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Freight Forwarding Agent/Key Account

Hialeah Gardens, Florida
Job Type
29 Jul 2022
Employment Solutions is looking for a Freight Forwarding Agent for a Key Account in the area of Medley, FL. Our client is a large international transport and logistics company who offers their clients high quality service.

The Key Account Agent will be the maintain a strong li ne of communication with their clients and vendors. They will also provide logistics assistance and offer the best form of transport to their clients.

Obtain strong knowledge and understanding of customer supply chain in order to provide the best solutions for the client`s needs
Liaise with different departments, carriers or agent for commercial and operations matters
Proactive mindset and strong problem solving skills to troubleshoot any issues that may come up
Thorough analysis and screening of shipping documents
Monitored shared email for urgent matters
Close communication with key account to offer rates and transit options
Monitor warehousing in China for in/out bound orders and storage
Assist key account with overall logistics process
Be current with compliance report
Obtain necessary information to best route shipment such as: weight, dimensions, commodity, destination, invoices, and packing list.
Determine and arrange mode of transportation such as: ocean, air, import or export, etc.
Create operational file in TMS and request for booking to the operational dept.
Obtain competitive rates for better file profit
File rates with NRA when cargo is shipped
Sent pre-alerts to key account and agent
Contact with work with destination agents to obtain rates
Submit AES filing
Monitor and follow-up on shipment until arrival
Reserve expected cost in IES
Bill Files within 5 days of departure to close file.
Pay: $22-$24 per hour, based on experience
Hours: 9am - 5: 30pm Mon-Fri
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  • Job Reference: 671306790-2
  • Date Posted: 29 July 2022
  • Recruiter: Employment Solutions
  • Location: Hialeah Gardens, Florida
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Call Centre / Customer Service
  • Job Type: Permanent