Position title
Export Specialist


  • Must have an understanding of the Export Regulations or other government agency regulations that govern exports.
  • Must have an understanding of TSA regulations.
  • Ensure documentation is accurately processed, distributed and released to carrier, customers and agents in a timely manner.
  • Obtain and create quotes for shipments and source best method of transportation.
  • Communicate with overseas agents to ensure proper pre-alerts and documentation.
  • Track and trace shipment and provide updates to clients.
  • Uphold a strong and professional relationship with airlines, transportation agencies and sales.
  • Demonstrate an emphasis on customer satisfaction.
  • Maintain shipment files and ensure billing is completed within a timely fashion.
  • Assist as backup for alternate accounts and ocean export department.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.
  • Review and monitor all rejections, requests for information and other correspondence.
  • Respond and assist with customer inquiries, including research and assistance with escalation on priority issues.
  • Monitor shipments as they approach non-compliance based on customer control, event control, and transactional data count or control.Job
  • High School Diploma or GED required.
  • Bachelor’s Degree preferred
  • Minimum One Year of related experience.
  • Ocean export experience a plus but not a must
  • Advanced proficiency in Microsoft Office, internet, web-based and job specific software applications.
  • Ability to apply and assist with communicating laws, rules, and regulations in areas of assignment.
  • Must be able to read, write and speak English fluently
  • Ability to communicate and interact effectively with multi-functional and diverse backgrounds; ability to read, comprehend, and write basic correspondence;
  • Effectively present information one-on-one or in a small group situation; identify and resolve problems in a timely manner.
  • Ability to write reports, business correspondence, and procedure manuals.
  • Monitoring overall processes, information and operations.
  • Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide using units of currency, weight, volume, and distance measurements.
  • Gather and analyze documents skillfully. Balance team and individual responsibilities, exhibit objectivity and openness to others’ views.

Job Type: Full-time

This position is for local residents only.

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Transatlantic North America is an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, marital status, age, national origin, ancestry, physical or mental disability, medical​​​ condition, pregnancy, genetic information, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or ​expression, veteran status, or any other status protected under federal, state, or local law.

Job Type: Full-time


  • 401(k)
  • Health insurance
  • Paid time off


  • 8 hour shift
  • Monday to Friday

Supplemental pay types:

  • Bonus pay
  • Commission pay

Ability to commute/relocate:

  • Wood Dale, IL 60191: Reliably commute or planning to relocate before starting work (Required)


  • High school or equivalent (Required)


  • Logistics Operations Occupations: 1 year (Preferred)
Employment Type
Job Location
1361 North Wood Dale Road, Wood Dale, IL, 60191, United States
Date posted
May 9, 2022
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