Anixter Import Coodinator in Glenview, Illinois

Import Coodinator

Date Posted6/5/2018

LocationGlenview, IL

CountryUnited States of America

Job TypeFull-Time Regular

Position IdEB-5243763092

Job Description


Hiring: Import Coordinator

Position Profile:

Anixter is seeking an import coordinator as

part of the international transactions team at its corporate headquarters in

Glenview, IL.

Responsibilitiesand Duties:

  • Handle all aspects of each import entry including:determination of importer of record, inboundtransportation, product classification, country of origin designation, deliveryinstructions

  • Work with customs broker and freight forwarder to ensure smoothmovement of product through customs to delivery point

  • Coordinate expedited shipments

  • Communicate and coordinate with counterparts in other regions

  • Interface with domestic transportation and other departments insupport of the import process

  • Crisis management / problem resolution

  • Maintain working knowledge of U.S. import regulations Requirements:

  • Logisticsknowledge

  • Importprocesses – familiarity with the Harmonized Tariff Schedule of the UnitedStates, roles of the parties to the transaction, importer of recordresponsibilities

  • Internationaltransportation - terminology, pricing structure, service, transit

  • Excellentcommunication, prioritization and organizational skills

  • Detailoriented and analytical with high degree of accuracy

  • Abilityto work in a fast paced, team environment

  • IntermediateProficient in Microsoft Office Suite: Excel, Word and Outlook

  • Strongcustomer service skills – able to resolve problems in a timely and efficientmanner Benefits:

  • Paid vacation that increases with tenure

  • Medical, Dental, Vision and Life insurance

  • Easy commute: walking distance to Metra station and access tomajor highway nearby

  • Paid national holidays

  • On-site cafeteria

  • 401(k) with company match

  • Flexible spending accounts for health, dependent care andcommuting expenses

  • Employee referral program Anixter is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer;Minority / Female / Disabled / Veteran. We require all of our employees toperform work in an ethical manner and uphold a culture of honesty and ethics atall times.

Job GroupOperations