Export Team Lead

Job location:
Roswell, Georgia, USA
Created moment:
December 14, 2022
Job reference:
REQ - 06654

The Company

The world leader in mineral-based specialty solutions for industry, with over 16,000 employees and over 200 sites worldwide, Imerys delivers high value-added, functional solutions to diversified set of industrial sectors, from processing industries to consumer goods. The Group draws on its knowledge of applications, technological expertise and its material science know-how to deliver solutions based on beneficiation of its mineral resources, synthetic minerals and formulations. These contribute essential properties to customers’ products and performance, including refractoriness, hardness, conductivity, opacity, durability, purity, lightness, filtration, absorption and repellency. Imerys is determined to develop responsibly, in particular by fostering the emergence of environmentally-friendly products and processes.

If you want to grow your skills and develop your career, find out more at www.imerys.com

The Position

Export Team Lead

Job Summary

  • Help complete export shipment process, including but not limited to drayage arrangement, which requires coordination with internal departments and external vendors (booking, document preparation, tracking and tracing)

  • Book US export orders manually with ocean carriers via EDI or email

  • Input booking details into to ERP system and keep updated with numerous changes

  • Work closely with ocean carrier operations and drayage dispatch on EQ (container or chassis) issues

  • Working knowledge of export documentation: SED/ITN, SI’s, shipment documents (CI, PL, etc from ERP and Ocean BL) 

  • Work with Customer Service, Logistics, Shipping, Production to keep up with load schedule changes (Rolled bookings)

  • Coordinator may have additional responsibilities in accordance with supporting the team that are deemed necessary by manager

  • Team leader will perform the job, assist the team, and fill in when needed..

  • Work in a hybrid office environment, located in Roswell, GA.


  • Bachelor's Degree - Preferred

  • 2 + years Ocean export experience with freight forwarder or large manufacturer, preferred

  • Understanding of INCOTERMS and who is responsible for paying freight, preferred - 

  • Knowledge of/familiarity with ocean carrier lines, ACE, Inttra

  • Freight forwarding experience, strong knowledge of export, intermodal ops

  • Team Lead experience preferred

Position Type

Full time



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