Day to day administrative processing of shipping and importing packages. Communicating with both international and domestic vendors regarding Gable’s shipping needs. Assisting Gable team members with their shipments. Remain aware of new trends and research better ways to improve Gable’s current process.
Key performance areas
- International shipping and importing
- Overseas coordination
- Project-Based (large load/dedicated) domestic shipping
- LTL (Daily) Domestic Shipping
- Obtaining quotes from or booking import/international shipments with global forwarders.
- Obtain dimensions, weight, and export schedule from overseas vendors.
- Provide dimensions, weight, and product classification of packages in shipment to global forwarder.
- Provide export schedule and project need-by dates to forwarder.
- Collaborating with the forwarder on project need-by dates in coordination of the import and export schedule to book the most cost-effective method of shipping.
- Tracking Gable’s shipments to ensure the cargo arrival date is met.