Export Agent - Sterling
||45085 Old Ox Rd
||0 - 2 Years
||High School / GED
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Cavalier Logistics, a premier provider of global transportation, logistics and warehousing services for 30+ years, is seeking an Export Agent to join our team in Dulles, VA. Cavalier provides exceptional service in the areas of General cargo, Government services, and Biopharma services. Our decades of experience and emphasis on our clients specialized needs being our priority keeps customers coming back year after year. If you would like to join a dedicated team and contribute to a sterling reputation, this might be the position for you.
The successful candidate will be primarily responsible for managing outgoing international shipments from pickup through delivery, using their good working knowledge of air freight, sea freight, truck services, completing waybills for all modes of transportation, and employing strong customer service skills. Industry experience is a must and compensation will depend upon that experience. Cavalier is an equal opportunity employer offering a competitive salary and full benefits package including health, dental and vision insurance, 401(k), life insurance and an Employee Assistance Program.
Processing shipments for export
Knowledge of international rules
Strong customer service skills
Booking shipments with airlines
Working knowledge of airline routes
Negotiation of spot rates
Preparing and/or proofreading all associated export documents
Submitting shipment pre-advices and export documents to overseas agents
Monitoring departures, shipments in transit, arrivals, clearance and delivery
Verifying documentation with US and foreign government regulations, export declarations, certificates of origin and related documents
Providing Proof of Delivery to customers
Other duties that may be assigned
Strong customer service skills a must
Willing and able to learn new tasks with training provided
Must pass background check
Good verbal and written communication skills
Bi-Lingual a plus
Microsoft Office Suite and strong PC skills
Ability to work with demanding deadlines
Ability to work independently as well as part of a team
Must be detail oriented, thorough, accurate, and solve problems efficiently
Minimum High School/GED
If you enjoy a fast-paced environment, are a self-starter, have great organizational skills and are a team player - apply for this great position today! We are an equal employment opportunity employer.
Please email resume to firstname.lastname@example.org or attach when responding to this ad or fax to 703-935-2583. No phone calls, please.
Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.
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