Randstad Air Export Agent in Des Plaines, Illinois

Air Export Agent


Des Plaines, IL


US$ 17 - US$ 19 per hour

Date Posted:

Friday, October 7, 2016

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Randstad USA Administration

DescriptionAt Randstad Staffing, we are supporting the world's largest freight forwarding company. This company is looking to staff multiple openings in their largest global office, located in Des Plaines, IL. This company is growing quickly and needs qualified candidates to grow along with them.

Summary of Position:

Coordinates outbound AIR export shipments and related activities to their final destination by performing the following duties.-- The goal will be to achieve high accuracy through forwarding systems to ensure high productivity and operational excellence.

Key Accountabilities

Coordinate and ensure timely bookings with airline on customer behalf

Coordinate export documentation, including entry into Logis Air, in accordance to country requirements

Preparation of Certificate of Origin, Cargo Manifest, Nafta Certificate, AWB and any other documents required by the customer

Compliant filing of AES (automated electronic system) export customs

Responsible for timely completion of export documents and coordinate with both customer and/or warehouse for timely delivery of cargo

Keep communication open with customer, overseas, and airline in regards to shipment updates

Responsible for accounting (costs vs revenue) on the shipment,- and audit charges for accuracy prior to sending to accounting for payment

Pay: $17-$19 per hour

Hours: 8am-5pm Monday-Friday 40 hours/week

Location: Des Plaines, IL

Assignment: Temp for 3 months (Perfect for bringing in income at the end of the year!)

Working hours: 8am-5pm



1+ years Air Export

1+ years Freight Forwarding

Outstanding Customer Service skills

Strong ability to communicate via, phone and email with business clients

Skills on all MS Office software

If you are interested, please call Erin today at 847-895-0620, apply to the posting on www.randstadusa.com and follow up by emailing your resume to erin.green@randstadusa.com for consideration!

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