SCHENKER OF CANADA LIMITED is the 2nd largest Integrated Logistics Service Provider in Canada, with sales of approximately $1Billion and operating from over 40 sites across the country. The company spans a coast-to-coast network that extends to all major harbours, airports and border crossings. In just over half a century, the business has grown to include over 1,700 employees. Schenker of Canada Limited has a portfolio of supply chain services in Canada that include: Contract Warehousing/Distribution, Dedicated Freight Management, Ocean and Air Freight, Courier, Land Transportation, Customs Brokerage and Consulting, and services for Sports Events.
Currently we are seeking an Documentation Clerk - Ocean Export (CONTRACT) to join the Export Team in our busy downtown Vancouver office. This is a Contract position for up to early 2014 to cover a Maternity Leave. The Documentation Clerk is responsible for preparation of accurate and timely export documentation, including billing and invoicing.
Continuous improvements in documentation processes
Utilization of available carrier web-based systems to improve service and/or lower costs
Prepare documents required by Exporter and in accordance with Cdn/US export regulations
Assist in identifying export compliance risks, apply risk assessment & preventive measures
Track and trace shipments
Ensure compliance by exporters with federal rules and standards for packaging and shipping as required
Effectively interact with customers, suppliers and other external organizations as required
Post secondary education or experience in finance/administration/global logistics
Strong attention to detail
Excellent communication skills
Up to date knowledge or documentation requirements for transportation of goods nationally and internationally
Prefer min 2 years experience in ocean export documentation (bulk or container)
Proficiency in second language would be beneficial
Strong computer skills
Resumes will be accepted until Monday, October 29th.
We thank all interested applicants but only those who are selected for an interview will be contacted.