OEC Group Logistics Traffic Coordinator in Kansas City, Missouri

What we?re looking for?

  • OEC Group is currently looking for candidates interested in the logistics/ supply chain industry. We offer a full training program to all new hires in the Operations Department. Open to entry level and experienced candidates.

  • The Traffic Coordinator is responsible for being the main point of contact in dealing with all requests and disputes related to any service contracts with trucking companies.

What we can offer you:

Established in 1981, OEC Group is one of the leading NVOCC freight forwarding companies. With headquarters located in Taipei, Taiwan, as well as regional headquarters in New York and branches throughout Asia, North America, and Europe; OEC Group enjoys a strong position in a rapidly growing market. OEC Group provides our customers with import and export services, as well as, door-to-door services for both international and domestic needs. We remain competitive by offering a wide range of logistics services, including: ocean and air freight, rail, trucking, warehousing and distribution, customs brokerage, cargo insurance and more.

About OEC Group

Established in 1981, OEC Group is one of the leading NVOCC freight forwarding companies. With headquarters located in Taipei, Taiwan, as well as regional headquarters in New York and branches throughout Asia, North America, and Europe; OEC Group enjoys a strong position in a rapidly growing market. OEC Group provides our customers with import and export services, as well as, door-to-door services for both international and domestic needs. We remain competitive by offering a wide range of logistics services, including: ocean and air freight, rail, trucking, warehousing and distribution, customs brokerage, cargo insurance and more.

Perks & Benefits of OEC Group

After successfully completing and passing a standard 90-day introductory period the employee is provided with the following benefits package. This includes:

  • Individual Health Insurance Coverage (Medical and Dental) ? Paid for by the company

  • Life and Accidental Insurance Coverage

  • Vacation/ Personal/ Floating Days

  • Annual Performance review and opportunity for salary adjustment and bonus (contingent upon company financials and on-the-job performances)

  • After 1 full year of employment: 401K Plan with up to 3% company match

Company Culture

OEC Group provides a fun, family-oriented work culture. We are a well-established company that is continually growing and looking for strong team players. We often host company outings such as team dinners, holiday parties, company picnics, and team building activities!

About the Position

Duties and responsibilities include the following (other duties may be assigned):

  • The Traffic Coordinator is primarily responsible for containers/shipments tracking, tracing, and updating shipments while developing and maintaining good relationships with carriers, truckers, customers and warehouses, etc.

  • Schedule truckers to pick up or deliver ocean containers to customer in a timely manner.

  • Communicates with vendors for payment disputes and service requirements.

  • Communicates with internal office (includes internal department, branch offices and oversea offices) for container delivery status.

  • Ability to handle issues such as re-scheduling of delivery status, terminal congestions, receiving and resolving warehouse unloading issues.

Work Schedule

Kansas City Office 8:00 am ? 5:00 pm CST

Qualifications

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Looking for candidates with good follow up abilities, strong organizational skills, and email communication skills.

Education & Experience

Associate's degree and six months to one year of related experience. Experience dealing with a high volume of data entry.

Computer Skills

To perform this job successfully, an individual should have knowledge of Microsoft Office.

Physical Demands

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

While performing the duties of this Job, the employee is regularly required to sit for long periods of time, and requires the ability to speak and hear. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision for data entry.

OEC Group is an Equal Opportunity Employer.