Freight Coordinator

Seattle, WA 98108

Posted: 08/14/2019 Employment Type: Contract to Hire Industry: Transportation Job Number: 331 Pay Rate: $17 per hour to 18.00 DOE Branch: Seatlle-WA Division:

Responsibilities

Coordinating the movement of cargo per customers’ requests based upon export bookings and
import documentation in a thorough, timely and accurate manner.
Entry and creation of work orders into software;printing and processing of work orders which
includes all necessary information and instructions accurately input for use by dispatch,
operations, crews and vendors for the correct and timely handling of cargo.
Coordinating the release of empty containers and import loads between steamship lines,
dispatch and operations.
This includes contacting the steamship lines for equipment release and location, first availability
and delivery dates, vessel c/offs and appropriate terminal for return of the loaded containers
This can also include the coordination of inbound rail moves with customers, operations and the
various rail operators, as well as assisting in resolving problems customers may incur with the
various rail and steamship lines
Coordinating work orders with operations and ensuring that all paperwork is correct, printed
and supplied to the Operations Manager prior to the cargo arrival. Advise the Operations
Manager and Dispatch of any upcoming volumes so that labor and trucking can respond
accordingly
Maintaining and updating customer databases promptly and accurately utilizing companies
master database, Excel, Office 365 data bases, Picasa, etc.
Coordinating inspections with government entities when necessary or when requested
Updating and maintaining current, accurate inventory records whenever applicable or requested
Timely communication with customers, vendors and co-workers to: schedule inbound carriers;
communication with dispatch regarding upcoming volumes and equipment needs; Coordinate
the work schedule with operations; completion of work orders; accurate final load reports sent
to customers in a timely and prompt manner
Providing rate quotes to current and prospective customers
Accurate and complete billing of completed work orders, to include all applicable charges based
on tariff or contractual rates
Follow up with delinquent accounts when requested to assist in resolving late payments, short
pays, etc. and advising managers for further follow-up if issues are not resolved

Skills
Excellent Computer knowledge, Supervision silks
Customer Service Oriented , Experience with invoices, quoting and calculating tarifs
High School Diploma

 

Mallik Sam
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