The La Jolla Group is a worldwide leader in the action sports apparel business segment with a fast paced, high energy environment that is continually on the move. With prominent brands such as O’Neill, Spiritual Gangster, PSD Underwear and Hang Ten, La Jolla Group has proved to be a builder of great brands, a creator of innovative products, and a master of operational excellence.
Here at La Jolla Group, we offer flexibility with the opportunity to work from home. Our hybrid schedule allows us to connect with each other virtually and in office. We offer awesome discounts on our clothing brands, an on-site gym, early release Fridays (2:00pm), occasional employer provided lunches, year-round fun events as well as a full benefits package! We believe our employees are our strongest asset and invest in their growth by focusing on developing their strengths.
Analyze the rapidly changing importing environment and monitor events that would impact the ability to deliver product from overseas to the company’s DC.
Essential Job Functions
•Maintain open communication and develop relationships with manufacturing vendor network. Make daily/weekly contact with both FOB/LDP/DDP vendors to make accurate updates.
•Communicate to the Production Department with vessel delays, port closures, US Customs exam, or natural disasters. Ensure the system is updated to reflect accurate information.
•Evaluate and process the forensics data is collected for shipment details vessel details via steamship lines, CFS, Freight forwarders.
•Manage the Daily Logistics Report to ensure data provided to Production and Sales is accurate.
Manage all relationship with Custom Broker, Freight forwarders and inbound domestic truckers.
•Update booking details and broker clearance date into Full Circle.
•For Import Ocean shipments (only), ensure Importer Security Filing is filed by cutoff date at origin, to avoid penalty from US Customs.
•Assist the US Customs Broker with the necessary shipping documents with proper MID (Manufacturer ID), COO, Water Resistance Certificate, IFI, etc.
•Review drayage to decrease time, reduce demurrage and cost.