An export manager serves as intermediary betwwen foreign buyers and domestic sellers. Unlike trading compannies who buy the products before selling directly to foreign buyers, export managers find buyers internationally for a domestic manufacturer that employ them.
The Job Responsibilities of Export Manager
- Plans and coordinates the international shipment of goods.
- Negotiate with a variety of people, such as shippers, agents and vendors, and are expected to have excellent customer service skills in dealing with customers.
- Keep track of invoices and prepare reports to expedite the billing process.
- Ensure that shipments are in compliance with the laws and regulations governing the export industry. They have also to negotiate Export Contracts.
Extensive knowledge of languages ( Spanish, Frensh, German and Chinese) is appreciated.