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ManpowerGroup 1st Shift Freight Forwarder (Ocean Freight - Import/Export) in Wilmington, North Carolina

Manpower is hiring for a Freight Forwarder who has experience within the agriculture Import/Export logistics realm. With your 3+ years' experience handling Ocean Freight Forwarding Services Manpower may have the perfect career opportunity for you!

What's in it for you?

  • Monday - Friday: 8AM - 5PM or 9AM - 6PM (OT as needed)

  • Competitive Pay rate: $19/hr.

  • Located in Wilmington, CA

  • True temp to hire position

What you'll be doing:

  • Making bookings with Ocean Freight Shipping Lines

  • Preparing, sending, changing, and updating bookings to Production Team

  • Assisting Dispatch team to resolve booking issues

  • Coordinating with Documentation Team to get work order for AES and SI

  • Filing AES with US Customs and Border for Export Declaration in a timely manner

  • Filling Shipping Instructions with Shipping Lind Documentation to proof and releasing Bill of Lading and other documents in a timely manner

  • Coordinating day to day between Drayage Truckers and Dispatch Team to update booking; late gate

  • Coordinating between Shipping Line Billing Department and Accounting Department to ensure ocean freight is billed correctly and payment is arranged to release OBL in a timely manner

  • Coordinating between Shipping Lines and Production Team to resolve any disputed invoices

  • Improving forwarding process on cost, efficiency and relationship

  • Providing and maintaining exemplary customer service

  • Supporting all team member to achieve target and cost savings

  • Assisting with other projects and duties as assigned by upper Management as needed

The skills we are looking for:

  • 3-5 years' experience working in Logistics, Distribution, or Manufacturing environment

  • 3-5 years of Export Forwarding experience is preferred

  • Extremely detailed

  • Ability to manage multiple competing priorities while meeting deadlines

  • Problem solving skills

  • Good verbal and written communication skills

  • Superior demonstrated PC skills, Word, Excel, and Business Email Correspondence

  • Ability to inspire/support team members to work effectively across functional areas

Stop your job search and apply today. Do you need more information? Text: (310) 245 - 4231. We love referrals so please share our job with friends and family.

We will consider for employment all qualified applicants, including those with criminal histories, in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable state and local laws, including the City of Los Angeles' Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring Ordinance

ManpowerGroup is committed to providing equal employment opportunities in a professional, high quality work environment. It is the policy of ManpowerGroup and all of its subsidiaries to recruit, train, promote, transfer, pay and take all employment actions without regard to an employee's race, color, national origin, ancestry, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, religion, age, disability, protected veteran status, or any other basis protected by applicable law.

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