Transportation Support CSR

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Location
Decatur, Illinois
Industry
Warehousing & Distribution (Transportation and Material Moving Occupations)
Job Type
Temporary
Working Hours
8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Salary
US$ 11.00 - US$ 15.00 per hour
Ref. Number
S_42527
Contact
Kelly Bacuita, Spherion
Phone
555-555-5555
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Job Description

As Transportation Support CSR, this individual will work as part of a companies international container and intermodal freight team responsible for managing all aspects of our intermodal freight programs.
The primary role of this position is to support the commercial and operational functions of this team. This person must be able to manage multiple tasks at once, set priorities in order to meet deadlines,
and be able to handle a fast paced environment with constant change.

Responsibilities:
Developing a good working knowledge of freight systems, operational and logistics processes, shipping network, and business activities.
Working closely with various internal groups to ensure the coordination of freight programs to manage costs, execution efficiently, and providing excellent customer service.
Possessing the ability to analyze and solve problems, be well organized and possess the memory skills to retain situations and processes along with the thought process to act with self-direction
Supporting the commercial and operational functions of the team by:
Ensuring timely and accurate entry of contract data into the rate system.
Ensuring timely and accurate rail billing of intermodal containers.
Assist in processing freight payables, invoice disputes, and account statements
Assist with booking freight, dispatching trucks, preparing and proofing documents, filing import/export documents with US customs
Scanning and filing documents according to internal record retention policies
Monitoring reports for data accuracy, and taking corrective action when needed.
Filling in for and backing up other team members as needed.

Working hours: 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM

Skills:
Associates degree or minimum of 1-2 years of experience equivalent and prevalent to the position based on description preferred
Experience with international logistics and/or intermodal freight is preferred.
Proficiency in Microsoft Office programs (Word, Excel, Power Point and Outlook) required.
Must be able to hear and speak clearly; read, comprehend and communicate, orally and in writing in order to effectively communicate in person or by phone.
Position requires standing, filing, bending, kneeling, keyboarding operations, sitting for extended periods of time and working on the telephone.

Education:
Associate

Experience:
1-4 years

Apply today on line at www.spherion.com/apply. An updated resume is required to be considered for this position!

Spherion has helped thousands of people just like you find work happiness! Our experienced staff will listen carefully to your employment needs and then work diligently to match your skills and qualifications to the right job and company. Whether you're looking for temporary, temp-to-perm or direct hire opportunities, no one works harder for you than Spherion. EEO Employer: Race, Religion, Color, National Origin, Citizenship, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, Age, Disability, Ancestry, Veteran Status, Genetic Information, Service in the Uniformed Services or any other classification protected by law.

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