Intermediate Rater
LOCHER EVERS INTERNATIONAL
Winnipeg, MB

Locher Evers International, industry leading and highly regarded freight forwarder located on Winnipeg has an immediate Intermediate Rater position.

Tasks and Responsibilities

  • Provide extensive customs brokerage services in accordance with Canada Customs and other government departments regulations and legislation pertaining to over sixty acts of legislation relating to International Trade; including but not limited to high and low value (HVS/ LVS) entry processing and customer consulting
  • Analyze clients’ daily reports and upcoming shipment information to determine tariff, duty and tax rates and ensure that they are complete and accurate
  • Contact client and/or vendors to obtain information for proper tariff classification
  • Enter shipment data for customs release
  • Answer questions and provide information to external sources
  • Communicate with government agencies to ensure compliance and advise clients on regulations
  • Use interpersonal and communication skills to build and maintain working partnerships with clients
  • Perform quality control of entries and
  • Track and follow-up on dated entries
  • A variety of other duties as assigned

Abilities and Requirements

  • Up-to-date Canadian Customs Specialist (CCS) or CSCB designation
  • 2 years current customs brokerage experience with rating/clearance done in full compliance with CBSA
  • Must be fully versed in the Canadian Tariff and able to classify goods imported into Canada
  • Strong customer service skills
  • Ability to prioritize, manage time and multi-task
  • Excellent computer skills (Excel)
  • Decision making and problem-solving skill
  • Attention to detail and accuracy
  • Team oriented
  • Effective communication skills

What we offer

  • Full-time, permanent position
  • Medical/Dental and Extended health benefits
  • Monday to Friday 8:30 am – 4:30

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Experience:

  • customs brokerage: 2 years (Preferred)