Export Coordinator

Are you looking for an exciting career path that provides growth opportunity in a position where you’ll never be bored? We have an immediate opening for an experienced Export Coordinator to join our dynamic team of international freight forwarders. The ideal candidate will have experience with all modes of transportation including sea and air freight.


  • USA


  • Houston


05 Aug 2022


  • Export Operations

Job level



Full Time




In Office

Essential Functions

  • Have knowledge and understanding of AES filing requirements.
  • Reviews shipping requirements and identify the most cost-effective methods.
  • Ensures documentation is accurately processed, distributed and released to carrier, customers and agents in a timely manner.
  • Liaises with PFS offices, agents, contractors, third parties and clients in USA and overseas.
  • Communicate with overseas agents to ensure proper pre-alerts and documentation.
  • Notifies clients on statues of shipment and maintain proactive communication with clients.
  • Establishes and maintains professional relationships with export carriers, transportation agencies and sales.
  • Sources methods of transportation and creates quotes for the customer. Including out of gauge and over-sized cargo.
  • Provides best-in-class freight forwarding and logistics services at all times.
  • Ensure the proper and timely billing of customers.

What we’re looking for

  • Minimum 2 years’ experience working within the Imports operation role
  • Positive and professional attitude
  • High attention to detail and strong planning and organizing skills
  • Excellent communication skills both verbal and written
  • Ability to work autonomously and within a team environment
  • Cargowise experience highly preferred but not required
  • High School Diploma required

Pentagon Freight Services is an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran or disability status.


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