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Logistics Specialist in Charlotte, NC at AccruePartners

Date Posted: 3/6/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
  • Location:
    Charlotte, NC
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    At least 2 year(s)
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Job Description


  • Global manufacturer of specialty products used in electronics, automotive manufacturing, and building supply
  • $1.4 billion with 3900 employees worldwide
  • Strong R&D initiative with 70 new patents yearly, 50% innovation rate, and 220 employees focused on R&D
  • Verticals include: automotive, appliances, print & web, electronics, industrial & building supply


  • Excellent leadership committed to developing talent
  • Encourages cross-functional assignments and international exposure
  • Gain exposure to SAP, a highly marketable technology proficiency


  • Receives, verifies, adjusts, confirms and enters affiliate and export customer orders
  • Answers affiliate and export customer inquiries relating to order status, shipping documents, delivery dates, container numbers, pro-forma invoices and carrier
  • Coordinating any issues with warehouse, customs brokers and forwarders personnel
  • Accepts and processes affiliate and export customer sample requests
  • Maintains and enforces the company’s transportation and distribution procedures and related systems to maximize the overall quality and delivery efficiencies for customer satisfaction
  • Investigates freight discrepancies, overages, shortages and damages from freight carriers by communicating with carriers and / or customers and ensuring resolution of discrepancies
  • Approves, codes, processes and ensures the accuracy of all freight invoices and resolves all billing discrepancies with the respective carrier
  • Verify Import duties and Anti-Dumping-Duties with external consultancies/attorneys on a regular basis
  • Proactively suggests carrier or process enhancements and changes that will positively affect the delivery service level that the customer is receiving while ensuring the best cost benefit for the company
  • Completes request for quotes and prepares item master forms for new products for affiliates and international third parties, including but not limited to; determining if product can be made or sourced, obtaining product costing and communicating said information to the appropriate International Product Manager or third party customer
  • Receives and resolves all bond and custom inquiries, including but not limited to; increasing / decreasing bond values, clearance of items held by customs and classification concerns from customs


  • Education: Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience
  • Minimum 5 years experience in Im-/Export area
  • Strong Team Player
  • High Customer Orientation
  • Excellent SAP skills: SD/MM
  • Excellent PC skills to include word processing and spreadsheet capabilities
  • Excellent communication skills and ability to work in a fast paced environment