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Project Coordinator - Specialty Cargo

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Location
Encino, CA
Job Type
Direct Hire
Date
Jul 21, 2017
Job ID
2476818
Are you experienced in Operations in a freight forwarding environment? 
Would you like to learn more about Imports, Export, Air, Ocean and Domestic logistics and work towards advancement? 
Does coordinating the worldwide movement of cargo for special, time sensitive projects sound appealing?

If so, please consider this opportunity being offered by our esteemed client, a successful provider of global
and domestic transportation and logistics services!
  
Major Responsibilities: 
Arrange movement of project cargo via air, ocean, rail or trucking, adhering to schedules and budgets
set forth by the client. 
Negotiate with vendors for best pricing/service, and maintain detailed financial records for each file.
Provide customers with operational planning, rate quotes, technical support, and information as needed. 
Handle all aspects of a project, including pickup, documentation, booking, tracking and tracing, 
delivery to final destination, and billing.  
Visit project site and assist clients with compliance and regulatory requirements. 
Provide regular shipment status updates to customers, management, and destination agents. 
Work closely with clients' associates, local service providers, and Company's offices/agents overseas
to ensure smooth, timely and successful delivery of cargo.

Requirements:
1-5 years operations experience with a freight forwarder/NVOCC and/or Customs Broker. 
Experience with logistics software: CargoWise by WiseTech Global a plus.
Current knowledge of operational procedures, documentation, regulations and service providers. 
Aptitude for negotiating competitive rates and services with truckers, warehouses, and other vendors.  
Excellent customer service, relationship-building, communication, computer and organizational skills.
Ability to handle day-to-day deadlines, pressures and issues with calm and urgency.   
Enjoyment of working closely with a team of associates, clients, vendors, and overseas colleagues.  

Stable work history, please.

The Company offers:
Full suite of door-to-door global logistics services.
Many years of stability, profitability, and expertise. 
Opportunities for personal and financial success and advancement.
Competitive salary, benefits.

**To be considered for this position, please apply online at the link below. All submissions will remain confidential.**

***If you do not meet the job requirements, but would like to submit your resume, please click the "Submit Your Resume" button on the Pinto Employment website.  We will keep your information on file for future opportunities.***


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