Kuehne+Nagel, USA

Sea Logistics Operational Service Representative (Import) – Detroit – USA

Job Overview

Your role

When you join Kuehne + Nagel’s trade office in Downtown Detroit, you will be playing a critical role in the global supply chain. You will be responsible for ensuring world-class management of sea freight shipments. This will include overseeing Sea Import and Export shipments from beginning to end.

Your responsibilities

  • Keeping meticulous files related to all sea import and export shipments you are responsible for.
  • You will be collaborating with Kuehne + Nagel employees in our more than 1,300 offices globally.
  • Constantly challenging status quo when it comes to process improvement and cost control.
  • Processing all files within given SLA’s while adhering to all KN policy and procedures.
  • Leveraging Kuehne + Nagel’s latest technology for sea freight operations, finance, and communications platforms.

Your skills & experiences

  • No freight forwarding experience necessary.
  • A self-starter attitude with an aspiration to learn the freight forwarding business from a company that’s been doing it since 1890.
  • Ability to communicate professionally via e-mail and telephone.
  • An obsession with customer service. You won’t be satisfied with anything less than perfect.
  • Attention to detail to ensure all files are processed within Kuehne + Nagel’s set standards.
  • A desire to work in a state of the art, modern, collaborative environment where teamwork is critical to your everyday success.
  • Ability to be flexible sometimes needs change, and team members need to be adaptable.
  • Strong computer skills.  Specifically e-mail, chat, internet, and the ability to learn new systems quickly.

Good reasons to join

We offer competitive compensation, a comprehensive benefits package, employee discounts, tuition reimbursement, excellent training programs and a highly dynamic global work environment.

About Kuehne+Nagel

With over 76000 employees at some 1,300 locations in over 100 countries, the Kuehne+Nagel Group is one of the world’s leading logistics companies.

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