#1656 Air Import Specialist

05.20.2022

Position Title: Air Import Specialist
Location: Elk Grove Village / Illinois
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Salary: $35-58K

Bond Consultants is a dynamic firm which provides professional employment services to many people with different backgrounds and skills. One of our clients - a Global Logistics Company- is currently looking for an Air Import Specialist. This position is pays $35-58K per year, based on experience.

Responsibilities:

  • Execute orders by confirming arrival times, coordinating with customs brokerage, inputting date, and dispatching deliveries.
  • Retrieve shipment details, handle all documentation for cargo release and data entry for each shipment.
  • Receive and track purchase orders from Importers/Overseas offices for pending air shipments.
  • Obtain all necessary documentation from shipment carriers, match them with pre‐ advices and open file in the system.
  • Issue delivery orders to carriers and arrange timely delivery.
  • Monitor and trace lost freight and shortages; follow‐up with airlines/shipping lines and inform all parties involved.
  • Communicate with and ensure release of the freight from air carries.
  • Notify client/customs broker of arrival and charges due; provide accurate job costing forecast and perform bulling to client and/or other offices.
  • Schedule and coordinate deliveries to the customer.
  • Assure that each file contains all necessary documentation in sequence.
  • Maintain logs, entries and import traffic.
  • Billing to customers.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.

Qualifications:

  • Ability to maintain good relationships with customers and suppliers (air carriers, trucking companies, and others involved).
  • Understand and can apply TSA regulations for moving air export cargo.
  • Have knowledge of airport codes, carrier routings, geographic knowledge of key cities in each country.
  • Detail orientated and strong follow-up skills.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft office (Word, Excel, Outlook).
  • Good organizational and time management skills

As an agency, we believe that every jobseeker can potentially bring something special to our clients. If you have any interest at all in our current opportunities, we encourage you to apply. It is our goal to give not only our clients but also candidates aid in their professional prosperity. We would be glad to do our best in helping all applicants make their Next steps towards their career goals, whatever they may be.

Job Number/ID 1656
Job Type Full Time Non-Exempt
Location / State Elk Grove Village / Illinois
Salary $35-58K
Language English
Visa Sponsor No
Agent Name Jeremy Salzer
Inquiry jsalzer@bond-consultants.com

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