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Wayfair Customs Entry Writer in Boston, Massachusetts

<p><span style="font-weight: 400;">CastleGate Logistics, Inc. is a digital freight forwarding organization within Wayfair’s International Supply Chain group. We offer a full suite of services (Asia consolidation, ocean freight, drayage, customs brokerage, cargo insurance, etc.) that aims to provide our suppliers with competitive and convenient logistics solutions.&nbsp;</span></p>

<p><span style="font-weight: 400;">CastleGate Trade Services LLC within CastleGate Logistics, is looking for a proactive and ambitious candidate to join the customs brokerage business as an entry level associate customs entry writer.</span></p>

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<p><span style="font-weight: 400;">Main Responsibilities</span></p>

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<li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Learn the processes, documentation, and terminology involved in international shipping and customs brokerage</span></li>

<li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Develop an understanding of US Customs &amp; Border Protection and Partner Government Agency requirements</span></li>

<li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Request and review import documentation to accurately input data to allow for a timely customs release</span></li>

<li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Provide excellent customer service and communicate clearly, timely and effectively with clients, carriers, agents, forwarders, etc.</span></li>

<li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Facilitate timely and accurate client billing</span></li>

<li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Promote a positive working relationship with all internal and external team members</span></li>

<li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Perform audits of ISF filings, customs entries and internal CastleGate Trade Services’ procedures</span></li>

<li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Other duties as assigned</span></li>

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<p><span style="font-weight: 400;">This is a great opportunity for someone who is new to the industry but has a desire to learn more about international trade and customs brokerage and is looking to join and make an immediate impact on a small, driven and innovative team.</span></p>

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<p><span style="font-weight: 400;">Required Qualifications</span></p>

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<li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Bachelor degree</span></li>

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<p><span style="font-weight: 400;">Preferred Qualifications</span></p>

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<li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">1+ year of customs entry writing or import experience preferred</span></li>

<li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Basic knowledge of US regulatory concepts such Harmonized Schedule (HS) classification, valuation, country of origin, etc. preferred</span></li>

<li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Detailed oriented and organized</span></li>

<li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Proficiency in Microsoft Excel, PowerPoint and G-Suite applications</span></li>

<li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Interest in taking the customs broker exam or additional industry training and/or certifications related to customs brokerage expertise.&nbsp;</span></li>

<li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Able to work well independently and as a team member</span></li>

<li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Able to communicate effectively with all levels of management</span></li>

<li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Experience using SQL or other database management systems is a plus</span></li>

</ul><div class="content-conclusion"><p><strong>About Wayfair Inc.</strong></p>

<p>Wayfair is one of the world’s largest online destinations for the home. Whether you work in our global headquarters in Boston or Berlin, or in our warehouses or offices throughout the world, we’re reinventing the way people shop for their homes. Through our commitment to industry-leading technology and creative problem-solving, we are confident that Wayfair will be home to the most rewarding work of your career. If you’re looking for rapid growth, constant learning, and dynamic challenges, then you’ll find that amazing career opportunities are knocking.</p>

<p>No matter who you are, Wayfair is a place you can call home. We’re a community of innovators, risk-takers, and trailblazers who celebrate our differences, and know that our unique perspectives make us stronger, smarter, and well-positioned for success. We value and rely on the collective voices of our employees, customers, community, and suppliers to help guide us as we build a better Wayfair – and world – for all. Every voice, every perspective matters. That’s why we’re proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, ethnicity, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship status, marital status, disability, gender identity, gender expression, veteran status, or genetic information.</p></div>

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