Estes Forwarding Worldwide, LLC

Coordinator, Corporate Projects

US-VA-Richmond
Job ID
2018-1633
# of Openings
1
Category
Other
Type
Regular Full-Time
Shift
2nd (Day)

Overview

Founded in 2003, Richmond-based Estes Forwarding Worldwide (EFW) is a domestic and international freight forwarder. At EFW, we are always on. Our commitment to personal service has made us a leader in logistic solutions across the globe. With offices across the country, EFW offers a full range of domestic and international solutions—including air, ocean, ground and international transportation—that few competitors can match.

Responsibilities

Under the direction of the Manager, Corporate Projects, the Coordinator, Corporate Projects will provide support to the Legal, Sales, and Operations departments by working on a variety of projects to support in facilitating day to day processes as they relate to RFIs, RFPs, RFQs, Client SOPs and IHPs, Client Onboarding and Implementation, and Corporate and Client Legal documents.

  

 

 

To perform this job successfully, an individual must satisfactorily perform each essential duty. Reasonable accommodations will be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential duties.

 

  • Collect information from individuals and departments throughout the company via phone or email to assist Manager, Corporate Projects in responding to RFIs, RFPs and RFQs.
  • Assist Manager, Corporate Projects with formatting and finalizing Client SOP and IHP documents prior to distribution of documents.
  • Setup the initial Client Onboarding Roadmaps for the Manager, Corporate Projects to manage and facilitate meetings/calls. Assist with scheduling Onboarding meetings/calls.
  • Provide support to the Manager, Corporate Projects with completion of EFM and EFW renewals of Insurance Certificates, Bonds, Letters of Authority, SCAC Codes and licenses.
  • Assist the Manager, Corporate Projects in maintaining P Drive electronic documents. All important documents will be stored and backed up with restricted permissions.      
  • Assist the Manager, Corporate Projects in placing all signed legal documents on the P drive since EFW was founded.
  • Organize and maintain project files and databases.
  • Regular attendance is required.
  • Comply with company C-TPAT and TSA security procedures.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.

Qualifications

The qualifications listed below are representative of the minimum knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.

  • Minimum of a Bachelor's degree (or equivalent) and 2-4 years of experience. However, a combination of experience and/or education will be taken into consideration.
  • Intermediate proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite, internet, and web-based, job-specific software applications.
  • The successful candidate will possess a strong attention to detail and accuracy, as well as, excellent organizational skills.
  • Self-starter who is able to prioritize effectively and handle multiple tasks in a deadline driven environment.
  • Strong written and oral communication skills required.
  • The qualified candidate will have a demonstrated ability to use diplomacy and tact.
  • Strong analytical ability and identify opportunities for continuous process improvements.
  • Ability to work independently and identify creative solutions.
  • Ability to read and interpret general business documents.
  • Ability to write routine reports and general business correspondence.
  • Ability to work with peers and communicate basic concepts.
  • Ability to solve practical problems through standardized solutions that require limited judgment.
  • Ability to follow prescribed and detailed procedures to solve routine problems.
  • Must be eligible to work in the United States.
  • At this time, EFW will not sponsor a new applicant for employment authorization for this position.
  • Must pass a pre-employment drug screen, random drug and/or alcohol tests, and will be subject to a criminal history background check.
  • EFW offers an opportunity to grow and develop your career in an environment that provides a fulfilling workplace for employees, creates an environment for continuous learning, and embraces the ideas and diversity of others. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, pregnancy, race, ethnicity, color, creed, religion, national origin, age, disability status, protected veteran status, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other legally protected status.

 

EOE/AA Employer including Vets and Disabled

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