Airfreight/Logistics Specialist

Location
Princeton, MN
Salary
Salary commensurate with experience
Posted
Jan 17, 2013
Closes
Feb 16, 2013
Job Type
Employee
Employment Status
Full Time

We are a fast-paced and growing forwarder that specializes in the agricultural industry.  We have an exciting opportunity for an Airfreight/Logistics Specialist to join our team in Princeton, MN (Northern Sherburne County).

Tasks and accountablities:  *Completes coordination between all applicable parties for Airfreight shipments.  *Ensures service commitments are achieved and maintained in accordance with client and company objectives.  *Prepares price quotations on inbound/outbound international freight.  *Prepare, route and cut airbills and manifests.  *Arrange for pick up and movement of freight to gateways.  *Provides customers with advice concerning terms of delivery, payment, insurance and all other Airfreight services affecting client needs.  *Ensures invoicing of rendered services is completed accurately and in a timely manner.

Qualifications:

1 - 3 years Airfreight/Logistics operations experience, High School diploma or GED

Knowledge of general freight forwarding terms and standards

Understanding of US Automated Freight System (AES)

Familiarity of TSA procedures and basic Airfreight knowledge - import and export

Ability to work with demanding deadlines in a high-pressure environment

Spanish speaking a plus