Import Agent - CMH

  • Job Tracking ID: 512565-623946
  • Job Location: Marysville, OH
  • Job Level: Entry Level (less than 2 years)
  • Level of Education: High School/GED
  • Job Type: Full-Time/Regular
  • Date Updated: June 07, 2018
  • Years of Experience: Up to 2 Years
  • Starting Date: June 7, 2018
  • FLSA: Yes
  • Travel Availability: 0



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Job Description:

Position Description: Under the direction and supervision of upper management, the Import Agent is responsible for processing import shipments and all activities related.

 

 

 

Essential Job Functions and Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for all assigned functions for import shipments
  • Ensures that all document preparation, coordination for the movement of goods from overseas port to U.S.A. inland destination, including but not limited to Truck, Rail, Air, and Sea
  • Ensure a 100% level of compliance with any government agency such as Customs & Border Protection, Import Administration regulations, Code of Federal regulations, or any other agency
  • Coordinate and monitor surface and rail transportation via internet or phone to departing ports of departure to make sure that arrival has been completed timely
  • Process vendor costs and sales related matters using an Oracle database
  • Must maintain a 99%+ accuracy in the entry data process, classification and vauluation
  • Advise Supervisor of any delays, problems and/or question any irregularities discovered within assigned transactions
  • Handles routine notes and correspondence with the related parties involved on a per shipment basis
  • Assist to keep costs under strict control
  • Maintain a positive attitude when conducting business with customers, vendors, and overseas agents at all times

 

 

 

 

Experience and Skills:

Qualifications:

  • Minimum high school diploma and/or 2 years equivalent in the industry
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office, Import systems and Oracle accounting
  • Must possess strong math skills
  • Must be able to multitask ans work under stressful conditions
  • Possess excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Must be detail oriented and able to set priorities
  • Demonstrate basic knowledge of International import principles, flow, logistics and demonstrate familiarity with inbound documentation
  • Demonstrate understanding in all areas of government regulations including data entry, invoice processing, and document review
  • Must provide excellent Customer Service and be pro-active in informing the customers on the status of their shipments
  • Must be able to work well in a team environment, as well as, being able to work independently
  • Able to life 30 pounds unassisted

 

 

Job Benefits:

Nissin Benefits

Nissin offers a robust benefits package for our employees.  It includes health, dental, life and AD&D, short term and long term disability, along with 2 types of voluntary vision plans, additional voluntary life and AD&D, FSA (medical and dependent care), 401k, vacation, sick days and pet insurance.