Freight Forwarders

Freight Forwarders

Research rates, routings, or modes of transport for shipment of products. Maintain awareness of regulations affecting the international movement of cargo. Make arrangements for additional services, such as storage or inland transportation.

Key Competencies * Attention to Detail * Stress Tolerance * Dependability * Integrity * Cooperation * Achievement/Effort * Initiative * Persistence * Self Control * Analytical Thinking

Representative Tasks * Calculate weight, volume, or cost of goods to be moved. * Inform clients of factors such as shipping options, timelines, transfers, or regulations affecting shipments. * Provide shipment status notification to exporters, consignees, or insurers.


Manufacturing, Professional Scientific & Technical Services, Construction, Government,

Job Family Office and Administrative Support

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