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Air Export Team Lead - Atlanta, GA

Branch ID: 5089

Pay Rate/Salary: $18.00 - $21.00

STAFFMARK ATLANTA AIRPORT IS CURRENTLY HIRING FOR A DIRECT HIRE OPPORTUNITY WITH ONE OF OUR CUSTOMERS IN COLLEGE PARK AREA.

IF INTERESTED, PLEASE EMAIL YOUR RESUME TODAY! CHRISTINA.CHILDS@STAFFMARK.COM

Posting Description:

The Atlanta, GA Branch has an excellent opportunity for an Air Export Team Leader. We are looking for a team player with 10+ years experience in the freight forwarding industry, particularly in air cargo. The ideal candidate will possess excellent communication, customer service, analytic and follow up skills. Very good interpersonal skills, attention to details and a positive, professional demeanor are essential for success. Position reports to the Assistant Manager of Air Cargo. Duties include but are not limited to the following:

Primary Duties:

  • Perform specific and assigned operations and administrative tasks in order to provide high quality customer service while meeting the Company's goals
  • Prepare all necessary shipping documentation to effectuate proper and legal transport of goods and services both internationally and domestically
  • Organize and negotiate with air carriers for rates for air cargo booking, consolidation services
  • Timely and efficiently handle routine Air Export shipments
  • Handle non-routine, complex shipping transactions for high profile customers
  • Perform operations tasks in order to provide high quality customer service while meeting the Company's KPI's
  • Provide professional, customer service by direct customer contact
  • Responsible for Air Carrier relationships, obtaining and maintaining rates and schedules
  • Evaluating vendor and carrier performance, taking action to prevent and correct to align their performance with ours
  • Work effectively with internal departments, other regional branches and offices and all external contacts
  • Develop and execute continuous improvement processes to increase efficiencies and improve performance for our customers
  • Ensure customers and operations staff are well informed of changes in customer service requirements and regulatory matters
  • Align operations, warehouse, vendor and carrier allocated resources for overall efficient cargo operations, balancing cost effective and timely service
  • Maintain and create local operational SOP's that are compliant with company and regulatory requirements
  • Collaborate, interpret and implement sales strategies with operations, vendors and carriers
  • Analyze vendor, carrier cost, volume and routing statistics, among other factors to drive innovative strategies that leverage our strengths to increase margin and revenue
  • Maintain records and interface with government agencies to meet international trade compliance requirements
  • Gather and utilize internal, community and trade source data to generate insights that meet company and customer goals
  • Review carrier and vendor P/L with management on a monthly basis

Requirements:
Ideal candidate will have at least 5 years’ experience in international freight forwarding, with particular regards to operations, analytics & accounting Must demonstrate a relentless personal drive to improve products and processes Must demonstrate a relentless personal drive to plan, set and execute goals, training and self-education that drive business solutions In depth knowledge of Air Export and Gateway functions, processes and procedures Strong computer skills (AS-400, Microsoft Word, Excel, Lotus Notes) Demonstrate advanced computer and office software capability, especially

About Staffmark

The Company supports affirmative action and equal employment opportunity. The Company will provide equal employment in employment practices to all applicants for employment. Employment decisions shall be made without regard to any protected characteristic such as, but not limited to, race, color, religion, gender, age, disability, national origin, ancestry, citizen status, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital status, status in regard to public assistance, disabled veterans, recently separated veterans, Armed Forces service medal veterans and other protected veterans, genetic information and other legally protected classes. Furthermore, the Company is an E-Verify employer. Information provided on this application will not be used for any discriminatory purposes. The Company complies with all applicable federal, state and local non-discrimination laws and regulations. The Company will provide reasonable accommodations in the application or interviewing process. If you need a reasonable accommodation in the application or interviewing process, please contact us.

Job ID:
94025

Branch ID/Name:
5089

Location:
Atlanta, GA

Category:
Admin - Clerical

Job Type:
Direct Hire Position
Industry
Admin - Clerical

Posted:
1/11/2019

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Air Export Team Lead

City, State or Zip Code: Atlanta, GA

Position Type: Direct Hire Position

Date Posted: 1/11/2019