Careers

Are you looking to join a company that is as unique as you are? Unique Logistics is growing and we are looking for career minded individuals to join our team. Check out some of the key positions we have open and reach out to us to learn more.

JOB TITLE: AIR EXPORT AGENT

JOB LOCATION: ITASCA, IL & JAMAICA, NY

REPORTS TO: DIRECTOR – EXPORT & AGENCIES

JOB POSTING DATE: NOV. 10, 2022

SUMMARY

Unique Logistics International, Inc. (OTCMKTS: UNQL) (the “Company”), is a rapidly growing global logistics and freight forwarding company looking to fill an Air Export Agent position(s) in Itasca, IL. The Air Export Agent position handles shipment from beginning to end of its life cycle.  This position works in a fast-paced environment and requires a strong sense of urgency, the ability to manage tight deadlines, a positive “can do” attitude, and excellent customer service skills.

DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Gather necessary information to prepare rates and quotes.
  • Provide rates and transit options to customers.
  • Make booking arrangements, planning, and routing shipments, and preparing any documentation that is required.
  • Negotiate rates with customers and carriers that ensure the best service possible, while maintaining a competitive edge in pricing.
  • Coordinate shipments for optimal efficiency, including consolidation of shipments.
  • Update information available for shipments in progress, including tracking data and status.
  • Respond to customer inquiries and follow-up to ensure issue resolution.
  • Ensure that all shipments are in compliance with all applicable agencies, including TSA and US Customs.

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Strong knowledge of air export processing
  • Good organizational skills
  • Desire to learn
  • Excellent customer service skills
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Strong team player
  • CargoWise experience preferred

ADDITIONAL:

  • The responsibilities associated with this job will change from time to time in accordance with the Company’s business needs.  More specifically, the incumbent may be required to perform additional and/or different responsibilities from those set forth above.
  • The above declarations are not intended to be an all-inclusive list of the duties and responsibilities of the job described, nor are they intended to be such a listing of the skills and abilities required to do the job. Rather, they are intended only to describe the general nature of the job.
  • Management retains discretion to add or change duties of this position at any time.

Unique Logistics International (NYC), LLC. is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, ethnicity, disability, religion, national origin, gender, gender identity, gender expression, marital status, sexual orientation, age, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Air Export Agent: Apply Now

JOB POSTING DATE: October 14, 2022

LOCATION – Garden City, NY

SUMMARY

Unique Logistics International, Inc. (OTCMKTS: UNQL) (the “Company”), is a rapidly growing global logistics and freight forwarding company looking to fill a key finance leadership position. A Financial Analyst will be accountable for managing UNQL Accounting, Financial and Management Reporting Functions. This position requires an individual with strong business, financial and accounting skills, business acumen, effective interpersonal and communication skills, and the ability to partner successfully with internal and external stakeholders.

 

DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Analyze financial data and variances
  • Prepare various internal and external financial reports
  • Produce BOD reporting packages
  • Coordinate budget preparation
  • Prepare financial models and business cases when required
  • Participate in digitalization of the supply chain
  • Support M&A activities and due diligence projects
  • Provide ongoing support to the leadership team on ad hoc basis

 

LEADERSHIP CHARACTERISTICS

  • Integrity
  • Detail-Oriented
  • Flexible and a strong communicator
  • Player/coach mentality, with the proven ability to roll up sleeves when needed.

 

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Business, finance, or accounting degree, required.
  • 3-5 years of relevant work experience, required.
  • ERP system experience, preferred
  • BI Tools practical experience, preferred

ADDITIONAL:

  • The responsibilities associated with this job will change from time to time in accordance with the Company’s business needs.  More specifically, the incumbent may be required to perform additional and/or different responsibilities from those set forth above.
  • The above declarations are not intended to be an all-inclusive list of the duties and responsibilities of the job described, nor are they intended to be such a listing of the skills and abilities required to do the job. Rather, they are intended only to describe the general nature of the job.
  • Management retains discretion to add or change duties of this position at any time.

