Logistics/Import Specialist in Memphis, TN at Vaco

Date Posted: 9/22/2020

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Job Description

Logistics/Import Specialist

This company is currently seeking a logistics/import specialist to join their team. The specialist is responsible for supporting the Company operations team with regard to shipments, scheduling and inventory.

Primary Responsibilities:
• Manage the import, shipping and customs processes for inbound shipments
• Communicate with manufacturing facility in China regarding shipment schedules and lead times
• Enter sales orders, purchase orders, invoices and bills into systems
• Manage outbound shipments to meet delivery schedule
• Organize and maintain document files
• Attend weekly Operations meetings
• Analyze and improve operations procedures
• Provide initiatives for business growth
• Perform other duties as assigned

Job Requirements:
• Bachelor's degree required
• 5+ years experience with customs clearance (Customs Broker or Customs/Import Specialist)
• Read and find customs codes and regulations for any item quickly
• Strong mathematical skills required
• Fluent speaking and writing Mandarin preferred
• Great interpersonal skills; displays honesty, ethics and integrity at all times
• Excellent customer service and communication skills including a positive attitude
• Strong problem-solving ability and analytical skills with a focus on organization
• Proficient computer skills including Microsoft Office and Windows OS
• Must have prompt and regular attendance, a sense of urgency, self-motivation and discipline
• QuickBooks experience a plus
• Minimum of 40 hours per week

They offer a competitive salary, generous benefits package, opportunities for advancement and a positive work environment that recognizes initiative and enables personal growth.
401(k) Matching
Dental Insurance
Flexible Spending Account
Health Insurance
Paid Time Off
Vision Insurance