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LIVINGSTON INTERNATIONAL INC. Traffic Agent Logistics Full Time in Halifax, NS

LIVINGSTON INTERNATIONAL INC.

Branch Halifax NS CA

Position:
Traffic Agent Logistics
Location:
Halifax, NS

*JOB SUMMARY* Reporting to the Branch Manager, the successful candidate in this position will be responsible for expediting international traffic. *KEY

JOB SUMMARY Reporting to the Branch Manager, the successful candidate in this position will be responsible for expediting international traffic.

KEY DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Prepare traffic files and instructions for delivery orders and ensure that the Bill of Lading is provided.
  • Confirm that Customs releases and steamship releases are obtained and trace late or lost freight.
  • Verify supplementary charges prior to payment of invoices.
  • Maintain superior working relationship with external and internal clients.

EDUCATION

  • Secondary School Diploma with a minimum of 1 year experience working in a traffic environment.
  • Completion of CIFFA or equivalent industry experience.

KNOWLEDGE & SKILLS

  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills (both written and verbal) with the ability to deal effectively with team members.
  • Strong organizational and time management skills with the ability to handle large volume of work and meet tight deadlines.
  • Good working knowledge of international Customs, billing and transportation policies and procedures.
  • Good working knowledge of Microsoft Office (Word & Excel).
  • Familiarity with credit policies, traffic and forwarding procedures would be a definite asset.
  • Ability to resolve issues in a timely and professional manner.

Ability to negotiation storage terms.

Job Type: Full-time

Job Location:

  • Halifax, NS

Required education:

  • High school or equivalent

or proceed with Standard Application Form.

Employment Type: Full Time
Location: Halifax, NS, CA
Posted on: 2017-03-31
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