Robert Half Purchasing Agent in Miami, Florida
Attention all Freight Forwarders! Robert Half is currently working with a renowned company looking for a Freight Forwarder located in Miami, Florida . The freight forwarder will be responsible for coordinating the movement of customer’s export shipments. You will compute duties, tariffs, and weight, volume, and price conversions of merchandise exported to foreign countries.. As the Freight Forwarder you will be processing purchase orders, in addition to examining invoices, assessing charges and collecting payment for shipments. If you are a deadline oriented professional and highly analytical, this is the Freight Forwarder position for you!
For immediate consideration, please contact Cristina Bengochea 786-798-6412 or email Cristina. Bengochea at Robert Half
What you get to do every single day
• Negotiates with domestic customers, as intermediary for foreign customers, to resolve problems and arrive at mutual agreements.
• Open a file on the dedicated software system for each shipment received. Examines invoices and shipping manifests for conformity to tariff and customs regulations. Contacts customs officials to affect release of incoming freight and resolve customs delays.
• Receive freight, documentation and way billing; assesses charges; and collects fees for shipments.
• Plans and directs flow of air/ocean traffic moving to overseas destinations. Converts foreign currency figures into United States monetary equivalents, or domestic currency into foreign equivalents.
Freight Forwarding Experience required
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