158102 - Ocean Export Agent
NY-New York
Lake Success
Up to $24 DOE
Our Client is a Mid-sized Int'l Freight Forwarder

Seeking:OCEAN EXPORT AGENT-Lake Success,NY Office

Ability to handle Ocean export functions from A-Z.
Booking, spot rate carrier negotiation, create OBL and other required documentation. Knowledge of Ocean consolidations and full container shipments. FCL/LCL.

Job responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

•Follow up on outbound freight with Carriers and overseas Agents

•Timely follow up of priority orders and pick ups

•Data Entry, Export document preparation

•File maintenance, including new set ups, PO tracking, input, comments and other such work as needed

•Client and agent billings

•Approve and input payables per file

•Provide administrative support to export sales team as requested

•Check and verify all export documentation to ensure compliance and client needs are met

•Review and answer emails along with communicating with overseas agents and clients

•Work with various Ocean Carriers/NVOCC/FF

•Create rate quotes and bookings as per customer requests.

Job Requirements:
Skills and Requirements:
•Minimum 2 to 5 years freight forwarding experience with knowledge of OCEAN Export
> Must have current Export ocean experience, Import Ocean only experience will NOT be considered.
•Good knowledge of international shipping procedures.
•Good knowledge of Port practices and procedures.
•Good math abilities and focus.
•PC skills proficiency.
•Good telephone manner and mature.

Company offers full medical benefits and 401k

Lisa Roll at lroll@chiptonross.com
343 Main Street
El Segundo, CA 90245

Phone: (310) 414-7800 x243 or (800) 927-9318 x243

Candidates responding to this posting must currently possess the eligibility to work in the United States. No third parties please.

Chipton-Ross provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex (including pregnancy), age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by Federal, State or local law. This policy governs all areas of employment at Chipton-Ross, including recruiting, hiring, training, assignment, promotions, compensation, benefits, discipline, and terminations.