Flexport is on a mission to fix the user experience in Global Trade. We are the first licensed freight forwarder and customs brokerage built around a modern tech stack. We help the worlds fastest growing brands manage their international supply chains, providing a fully-managed service for moving products between any two places on the planet.
Our Air Freight Team continues to grow and as part of that growth were looking to expand our team with an Air Planning Associate.
Youll have the opportunity to:
Manage the capacity of Flexport charter flights and Block Space Agreements in the region you oversee, ensuring we fulfill them;
Decide on the best consolidation of shipments to optimize margins and deliver a build plan to the warehouse team;
Contribute to build Flexport air export planning processes & tools;
Coordinate the clearance and the de-consolidation of all import consolidations into the region you oversee, interacting with warehouse team, trucker and squads to ensure that all shipments get delivered to the final customer as soon as possible.
An internal track record of success in an operational or planning role;
Very structured and with high level of energy;
Strong analytical background and full mastery of analytical tools (Excel, etc.);
Strategic vision and ground floor execution;
Excellent communication, interpersonal, and organizational skills;
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;
Previous experience in Forwarder or Airline Space Control / Revenue Management / Export or Import Planning a plus.