Import Agent I
Company: Yusen Logistics
Posted on: May 13, 2022
Import Agent I
The Import Agent is responsible for "breaking apart" consolidated
freight shipments imported into the US via ocean or air carriers.
The Import Agent is engaged in the preparation of files,
distribution of documents, collection of funds associated with the
breakdown (break bulk) of import consolidations.
- Efficient "break down" of consolidated freight shipments
imported into the US Compiling master airway bills and breaking
down consolidation into house airway bills
- Verify system generated information with actual documents and
- Maintain files: enter file data, including but not limited to
-- opening the file, entering and updating online system with
applicable data elements, billing the file, issuing applicable
forms and documents, and closing the file
- Communicate clearly, timely and effectively with overseas
offices, agents, customers and domestic vendors notify arrival of
shipments, distribute documentation, track movement of shipment
from origin to destination which may involve arranging release and
delivery at destination according to customer requirements,
proactively communicate status of shipments and process exceptions
(shipments on delayed flights, split shipments etc )
- Handle accounting processes as they apply to the break bulk
department - prints invoices for HAWB amends incorrect air freight
rates, transfer fees; revises prepaid/collect charges , files
claims in case of damaged goods .
- Perform other duties and projects as assigned.
- High School Diploma and or GED plus one year of experience in
an import department of a freight forwarder or customhouse
The above statements are intended to describe the general nature of
work being performed. They are not to be construed as an exhaustive
list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required.
- Medical, Dental, and Vision beginning the 1st of the month
following start date
- 401k with a company match
- Flexible Spending Accounts, Life and Accidental Death &
Dismemberment Insurance, Short & Long Term Disability, Tuition
- Program, Commuter Benefits, vacation, and much more.
Any and all benefits offered are subject to the eligibility
requirements, terms, and provisions set forth in the respective
policies and plan documents, which you may request from Human
About Yusen Logistics (Americas)
Yusen Logistics is working to become the world s preferred supply
chain logistics company. Our complete offer is designed to forge
better connections between businesses, customers and communities
through innovative supply chain management, freight forwarding,
warehousing and distribution services. As a company we re dedicated
to a culture of continuous improvement, ensuring everyone who works
with us is committed, connected and creative in making us the world
s preferred choice.
Yusen Logistics (Americas) Inc. values each individual employee and
is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by providing
equal employment opportunities for all applicants without regard to
race, religion, color, sex, national origin, citizenship status,
uniform service member status, age, disability, sexual and gender
orientation, genetic information, or any other protected status in
accordance with all applicable federal, state and local laws.
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