Import & Export Assistant Manager


Queens Village, NY

Industry: Transportation


5 - 7 years

Posted 43 days ago

  by    Karen Marchetti

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Our client is an established global logistics services company providing a wide range of services in transportation, freight, import/export, and more. They have a strong professional reputation in the industry due to their commitment to excellence in service. They are hiring an Import/Export Assistant Manager to support daily operations, vendor management, and pricing.

The Import/Export Assistant Manager manages key operational tasks for the flow of inbound and outbound shipments across the globe. This person plays a critical role in supporting a global logistics network that serves a wide range of industries.

This Role Offers:

  • Competitive base salary plus uncapped commissions and performance bonuses.
  • Benefits package includes medical/dental, 401(K) match, PTO, and more.
  • Sales program backed by excellent product portfolio and solutions that are consistently rated as the most effective in the industry.
  • Highly successful sales and business development team with strong international strategy.
  • Many opportunities for career advancement and growth.
  • Top commercial clients in the international import/export and logistics industry.
  • Company with a 20-year history of innovative solutions and top-quality service.


  • Support daily operations finish within international import and export, freight forwarding, customs brokerage, trucking, and global logistics.
  • Handle day-to-day import traffic for international freight and global logistics customers.
  • Quote and issue pricing for FCL, LEL, and sir shipments. Negotiate rates with overseas agents.
  • Assist with air and ocean VIP shipments.
  • Manage shipment and customer information in CargoWise.
  • Work paperless files.
  • Develop customer and vendor relationships.
  • Respond to inquiries related to import and export traffic.


  • 4+ years of operations support for a freight forwarding firm. Strong knowledge of global logistics, import, export, and air/ocean freight.
  • Knowledge of import and export regulations, including TSA compliance.
  • Proficiency with CargoWise software.
  • Strong deadline sensitivity.
  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience.
  • Industry certifications or licenses are a plus.
  • Excellent communication and documentation skills.


$80K - $90K