1+ months

Ocean Import Supervisor

Kelly Services
Newark, NJ 07188
**Ocean Import Supervisor needed in Newark, NJ.** Put your career in motion with a new opportunity! Join the Kelly Professional & Industrial team! We're here every step of the way to help you and your career to be the best it can be! Bring your energy and find out **_What's Next_** for you.

**Job Summary:**

Responsible for providing high level of support and supervision to ocean import department by managing the daily activities of the ocean import team.

Ensure outstanding service to ocean import team by training, coaching and managing associates within team, overseeing workflow and work prioritization and by communicating directly with team

Resolve workflow and special processing issues by maximizing productivity and resource allocation and by analyzing problems and communicating ideas and solutions to other supervisors and managers

Ensure regulatory compliance by administering company policies and procedures and by establishing audit procedures

Keep internal and external customers updated in regards to the arrival of shipments, any delays of their cargo, and when their shipments are available for pick up and/or delivery.

Initiate and maintain customer master profiles in order to have correct information on hand in order to offer consistent service.

Maintain close liaison with the U.S. Customs Service and other government agencies for various specialized U.S. Customs clearance requirements.

Communicating information and instructions to/from vendors.

Researching and resolving operational problems.

Train new hires on departmental processes and procedures.

Review all documents, contact all first-time customers, perform credit checks, and handle other tasks as needed.

The individual in this position must be capable of performing all of the essential functions with or without a reasonable accommodation


This is a supervisory position. Bachelors degree or equivalent strongly preferred. Generally prefer 2 years of related supervisory experience. Exceptional interpersonal and analytical skills required. Knowledge of Word and Excel. Knowledge of general freight forwarding terms and standards. Knowledge of U.S. Customs Regulations and Harmonized Tariff Schedule. Basic knowledge of accounting functions and relative information retrieval.

**Why you should apply?**

Direct Hire opportunity!

Pay based on experience. 80k to 85k

**How to Apply?**

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**Why Kelly** **** **?**

Youre looking to keep your career moving onward and upward, and were here to help you do just that. Our financial staffing experts will connect you with premier companies for opportunities where you can learn, grow, and thrive. Jobs that fit your skills and experience, and most importantly, fit right on your path of where you want to go in in your career. It all adds up.

**About Kelly** ****

At Kelly, were always thinking about whats next and advising job seekers on new ways of working to reach their full potential. In fact, were a leading advocate for temporary/nontraditional workstyles, because we believe they allow flexibility and tremendous growth opportunities that enable a better way to work and live (plus, did we mention we provide a ton of benefits ?). Connecting great people with great companies is what we do best, and our employment opportunities span a wide variety of workstyles, skill levels, and industries around the world.

Kelly is an equal opportunity employer committed to employing a diverse workforce and providing accommodations for people with disabilities in all parts of the hiring process as required under its Employment Accommodation Policy. Kelly will work with applicants to meet accommodation needs that are made known to Kelly in advance.
Posted: 2021-08-25 Expires: 2021-10-25

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