Flexport helps more than 10,000 clients and suppliers lead all aspects of their supply chain operations. Started in 2013, we've raised over $300M from investors that include the Founders Fund, Google Ventures, First Round Capital, Bloomberg Beta, Y Combinator, & Wells Fargo.
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.
As a result of our global expansion, we're looking for an LCL Operations Associate for Flexport Asia to join our growing team in our Yantian Warehouse in Shenzhen to work with our global operations and warehousing team.
What you’ll do:
Manage day to day origin operations managing our Less than Container Load (LCL) planning originating from China, HK, Korea, Vietnam, and Taiwan;
Collaborate closely with local vendors on load planning, optimizing container utilization and innovative loading methods (slip sheets etc);
Continuously identify and execute on origin communication efficiencies;
Review and analyze local partner rates (and aid the team in creating scalable processes for effectively doing so as we grow!);
Review feedback from operations teams on performance.
What you’ll need:
Degree and 1-2 years plus of supply chain related experience preferably from related industry; also open to passionate candidates from out of the industry to develop a career in freight forwarding
Requires at least 2 to 3 days a week in Yantian Warehouse and option to work from Nan Shan office for the rest of the week
Strategic vision and ground floor execution;
Excellent communication, interpersonal, and organizational skills.
An obsession with client happiness. You succeed when they succeed.
Next-level attention to detail.
A mastery of email communication. You keep the inbox at zero.
Courage to challenge the status quo when logic and reason require it. See something broken? Fix it.
Where you'll work:
Our Shenzhen team is streamlining processes at the beginning of the supply chain and strengthening relationships with Asia-based clients and partners. Our office is located in the heart of Shenzhen’s central business district, with fantastic views of the Civic Center (we gaze out at it a lot). We’re surrounded by great restaurants, fantastic shopping, and stroll-worthy parks and plazas.
Investing your time with Flexport means having an immediate impact, all over the world. You’re empowered to do what’s best for everyone and trusted to make the right decisions when and where you need them. Join our collective of entrepreneurs and improve the world’s experience in global trade.
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.