Randstad Import Manager- Licensed Custom House Broker in Atlanta, Georgia

Import Manager- Licensed Custom House Broker

job details:

  • location:Atlanta, GA

  • salary:$75,000 - $85,000 per year

  • date posted:Friday, February 8, 2019

  • experience:8 Years

  • job type:Permanent

  • industry:Transportation and Warehousing

  • reference:451819

  • questions:612.313.7997.

job description

Import Manager- Licensed Custom House Broker

job summary:

Great opportunity to join a leading international company has an opportunity in Atlanta for a Licensed Custom House Broker to direct compliance and brokerage for the Atlanta Branch A candidate with at least 8 years + of international freight forwarding / custom house brokerage and/or regulatory consulting to corporate clients would be a great fit for this role.

location: Atlanta, Georgia

job type: Permanent

salary: $75,000 - 85,000 per year

work hours: 9 to 5

education: No Degree Required

experience: 8 Years

responsibilities:

SUPERVISORY:

  • Establish, oversee and continuously improve the branch import process flows in conformance with applicable rules, procedures and company policy.

  • Develop internal SOP's and KPI's for the efficient management of inbound freight including timely recover and hand over to brokers.

  • Work with the sales department to develop customer-specific import handling procedures for all customers but especially with the on boarding of new customers.

  • Ensure accurate documentation is created and data is transmitted to appropriate governmental agencies for all import activities. Provide timely responses to customs, customer and internal requests /notices, regarding classification, duty rates, documentation requirements, or other import regulations. Represents customers to CBP as needed.

  • Maintain current information and ensures compliance with CBP regulations and other government agency regulations. Ensure such knowledge is factored into the departmental processes and employees are trained in import compliance and regulatory requirements and changes.

  • Organize, update and disseminate all client data including rate agreements, Harmonized Tariff Schedule (HTS) classification, POA, IRS, Customs Bond data, etc. to all required OCD for update in proprietary systems (YUNAS and GDS).

  • With input from branch management, review and enhance customer account profitability and timeliness and accuracy of all billings.

  • Arrange for transportation, warehousing or distribution of imported products based on transit times and optimum profit opportunity. Negotiate contracts/rates with delivery agents.

CUSTOMS BROKERAGE RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Interface with government agencies and maintains positive relationships.

  • Maintain customer bond and power of attorney files.

  • Perform post entry functions - including applying for tariff concessions, refunds, duty drawbacks, credits, resolving all issues involving customs and other government agency

  • Help to manage the audit program in the Branch and ensure compliance is continually maintained:

  • Conduct audits and assess import compliance on every file where CHB services are provided

  • Ensures JSOX compliance

qualifications:

Ideal candidate should be a practicing Licensed Custom Broker for the past five to eight years. Strong customer service and business development skills are also required as well as the ability to be multi-tasks oriented and flexible. Excellent written and oral communication skills as well as strong mathematical and quantitative background are required.

Excellent compensation package including base, bonus incentives, 401K, Medical/Dental.

If interested, please submit resume to: Terri.Miniutti@randstadusa.com Thank you!

skills: Account Management

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