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Global Operations Associate

Team

Global Operations

Location

London

Global Operations Associate

Move Your Career Forward. The greater the challenge, the bigger the reward. At Flexport, we’re reinventing the over $1-trillion freight-forwarding industry to make global trade easier for all. It’s a big job, with a huge upside. Are you up for it?

With offices on three continents, our team is as global as our client base and we’re excited to continue building a product and service they love. Wherever you are, whichever role you play,you’re guaranteed to share your day with committed, encouraging, and resourceful team members.

Our Operations Team helps Flexport deliver the accuracy and insight that represent value to ourclients while working in a team to learn the business of moving freight.

You will:

  • Manage all aspects of international trade from origin to destination;
  • Interface with global logistics partners to coordinate international shipments;
  • Shepherd clients through the complexities of international trade;
  • Collaborate with the sales team to ensure the highest level of service possible; and
  • Assist the Customs Team with logistical troubleshooting.

You should have: 

  • BA/BS degree with a strong track record of success;
  • Experience working at a digital freight forwarder;
  • Be an expert in international trade operations and commercials;
  • Experience working in an operations and client-facing role
  • Experience working within a cross-functional squad model;
  • Daily use of logistics technology systems;
  • Regular correspondence with global operations teams;
  • Excellent communication, interpersonal, and organizational skills;
  • Obsession with client happiness. You succeed when they succeed;
  • Next-level attention to detail;
  • Master of email communication. You keep the inbox at zero.

Benefits

  • Base Salary £30 - 35k
  • Bonus Scheme
  • Pension

Location

London

About Flexport

We believe global trade can move the human race forward. That’s why it’s our mission to make global trade easier for everyone. We aim to do this by building the Operating System for Global trade - a strategic model combining advanced technology and data analytics, logistics infrastructure, and supply chain expertise. Flexport today connects almost 10,000 clients and suppliers across 109 countries, including established global brands like Georgia-Pacific as well as emerging innovators like Sonos. Started in 2013, we've raised over $1.3B in funding from SoftBank Vision Fund, Founders Fund, GV, First Round Capital, and Y Combinator. We’re excited about the three big ways we’re moving forward after our recent $1B investment from SoftBank Vision Fund in February 2019.

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

Applications for Global Operations Associate close March 24, 2020

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