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Title:  Foreign Trade Operations Associate

Job ID:  51042
Country:  Turkey
City:  Izmir
Professional area:  Manufacturing Services
Contract type:  Permanent
Professional level:  Experienced

Izmir, 35, TR, 35000


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Position Purpose

The incumbent will be mainly responsible for communicating and coordinating inbound Non-Tobacco Material shipments with suppliers, agencies, Procurement and Planning departments.

The position will be reporting to Foreign Trade Operation Manager.



  • Coordinating inbound traffic of NTM's for all international deliveries while coordinating daily business flow between suppliers, agencies, procurement, and planning department.
  • Handling delivery issues and being responsible for troubleshooting in a timely manner.
  • Preparing weekly import program and daily import instructions of materials to be imported and coordinate with the customs agency.
  • Setting priorities for clearance according to the related department requests’ to guide the customs agency.
  • Following up customs operations to be fulfilled in legal time limits with a minimum storage cost.
  • Preparing a weekly and daily delivery plan and coordinating with the warehouse.
  • Making necessary applications and getting special permissions from governmental authorities for materials if necessary. Coordinating the process with the internal parties about the requirements and collection of the documents.
  • Reconciliating the monthly insurance policy amounts with the insurance broker and weekly inland haulage invoices with the transportation agency.
  • Managing damaged imported goods insurance process and following up of refund commission of insurance policies.
  • Collecting necessary information and assuring correct correspondence (with customs consultant & broker).
  • Preparing requested data for global and local tender. Evaluating performance of the transportation companies based on defined criteria's and daily business flow and preparing load factor KPI report.


Qualifications & Experience

  • University degree in Faculty of Economics & Administrative Science, Logistics, Industrial Engineer or equivalent.
  • Minimum 2 years of experience (Agency or import department experience is a plus),
  • Advanced level of English is a must,
  • Advanced level of MS Office applications knowledge.
  • Work authorization to be employed in Turkey (citizenship or work permit).


Deadline for application is May 18th, 2021.


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