  • Vendor Relations

  • Procedure and Productivity Standards Adherence

  • Accounting

  • Accurate and Timely Billing

  • Self Development

  • Understand department process flow, looking for best practices to improve operational efficiency and productivity

  • Overseas communications, timely responses to emails and requests (internal and external)

  • Escalation of problems to Management when necessary

  • Bachelor’s degree preferred.

  • 6 months experience in Ocean Import

  • Effective interpersonal skills.

  • Good computer skills (Excel, Word, PowerPoint)

  • Attention to Detail

  • Fluent in English

Reporting Structure

  • Ocean Import Lead Agent, Supervisor and Manager

Expeditors offers excellent benefits

  • Paid Vacation, Holiday, Sick Time

  • Health Plan: Medical, Prescription Drug, Dental and Vision

  • Life and Long Term Disability Insurance

  • 401(k) Retirement Savings Plan (US only)

  • Employee Stock Purchase Plan

  • Training and Personnel Development Program

All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.

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