Import Logistics Associate

Cerritos, California, United States Full-time

Seeking a highly organized import logistics associate to join our supply chain team in Cerritos, CA. This position requires a multi-tasking individual to thrive in a fast-paced environment. The ideal candidate has a solid background in import supply chain management and will take a proactive approach in all ocean freight and customs clearance related processes.

 

Job duties include:
• Managing daily inbound shipment flow and ensure containers are delivered/emptied at each designated location
• Identify ocean and drayage freight benchmark to ensure our cost base is market competitive
• Coordinate and update internal teams cross departments on inbound delivery status and schedules
• Develop and maintain contractual relationship with ocean & drayage freight suppliers, as well as with house customs brokers – including supplier cost negotiations
• Support the updating of all inbound shipping documents and system data integrity
• Demonstrate ownership on all assigned distribution centers, carrier suppliers, and customs brokers

 

Successful candidates will have:

  • Import knowledge dealing directly with carriers and customs brokers 
  • Type 60 WPM with 95% accuracy
  • Bachelor’s or equivalent 4 year degree
  • Strong proficiency in MS Office based programs, specifically Microsoft Excel
  • Ability to adapt to changing environments and handle multiple priorities
  • Strong analytical skills and experience in international logistics a plus
  • Must have excellent English communication kills. Written and spoken Chinese preferred.

 

Great employee benefits: 401(k), vacation, sick leave, medical, dental & life insurance.