Motivated Transportation planner successful at managing customs compliance, inventory control, customer service and transportation logistics. Excellent problem solving and interpersonal skills.
Ground and air transportation
Works well independently
Flexible Types 50WPM
Fluent in Spanish
Shipment consolidations planning
Automotive logistics and procedures knowledge
Imports and exports
Logistics network analysis
Acted as department head for 3 months while warehouse supervisor was on leave.
11/2008 to Current
Logistic and Pricing AnalystWego Chemical and Mineral Inc
Negotiate rates with trucking companies for large volume of shipments.
Trade compliance policies and procedures.
Ensure all customer and rep orders are picked and shipped in accordance with company standards.
Negotiate contracts with warehouses and trucking companies.
Communicate with purchasing, sales and shipping department for all import and export shipments.
Work closely with accounting department / approve invoices.
Manage vendors to ensure high service levels and competitive rates.
Enter, process, monitor and coordinate all import shipments, working closely with vendors.
ocean carriers freight forwarders, Customs brokers and trucking companies.
Detailed Knowledge and compliance with CBP regulations and OGA.
Prepare and submit Customs clearance, ISF and resolve possible issues with Customs and other government agencies Experience in retail.
Coordinate Customs duties and payments.
Schedule and coordinate deliveries.
Communicating with overseas and agents, providing quotes and customer service.
Monitoring incoming shipments and keep close track.
Cover employee's desks.
Bulk, packages, LTL, FTL.
Review all freight bills to ensure accuracy and issue checks for payments.
Manage staff in a way to support sales and clients with accurate, timely quotations.
03/2007 to 10/2008
SDV USA INC
Break-bulk, Entries (classifications), move consolidations to the CFS, FCL, BULK, Packages, Airfreight consolidations, IT, T&E, IE, AMS Review all documents, keep the customers update for the status of the shipments, and handle other tasks as needed Prepare price quotations on inbound international freight Prepared monthly reports to my manager Monitoring current US Customs regulations regarding tariffs and OGA Expedite inbound import traffic to facilitate customs clearance Kept track of all shipments and their location (in transit Pay all shipment to the Steamship lines, freight cashier Scheduled and coordinated deliveries Inside sales Communicate with overseas offices and suppliers, resolve operational problems Responsible for U.S Customs entry line items into the Import CHB Computer System and submit entry thru ABI.
07/2001 to 03/2007
ANMI AIR AND SEA TRANSPORTATION, INC
Negotiate rates with steamship lines and sign service's contracts Ability to strategize and plan objectives and goals for the business Maintain relationships with agents and suppliers on a daily basis Insurance's certificates In charge to keep all licenses update with the Government Establish department goals and measure performance by tracking of goals Improve on current procedures and audit work Streamline workflow Ensure to compliance with all government regulations US Customs, Department of Commerce, TSA, FDA, and all OGA's Manage staff in a way to support sales and clients with accurate, timely quotations Coordinate with counterparts in other offices to produce profitable results on joint freight programs FCL, LCL consolidations, A/F consolidations etc Ensure corporate logistics initiatives are adhered to, including use of strategic partners, pricing strategy, reporting, quoting tools and methods Support corporate goals regarding business methods and processes Working closely with the management team to improve company growth Design and provide reports for internal and external purposes Audit files for accuracy Ensure rating of files is done correctly Inside and outside sales Communicating with Corporate Directors of Logistics, Entry Services, and Sales to ensure business performance is aligned with corporate goals Supervise 15 employees.
05/1997 to 07/2000
SDV USA INC
Imports procedures ,Export procedures , ocean and air call airlines for arrival , call steamship lines for arrival classifications , FDA , delivery ticket , customer service , freight cashier Schedule and coordinate deliveries Maintain a good file flow system for all shipments Responsible for U.S Customs entry line items into the Import CHB Computer System and submit entry thru ABI Kept track of all shipments and their location (in transit Monitoring current US Customs regulations regarding tariffs Expedite inbound import traffic to facilitate customs clearance Communicate with overseas offices and suppliers, resolve operational problems Cut air bills, bill of landing and manifests.