Job Description

CornerStone has partnered with a global company in their search for an Import Manager to manage the day-to-day operations of imports from Vietnam, Malaysia, Thailand, Mainland China and Ethiopia.  The manager must be well versed in custom and trade compliance, CTPAT compliance and foreign trade zone rules and regulations.  The companies has a vast influx of product coming into various ports across the country; carrier, rail and airline contract negotiation experience is required!   The Manager will proper product coding on all products, to ensure cost savings for the company.   The company is very collaborative, all hands-on-deck approach when someone on the team needs assistance.  We are seeking a manager that is like-minded and willing to step-up to the plate to help as needed. 

Requirements of the Import Manager:
*     Must have 5+ years of Import Management experience, leading a small team 
*     Foreign Trade Zone experience is required; must be knowledgeable in the full scope of FTZ to include customers rules, processes and regulations, proper coding on product lines
*     Import experience from Asia ideal
*     Must be experienced in negotiating cost-effective contracts with Air, Rail and Ocean carriers 
*     Strategic in deciding most cost-effective way to expedite products line to the distribution center and out to client sites proficiently
*     FTZ Integration point experience a plus
*     ERP system; Infor/Lawson or other
*     Bachelor degree required

Benefits of the Import Manager:
*     Medical
*     Dental
*     Vision
*     401K
*     PTO (increases with tenure)
*     Sick days
*     Paid holidays
*     Employee discounts
*     Disability insurance
*     Employee assistance program
*     Referral program
*     Tuition reimbursement
*     Monday-Friday 8-5 schedule; during summers they work shortened schedule with some Fridays off
*     Working remotely during covid
If interested, send your resume to Allison Harrison at allisonh@cornerstonestaffing.com and call 817-635-0500X162 for immediate consideration. 
 

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