Freight Forwarder - Export Coordinator

Up to $65,000 to start plus bonuses 4x per year and outstanding company-sponsored benefits

North Suburbs of Chicago - Deerfield Area

Position Type:
Full-time | Direct-hire

Job Description:

Supply Chain / Operations / Freight Forwarding
Freight Forwarder - Export Coordinator

Up to $65,000 to start plus bonuses 4x per year and outstanding company-sponsored benefits

As Freight Forwarder, you will:

- Receive complete training
- Communicate with customers, freight forwarders and internal teams
- Generate sales quotes
- Take, enter and process orders
- Hedge orders as needed
- Arrange international shipments with Freight Forwarders
- Fill out all required shipping and export documentation
- Maintain customer account information in the database
- Review customer's Letters of Credit
- Approve order releases
- Track shipments and provide status updates on open orders
- Monitor inventory supply levels
- Create and distribute invoices
- Generate routine and special reports
- Maintain manual and electronic file systems
- Perform other duties as assigned

An ideal candidate profile will include:

- At least 2 years of Supply Chain, Operations, Logistics, Shipping Coordination, Order Management, Inventory Management or similar/related experience
- Experience with export processes, export documentation and international shipments


- Intermediate to advanced proficiency with Microsoft Word and Excel
- Accurate data entry skills
- A High School Diploma or Equivalent


+++ An Associate's or Bachelor's Degree
+++ Knowledge of the Minerals, Chemicals or Chemical Compound industries

North Suburbs of Chicago - Deerfield, IL

Our client is a global supplier of minerals and chemical compounds.

Enhanced health safety policies, procedures and measures are in place within the facility.

Please submit your resume by using the Apply Now feature.

All resumes submitted will be reviewed based on the candidate profile listed above.

Candidates with the most relevant background will be selected first and asked to participate in a screening.

JG ID #23-1036 - Deerfield, IL 60015

Relevant Skills, Experience, Industries:
Administrative Skills Supply Chain 2 - Logistics, Transportation, Dispatch, Warehouse, Freight, Import, Export, Customs, etc. Administrative Skills, Manufacturing, Processing, Refining

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