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Air Import Operations



Carol Stream, IL, USA
Posted on Friday, May 12, 2023
Do you want to work somewhere you can grow, learn and work independently?
cargo-partner is a leading multinational freight forwarder and integrated logistics provider with a particular strength in international transport solutions. Based in Austria, cargo-partner is present in over 40 countries with more than 4000 employees and continues to grow and expand across the world.
Our employees are highly motivated professionals with diverse cultural backgrounds who share a common passion for their work, excellent communication skills and a strong entrepreneurial approach.
We offer an interesting career kick-start for talented people without experience as well as rewarding opportunities for accomplished logistics and business professionals. We believe in establishing long-term relationships with our partners and in the continuous development of our employees.
What will you do? Daily handling of business cases in the area of air cargo import shipments in accordance with USA regulations and Cargo Partner standards and procedures.

The position's responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Handle USA import shipments for internal and agent routed business
  • Manage work flow. Advise Air Import Supervisor of issues
  • Monitor shipment profitability.
  • Follow INCOTERMS
  • Communicate with clients, agents, and Cargo Partner offices to confirm new shipments, advise transport details , and provide updates throughout the transport
  • Open files within our SPOT tracking system and in Cargowise
  • Issue arrival notices
  • Excellent carrier/vendor negotiation skills
  • Dispatch and communicate with truckers for cargo pick-up and delivery
  • Issue freight invoices upon departure and input vendor costs.

Personal Qualifications:

  • Team player
  • Dynamic
  • Commercial thinking
  • Must take Initiative
  • Responsible
  • Strong ability to Multitask
  • Detailed Oriented

Air Import skills and Qualifications:

  • 1-3 years air import experience
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office applications (Word, Excel)
  • Prior experience with Cargowise preferred but not mandatory
  • Teamwork, Coordination, Organization, Planning, Time Management, Reporting Skills, Documentation Skills, Data Entry Skills,
If you are looking for a challenging position in an innovative and dynamic international company, we want to get to know you!
Submit your resume via our online job portal today.
Company Introduction:
cargo-partner is a privately owned full-range info-logistics provider offering a comprehensive portfolio of air, sea, land transport and warehousing services, with special expertise in information technology and supply chain optimization. The company operates over 140 offices in over 40 countries around the world to create fast and efficient solutions for a wide range of industries. With the SPOT platform, cargo-partner ensures easy cooperation and full transparency throughout the supply chain.
As a family-owned business, we are very employee-oriented and want to work with you to develop your career and personal goals. Take a look at our Mission & Vision.
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