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Traffic/EDI Coordinator - 6 Month Contract

Position overview

Located at our Scarborough facility, the Traffic/EDI Coordinator is responsible for ensuring that the movement of goods, services, and information, and control of import/export for national and international transactions are performed in the most cost effective and timely manner. The ideal candidate will be knowledgeable in EDI processes for large accounts an understand import/export rules and regulations, acts, permits for both commercial and government transactions (NAFTA, INCOTERM 2000, Import and Export Permit Acts, B13 forms, etc.). This role reports directly to the Vice President, Operations.

Major responsibilities

  • Possess exemplary knowledge and understanding of import/export rules and regulations, acts, permits and terms for both commercial and government transactions (NAFTA, INCOTERM 2000, Import and Export Permit Acts, B13 forms, etc.) and be able to advise, implement and follow as required
  • Manage inbound and outbound shipments from 3PL in Canada/US/Europe
  • Work and negotiate with carriers, forwarders, and customs brokers
  • Prioritize and coordinate work activities to meet customer demands and special project as required
  • Maintain a cooperative, productive work environment
  • Respond to difficult and stressful situations in an effective and positive manner
  • Resolve issues regarding: Freight, Customs and ED

Skills and qualifications

  • Five years’ experience in a logistics/EDI environment with similar experiences required
  • Post-secondary education, preferably in operations/purchasing
  • Individuals who come from an environment with an ISO mindset would be an asset
  • Able to work in a fast-paced, dynamic environment
  • Must be a dependable team player and work well with others in a professional manner
  • Ability to multi-task and prioritize
  • Organized with exceptional attention to detail
  • Strong computer skills and ability to learn new systems
  • Experience with Accpac is an asset
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Please note

  • At the present time, we will only consider those applicants who are legally authorized to work in Canada
  • A complete job description will be provided upon request

Merrithew is committed to providing accessible employment practices that comply with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA). If you require accommodation during any stage of the recruitment and selection process, please indicate so by notifying Human Resources.


About Merrithew

Merrithew, Leaders in Mindful Movement, was co-founded by Lindsay and Moira Merrithew in 1988. For over 30 years they have been dedicated to enriching the lives of others by providing responsible exercise modalities and innovative fitness brands across the globe. Merrithew’s premier Pilates brand, STOTT PILATES®, delivers best-in class Pilates education and media to everyone from avid exercisers, elite athletes, and pre/post-natal clients, to rehab and fitness professionals, and is used by studios worldwide.

Other high-end Merrithew fitness brands include ZEN•GA®, Total Barre®, CORE Athletic Conditioning & Performance Training and Halo® Training. Merrithew has trained over 60,000 students in over 135 countries. Merrithew’s Media Division (MMD) produces print and video-based content for professional and consumer markets.