Unique Logistics International (NYC), LLC. is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, ethnicity, disability, religion, national origin, gender, gender identity, gender expression, marital status, sexual orientation, age, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Financial Analyst: Apply Now

JOB TITLE: KEY ACCOUNT MANAGER (KAM)

LOCATION JAMAICA, NY / ATLANTA, GA / ITASCA, IL

REPORTS TO: VP OF CUSTOMER SOLUTIONS

JOB POSTING DATE: Nov. 10, 2022

SUMMARY 

Unique Logistics International, Inc. is a rapidly growing global logistics and freight forwarding company looking to fill a Key Account Manager (KAM) position. The KAM serves as an advocate and liaison for Unique Logistics International’s top clients to ensure overall customer satisfaction. 

 

RESPONSIBILITIES  

  • Primary point of contact for the client
  • Provide operational support and expertise to the customer
  • Build and maintain strong, long-lasting customer relationships
  • Develop a trusted relationship with key accounts, customer stakeholders, and executive 
    • Maintain a strong understanding of the industry and client needs; cultivate a core book of business for consistent and repeatable sales
  • Maintain and drive the overall operational strategy
  • Create, manage, and track/report key account metrics & KPIs
  • Manage and strive to grow revenue for assigned clients
  • Prepare reports for clients based on needs and expectations
  • Develop and maintain SOPs, ensuring that they remain current
    • Drive for the highest quality of operational service excellence, productivities, compliance, and potential cost reduction in the operation
    • Monitor and ensure accurate billing; strive to ensure mutually beneficial business operations

 

DESIRED SKILLS/EXPERIENCE 

  • Proven account management or other relevant experience
  • Strong knowledge of freight forwarding operations
  • Working knowledge of ocean and air, import and export
  • Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively with all levels of the organization
  • Experience in delivering client-focused solutions based on customer needs
  • Ability to multi-task while paying attention to detail
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to think strategically and demonstrates strong problem-solving skills
  • CargoWise experience

 

ADDITIONAL:

  • The responsibilities associated with this job will change from time to time in accordance with the Company’s business needs.  More specifically, the incumbent may be required to perform additional and/or different responsibilities from those set forth above.
  • The above declarations are not intended to be an all-inclusive list of the duties and responsibilities of the job described, nor are they intended to be such a listing of the skills and abilities required to do the job. Rather, they are intended only to describe the general nature of the job.
  • Management retains discretion to add or change duties of this position at any time.
Unique Logistics International (NYC), LLC. is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, ethnicity, disability, religion, national origin, gender, gender identity, gender expression, marital status, sexual orientation, age, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Key Account Manager (KAM): Apply Now

JOB TITLE: PRICING COORDINATOR

JOB LOCATION: JAMAICA, NY

REPORTS TO: PRICING MANAGER

JOB POSTING DATE: NOV. 10, 2022

SUMMARY

Unique Logistics International, Inc. (OTCMKTS: UNQL) (the “Company”), is a rapidly growing global logistics and freight forwarding company looking to fill an Air Export Agent position(s) in Itasca, IL. The Pricing Coordinator provides quotes for Air/Ocean rates to existing and potential customers. This position works in a fast-paced environment and requires strong MS Excel skills, the ability to manage tight deadlines, a positive “can do” attitude, and excellent customer service skills.

DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Quote air/ocean (FCL and LCL) and destination rates to existing and potential customers
  • Coordinate with Global Offices and Procurement teams to respond to Tender Requests
  • Source and price rates to ensure optimal gross margins on shipments
  • Provide support to Sales, KAM and Operations teams
  • Update rate matrix
  • Data analysis
  • Negotiate rates and maintain vendor relationships
  • Monitor bookings to ensure they are routed correctly and/or as they were quoted
  • Respond to internal and external inquiries in a timely manner
  • Audit air/ocean files for accuracy as needed

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Ability to work independently or as part of a team
  • Knowledge of air and ocean pricing in multiple trade lanes
  • Excellent organizational skills
  • Proficiency in MS programs, with an emphasis in advanced functions of Excel (must know vlookups, indexes, Pivot tables)
  • Good verbal and written communication skills
  • Operational background preferred
  • Excellent customer service skills
  • Strong team player
  • CargoWise experience preferred

ADDITIONAL:

  • The responsibilities associated with this job will change from time to time in accordance with the Company’s business needs.  More specifically, the incumbent may be required to perform additional and/or different responsibilities from those set forth above.
  • The above declarations are not intended to be an all-inclusive list of the duties and responsibilities of the job described, nor are they intended to be such a listing of the skills and abilities required to do the job. Rather, they are intended only to describe the general nature of the job.
  • Management retains discretion to add or change duties of this position at any time.
Unique Logistics International (NYC), LLC. is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, ethnicity, disability, religion, national origin, gender, gender identity, gender expression, marital status, sexual orientation, age, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Pricing Coordinator: Apply Now

