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Account Representative -Ocean Import

GEODIS

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Edison, NJ
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Job Description

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Job Overview:

As an Account Representative - Ocean Import, you'd be responsible for coordinating and executing shipments to ensure adequate service levels of clients are met.

Who is Geodis?
Geodis is one of the world’s largest freight forwarding companies with a global reach and presence in 67 countries. At GEODIS, we create with you an infinite amount of career opportunities. No matter what position you’re in – you will find yourself contributing to the development and success of your career and our customers.

Main Responsibilities:

  •  Coordinating and executing shipments to ensure excellent customer service levels
  •  Maintain communication with customers, carriers, overseas agents, and vendors
  • Handles accounting processes; including price negotiations, on-time billing, zero demurrage mindset, rate calculations, price conversions, profit and loss analysis

What will set you apart as a GEODIAN?

  • Incredible work ethic
  • Embrace the GEODIS culture

Requirements:

  • High school diploma or GED (General Education Diploma) equivalency
  • Minimum 3 years relevant experience in the importation of goods or an equivalent combination of both education and experience
  • Knowledge of the movement of freight via ocean
  • Knowledge of Government Agency requirements
  • Ability to occasionally life and/or move up to 25 pounds

Benefits:

  • 401(k) + matching
  • Medical, Dental, Vision Insurance 
  • PTO 
  • Telehealth (Free for all FTE's)
  • Employee Assistance Programs