Clerical position for a Purchasing Department for a company based in Jackson, MS
- Prepare freight estimates for our customer orders as needed.
- This requires ability to use computer, Internet, and research skills.
- Familiar with shipping terminology considered a plus but not required for the candidate. Terms like LTL, freight class, inbound, outbound, 3rd party shipper, etc.
- Familiar with Connectship, UPS Worldship or other shipping software a plus.
- Be able to work independently and with multiple departments.
- Requires multi- tasking – computer skills and phone.
- Must be organized and familiar with filing records
- Be able to communicate clearly with freight carrier representatives, merchandise vendors and our sales team via phone and or email
- Filing freight quotes and approving invoices related to each shipment
- Monthly reporting on job performance – spreadsheet tracking.