'We value our customer relationships, as great customer service defines the personality of our company'

Cristian Mendoza, Team Leader, Inside Sales Houston

Logistics Administrator

40 hours per week

 

Location: Houston

Scandia Gear the Americas corp. is looking for a Logistics Administrator! As a Logistics Administrator you are responsible to perform a variety of administrative tasks related to logistics procedures.

What we offer
401(k), health insurance, disability insurance, 25 days of PTO, a lot of professional responsibility and a lo of professional independence. Should you like to update your skills, we are pleased to help with courses and training programs.

Job Description
- Performs all administrative tasks needed to prepare orders for shipments to the required delivery address provided by our customers.
- Requests quotes for transport from our contracted forwarders.
- Records transport costs
- Communicates with our customers directly, with regards to transport only.
- Prepares all required documentation for domestic and international shipments (Tax exemptions, commercial invoice, Delivery notes etc.)
- Ensures the warehouse receives all documentation in a timely manner.
- Assists with clearance of imported goods.
- Assists with transport of incoming and outgoing container shipments.
- Assists with maintenance of all import and export files, to ensure compliances and preparedness for drawback.
- Reports any discrepancies and issues to the Logistics Specialist/ Logistics Team leader and proposes preventive measures.
- Is responsible to follow all written procedures and instructions as recorded in the HQSE-system.

Job Qualifications
Education
- Associate degree
- Excellent verbal and written knowledge of English


Experience
- Minimum 1 year of experience in a Logistics role is preferred.
- Excellent skills in client services and in building long-term relationships
- Can demonstrate the ability to go the extra mile, to exceed expectations.
- Experience with Drawback procedure preferred

Skills/Abilities
- Excellent Telephone manner
- Excellent problem solving

Skills
- Excellent time management and personal organizational skills
- Deadline-driven
- Self-sufficient
- Ability to follow instructions with diligence
- Detail orientated
- Excellent communication skills
- Proficient at Microsoft Office / CRM application
- Possess a strong work ethic and team player mentality.

Personal qualities
- Well-presented
- Enthusiastic
- Flexible
- Decisive
- Proactive
- Punctual
- Team player
- Eager to learn

Working Conditions
Logistics Administrators must be flexible and if required, to work past normal business hours.

Disclaimer
A Logistics Administrator must have valid driver’s license. Upon being hired, the successful candidate for this position must provide proof that they have a valid driver’s license. Pre-employment testing and a back-ground check will be part of the selection procedure.

*Scandia reserves the right to add or change duties at any time

 

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We make superior products that are tougher than whatever confronts the workforces wearing and using what we make. Some call our products beautiful. We think of it as making safety stylish. Against the cliché, we work smarter and harder.

Another cliché is that companies should hire for attitude and train for skill. We disagree—we hire for both. With us you will exceed the challenges in working for a company with operations and interests worldwide. You will be given a lot of responsibilities. Your ability to handle them will bring you more responsibilities. Your work will not go unnoticed nor will it go unrewarded.

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