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Global Logistics Coordinator at BuildDirect
Vancouver, CA
You pride yourself on timely, cost conscious, customer-centric performance. You are eager to supply exceptional customer service to your internal and external customers. Put your entrepreneurial spirit to work at BuildDirect, the only e-commerce provider disrupting the building materials industry by bridging the gap between manufacturer and end-user.



Reporting to the Global Logistics Manager, your task is to coordinate the import and delivery of inventory to customers all around the world. The Global Logistics Coordinator will look for new and innovative ways to continue disrupting supply chain methodology to deliver exceptional service.



What You’ll Do:

Efficiently coordinate all aspect of Import & Export operations
Create freight quotes and approve invoices
Coordinate shipping documentation and customs clearance
Support and maintain C-TPAT and PIP compliance
Coordinate domestic inventory transfers and appointments with warehouses
Assist in contract negotiations with ocean carriers, freight forwarders, and customs brokers
Assist in the management of harmonized tariff codes


What You’ll Achieve:

Meet and exceed top line revenue target for Global Logistics in 2017
Meet net margin % expectation for Global Logistics in 2017
Achieve 90% positive customer feedback


What You’ll Need:

Minimum 5 years of experience in transportation or logistics industry. Steamship line experience and container exams an asset
Expert in US and Canadian Customs regulations & procedures, including tariff codes & duty rates
Working knowledge of steamship and/or forwarder contracts
Ability to excel in a fast paced team oriented environment
Strong organization skills and the ability to prioritize and meet deadlines
High levels of integrity and a commitment to do what you say you are going to do
A desire to learn and continuously improve
Degree in supply chain logistics or related field


What You Must Have

An audacious spirit that embraces uncertainty and challenges with enthusiasm
High levels of integrity and a commitment to do what you say you are going to do
Strong entrepreneurial spirit that has grit, determination and challenges the status quo
High degree of empathy and the ability to see other’s perspective
Strong sense of curiosity and the desire to learn and get better everyday
About BuildDirect

BuildDirect is the world’s largest online marketplace for heavyweight home improvement products. We have transformed how homeowners access and purchase home improvement products by building the only online marketplace that offers the widest selection of products at the best value, direct-to-home shipping, free virtual design tools and best-in-class customer service. Suppliers are able to leverage the marketplace to showcase and sell their home improvement products directly to consumers, helping homeowners get a simple and more trusted online shopping experience.