JOB POSTING DATE: October 14, 2022

LOCATION – Garden City, NY

SUMMARY

Unique Logistics International, Inc. (OTCMKTS: UNQL) (the “Company”), is a rapidly growing global logistics and freight forwarding company looking to fill a key finance leadership position. A Senior Accountant will be accountable for managing UNQL Accounting, Financial and Management Reporting Functions. This position requires an individual with strong business, financial and accounting skills, business acumen, effective interpersonal and communication skills, and the ability to partner successfully with internal and external stakeholders.

 

DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Working closely with other departments
  • Interacting with suppliers and customers
  • Participating on accounting and finance projects
  • Collaborating with domestic and international offices
  • Handling monthly, quarterly, and annual closings
  • Improving internal controls
  • Maintaining sub-ledgers and reconciling general ledger accounts
  • Assisting with external audits, due diligence, and tax examinations
  • Carrying out other accounting duties as may be required

LEADERSHIP CHARACTERISTICS

  • Integrity
  • Leadership and a keen drive for results and cost-effective business principals
  • Collaborative, able to work with all business units.
  • Flexible and a strong communicator
  • Player/coach mentality, with the proven ability to roll up sleeves when needed.

QUALIFICATIONS

  • College degree, with major in finance or accounting, preferred
  • 3-5 years of relevant work experience, required.
  • SOX 404 experience a plus
  • ERP system experience a plus

ADDITIONAL:

  • The responsibilities associated with this job will change from time to time in accordance with the Company’s business needs.  More specifically, the incumbent may be required to perform additional and/or different responsibilities from those set forth above.
  • The above declarations are not intended to be an all-inclusive list of the duties and responsibilities of the job described, nor are they intended to be such a listing of the skills and abilities required to do the job. Rather, they are intended only to describe the general nature of the job.
  • Management retains discretion to add or change duties of this position at any time.

Unique Logistics International (NYC), LLC. is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, ethnicity, disability, religion, national origin, gender, gender identity, gender expression, marital status, sexual orientation, age, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Senior Accountant: Apply Now

JOB POSTING DATE: October 14, 2022

LOCATION – Middleton, MA

SUMMARY

Unique Logistics International, Inc. (OTCMKTS: UNQL) (the “Company”), is a rapidly growing global logistics and freight forwarding company looking to fill a key finance leadership position. A Senior Accountant will be accountable for managing UNQL Accounting, Financial and Management Reporting Functions. This position requires an individual with strong business, financial and accounting skills, business acumen, effective interpersonal and communication skills, and the ability to partner successfully with internal and external stakeholders.

 

DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Working closely with other departments
  • Interacting with suppliers and customers
  • Participating on accounting and finance projects
  • Collaborating with domestic and international offices
  • Handling monthly, quarterly, and annual closings
  • Improving internal controls
  • Maintaining sub-ledgers and reconciling general ledger accounts
  • Assisting with external audits, due diligence, and tax examinations
  • Carrying out other accounting duties as may be required

LEADERSHIP CHARACTERISTICS

  • Integrity
  • Leadership and a keen drive for results and cost-effective business principals
  • Collaborative, able to work with all business units.
  • Flexible and a strong communicator
  • Player/coach mentality, with the proven ability to roll up sleeves when needed.

QUALIFICATIONS

  • College degree, with major in finance or accounting, preferred
  • 3-5 years of relevant work experience, required.
  • SOX 404 experience a plus
  • ERP system experience a plus

ADDITIONAL:

  • The responsibilities associated with this job will change from time to time in accordance with the Company’s business needs.  More specifically, the incumbent may be required to perform additional and/or different responsibilities from those set forth above.
  • The above declarations are not intended to be an all-inclusive list of the duties and responsibilities of the job described, nor are they intended to be such a listing of the skills and abilities required to do the job. Rather, they are intended only to describe the general nature of the job.
  • Management retains discretion to add or change duties of this position at any time.

Unique Logistics International (NYC), LLC. is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, ethnicity, disability, religion, national origin, gender, gender identity, gender expression, marital status, sexual orientation, age, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Senior Accountant: Apply Now