Freight Coordinator

Houston, TX 77073

Posted: 05/22/2019 Employment Type: Temp To Hire Industry: Industrial Job Number: 46777 Pay Rate: $16-$22.00

Freight Coordinator

TPI is now hiring a Freight Coordinator in North Houston responsible for coordinating import/export processes efficiently and work jointly with logistics distribution services groups to ensure movements of goods are compliance and aiming improvements on time delivery of goods to local business segments. This role is Temp to Hire, paying $16-$22 per hour, with working hours of Monday-Friday 8:00 a.m.- 5:00p.m

Computes import and export documentation for incoming and outgoing shipments and ensure accuracy of documentation and verify compliance standards domestically and or internationally.

Benefits offered upon direct hire:
Paid time off
Health insurance
Dental insurance
Healthcare spending or reimbursement accounts such as HSAs or FSAs
Retirement benefits or accounts


Responsibilities:

  • Responsible to have Import and export systems updated as needed or locally defined in the country including data and document storage where necessary.
  • Responsible to analyze customs duty exemptions and free trade agreements where necessary to reduce cost of imports and exports.
  • Responsible and accountable for performance factors related to MA and or SLA in the country.
  • Communicate with customs and local authorities for day to day operational issues.
  • Responsible and accountable to ensure all import and export duty tariff codes are correctly applied in to all incoming and outgoing shipments.
  • Comply with customs requirements and manage customs duty costs to a minimal exposure; regular conduct regulatory self-audits / compliance to the latest customs regulations; keep customs documents in proper filing, maintenance, and retention.
  • Review future shipping requirements and identify most cost-effective methods.
  • May examine invoices and shipping manifests for conformity to tariff and customs regulations.
  • May contact customs officials to effect release of incoming freight and resolve customs delays.
  • May prepare reports of transactions to facilitate billing of shippers and foreign carriers.

Requirements:

  • At least two-years of industry experience
  • High school or equivalent (Required)
  • Logistics 2 years required
  • Import or Export 2 years required
  • Interpersonal skills necessary to communicate (verbally and intuitively) effectively with both customers and internal personnel
  • Strong knowledge of Microsoft Office (Word, Excel)
  • The ability to work in a fast-paced environment
  • Must be career oriented, hardworking, quick learner
  • SAP Experience is a plus
  • Customs Experience is a plus

Ready to Apply?

We kindly ask you to please make sure you have fully read the above requirements as determined by our client company. If you already applied with TPI Staffing, please send the Recruiter an updated resume and reference the Job ID.You only need to apply once to be considered for all of our job openings or call the Recruiter for more details.

Rubi Hernandez
Recruiter - Hablo Español

Hi, I'm Rubi! We have offices throughout Texas, I am located at our Spring Office 322 Spring Hill Dr, Suite A100 Spring, TX 77386 open M-F 8:00 AM - 5:30 PM. Walk-Ins are welcome.  

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