International Logistics Coordinator - Eden Prairie, MN
Job Title: International Logistics Coordinator
Location: Eden Prairie, Minnesota
Description: The International Logistics Coordinator manages the export process to Agropur’s international markets. This position works closely with sales, manufacturing plants, quality assurance, warehouse and freight vendors to coordinate international shipments. The International Logistics Coordinator acts as a primary contact for customers in their region for registration, scheduling, export documentation needs as well as all customer service inquiries. This position plays a critical role in delivering goods to foreign buyers/customers.
Request and negotiate freight rates with Agropur’s vendors to meet customer requirements and cost management.
Manage and coordinate schedules for international export to meet customer expectations and requirements.
Effectively communicate with customers, agents, and co-workers both domestically and internationally.
Comply with US Government regulations to maintain, submit, and verify submitted information.
Knowledge of multiple foreign import requirements to create and apply for time sensitive documentation.
Prepare, validate, and submit export documentation to ensure acceptance of product and payment from customer through various financial payment terms.
Understand and interpret foreign import requirements needed for customs clearance.
Assist customers with product and/or plant registration as regulated by foreign government agencies.
Keep accurate records of receivables, imports & exports, item & lot numbers.
Perform documentation audits to ensure accuracy and regulation compliance.
Experience, Skills and Abilities:
The Requirements (Minimum Qualifications):
- Minimum two (2) years of experience with the transportation industry required.
The Extras (Preferred Qualifications):
- Bachelor’s Degree in a related field preferred.
- Minimum two (2) years of experience with dairy exports preferred.
Hours/Employment Type: Full Time
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