Full-Time

Global Customs Associate

Posted on 5/24/2024

Flexport

Flexport

1,001-5,000 employees

End-to-end platform for global trade


Mid, Senior

Chicago, IL, USA

Required Skills
Communications
Requirements
  • Experience as a Customs Entry Writer
  • Familiarity with U.S. Customs product classification and rulings
  • Experience working with a customs brokerage or freight forwarder
  • Excellent communication, interpersonal, and organizational skills
  • Next-level logistical problem-solving skills
  • An obsession with client happiness
  • Courage to challenge the status quo
  • Mastery of email communication
  • High level of computer literacy
  • BA/BS degree a plus
  • Compliance first attitude
Responsibilities
  • Make US Customs entries under US Customs law for high profile clients
  • Digitally prepare and file all documentation required for goods to clear US customs
  • Maintain up to date knowledge of all regulations and procedures of the US Customs, FDA, USDA and Other Government Agencies (OGA)
  • Review and organize incoming documents to ensure compliance with US Customs and OGA reporting requirements
  • Provide necessary documents to other government agencies, including but not limited to FDA, EPA, and USDA

Flexport is an end-to-end platform for global trade, streamlining supply chain workflows and enabling real-time communication and data-backed decision-making. The platform utilizes technologies to automate orders, onboard suppliers, book logistics, track cargo, and provide customizable reporting and analytics for supply chain optimization.

Company Stage

N/A

Total Funding

$3B

Headquarters

San Francisco, California

Founded

2013

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

-13%

1 year growth

-13%

2 year growth

-8%

Benefits

Free Food

Company Social Outings

Health & Wellness

Dental Insurance

Vision Insurance

Health Insurance

Life Insurance

Paid Time Off

PTO / Vacation Policy

Paid Holidays

Maternity / Paternity Leave

Financial Benefits

401K / Retirement Plan

Performance Bonus

Employee Stock Purchase Plan