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Global Forwarding Agent - Air

C.H. Robinson

C.H. Robinson

Bucharest, Romania
Posted on Tuesday, July 2, 2024
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Global Forwarding Agent - Air

Job ID
R39652
Address
Splaiul Unirii, Nr. 165 Cladirea TN Offices 3, Floor 5, Sector 3, Bucharest, București, Romania, 030133
Job TypeFull time

We’re C.H. Robinson, one of the world’s largest logistics platforms and we're looking for our next Global Forwarding Agent. Is that you? Are you detail-oriented, service-savvy and a problem-solver? If so, this might be the perfect role for you. As a Global Forwarding Agent, you will be your customers’ primary contact responsible for managing and operating the shipment lifecycle of their global freight.

A successful Global Forwarding Agent thrives in a lightning-fast environment, finding swift resolutions to transportation and documentation problems. You’ll be very hands-on with your customers, working closely with them from the start of the shipment process. We offer a dynamic, industry-leading training program that jumpstarts your knowledge of C.H. Robinson and our systems and processes. You will come out of this experience ready to be part of a high-performing team. Our successful Global Forwarding Agents go on to expand their careers with C.H. Robinson in Operations, Sales, or Account Management.

If this all sounds good, let’s talk more about what you’ll be working on.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Gain familiarity with international shipping processes, documentation, and terminology from purchase order issuance to cargo delivery.

  • Apply industry knowledge and critical thinking to adjust processes and devise solutions for internal and external challenges.

  • Coordinate shipment tasks to meet customer SOP requirements: obtaining booking approvals, processing pre-alerts, handling governmental filings, overseeing delivery, ensuring accurate invoicing, etc.

  • Collaborate with international team members and third-party agents to ensure efficiency, exceptional customer service, and innovative problem-solving.

  • Forge strong relationships with customers, promptly responding and following up on issue resolution.

  • Provide support with reporting and documentation for internal and external customers.

  • Participate in customer business reviews.

  • Contribute to smooth forwarding operations across various regions, gaining exposure to diverse challenges and client needs.

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Minimum1-3years of Global Forwarding experience - Air Freight.

  • Knowledge or coursework inSupply Chain or Logistics.

  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite.

  • Fluency inEnglish (written and verbal).

  • Excellent customer service skills and follow-up to be utilized with customers and the network.

  • Critical thinking, flexibility, and problem-solving skills to adapt to ever-changing tasks and customer needs.

  • Ability to work in a fast-paced and deadline-driven office environment.

WHAT WE OFFER:

  • Real opportunities to grow your talent in a fast-moving, global organization

  • A fun, open, and inclusive workplace that encourages innovative thinking

  • Possibility to develop your language skills in our multilingual offices

  • Opportunities for professional growth with access to training platforms like Percipio and GoFluent

  • Comprehensive benefits: competitive salary and performance-based bonuses, Employee Assistance Program (EAP), Employee Stock Purchase Plan (ESPP) after one year of employment

  • Flexible work arrangements to support a healthy work-life balance

Questioning if you meet the mark? Studies have shown that women, people of color, and individuals with disabilities may be less likely to apply unless they match the job description exactly. Here at C.H. Robinson, we’re building a diverse and inclusive workplace where all employees feel they belong. If this position excites you, we welcome you to apply whether you check all the preferred qualifications or just a few. You may just be our next great fit!

Why Do You Belong at C.H. Robinson?


C.H. Robinson solves logistics problems for companies across the globe and across industries, from the simple to the most complex. With $22 billion in freight under management and 19 million shipments annually, we are one of the world’s largest logistics platforms and rank in the FORTUNE 200. We’ve been an innovator in logistics for over 100 years. Our global suite of services accelerates trade to seamlessly deliver the products and goods that drive the world’s economy. With the combination of our multimodal transportation management system and expertise, we use our information advantage to deliver smarter solutions for more than 90,000 customers and 450,000 contract carriers on our platform. Our technology is built by and for supply chain experts to bring faster, more meaningful improvements to our customers’ businesses.

As a responsible global citizen, we contribute millions of dollars to support causes that matter to us and our people. FORTUNE has named C.H. Robinson one of the World’s Most Admired Companies 2024, showcasing our position as a leader in our industry. Our commitment to excellence is further affirmed by being named a Great Place to Work 2023-24 by the Great Place to Work Institute, one of Forbes’ Best Employers for Diversity and one of America’s Greatest Workplaces in 2023 by Newsweek. Join us as we collaborate, innovate, and work as one global team to make life better and more sustainable for our customers, communities, and world. For more information, visit us at www.chrobinson.com.


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