Full-Time

Global Operations Associate

Posted on 6/11/2024

Flexport

Flexport

1,001-5,000 employees

End-to-end platform for global trade

Mid

London, UK

Required Skills
Communications
Requirements
  • BA/BS Degree or completed professional training as forwarding agent
  • 2+ years of experience in logistics, freight forwarding, supply chain, ocean carrier operations, or consulting (ocean freight knowledge is a plus)
  • Valid visa/work permit to work in UK
  • Able to adapt to new technology and can thrive in a fast-paced environment
  • Effective time management
  • Attention to detail
  • Ability to effectively seek and receive feedback
  • Effective communication both verbally and in writing
  • Teamwork and relationship building
  • Orientation towards working smarter and adopting best practices and standardization
  • Problem-solving capabilities
  • A 'compliance first' attitude to keep our regulators happy and enthusiastic about Flexport since we operate in a heavily regulated industry
Responsibilities
  • Ensure shipments move on-time and handle exceptions appropriately
  • Satisfy internal KPIs and SLAs for quality delivery
  • Follow standard operating procedures (SOP)
  • Solve client issues quickly and ensure smooth operations at origin and destination
  • Seamlessly coordinate logistics operations with internal and external partners
  • Execute end-to-end movement of freight shipments within a regional network
  • Assist shipments managed by partners
  • Drive partner autonomy in a given region

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

-16%

2 year growth

-10%

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