Cargill Shipment Execution Truck Specialist with Hungarian in Sofia, Bulgaria

Shipment Execution Truck Specialist with Hungarian

Cargill provides food, agriculture, financial and industrial products and services to the world. Together with farmers, customers, governments and communities, we help people thrive by applying our insights and over 150 years of experience. We have 150,000 employees in 70 countries who are committed to feeding the world in a responsible way, reducing environmental impact and improving the communities where we live and work.

Description

Working at Cargill is an opportunity to thrive—a place to develop your career to the fullest while engaging in meaningful work that makes a positive impact around the globe. You will be proud to work for a company with a strong history of ethics and a purpose of nourishing people. We offer a diverse, supportive environment where you will grow personally and professionally as you learn from some of the most talented people in your field. With nearly 150 years of experience. Cargill provides food, agriculture, financial and industrial products and services to the world. We have 143,000 employees in 67 countries who are committed to feeding the world in a responsible way, reducing environmental impact and improving the communities where we live and work.

Major Tasks

Provides distribution, transportation, and logistical solutions on outbound movement of products from origin to destination. With limited supervision, executes order scheduling and logistics activities that support the the supply chain in one or more of the following areas:

  • Works with moderately complex carrier operations and business transportation models, such as limited activity with multiple modes connections and inter-modal interactions.

  • Using comprehensive knowledge of the transportation and logistics industry, makes recommendations according to that knowledge and past experience to provide business partnership.

  • Establishes strong working relationships with Cargill carrier operators and with outside carrier owners/operators.

  • Provides timely communication with carrier owners and operators, terminals, and maintains daily operational contact with clients and carriers on order/shipment information.

  • Contacts local Cargill approved carriers in order to confirm availability and capacity when commodity contract is signed.

  • Determine the best carrier for executing certain commodity contract in accordance with the distance covered and the freight rate.

  • Follow up with the execution of the shipments. Monitors the status of the loading and shipment and performs track and trace activities.

  • Prioritizes activities and takes fast decisions to cope with a lot of variations due to – change in pick up location, bad quality of a product, denial of a customer to receive a commodity, re-routing of a travelling truck.

  • Handles and tracks claims coming from both Bus and carriers in cases of incompliance with the contracts requirements.

  • Provides necessary information to the BU in regards to the transportation of shipments.

  • Contacts the sourcing team when a new lane needs to be developed. Searches proactively for new lanes needed.

  • Communicates with the Freight Audit and Payment employees in order to help them resolve issues regarding payments, invoices, demurrages.

  • Keeps clear track of all papers and documents proving the execution of the shipment and archives them accordingly.

  • Provides scanned papers to the BU with short deadlines.

  • Daily KPI reporting and execution of improvement process with the team locally.

  • Operates within the transport strategy and resolves day to day issues in resourceful and effective ways and provides recommendations to support improved or cost-beneficial transport movements.

  • Maximizes efficiencies and effectiveness by leveraging relationships with other colleagues and offices, and provides timely information to sales, customer service, operations, management and material handling providers to assist with order/shipment changes to optimise costs.

  • Addresses service incidents and identifies/recommends improvement opportunities between logistics service providers and the business.

Qualifications

  • Secondary or higher education level

  • 2-3 years’ experience in a Transport Forwarder role

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills inEnglish and a second European language ( Italian/Spanish/German/Dutch/French) is a highy advantage

  • Experience with advance MS Excel spreadsheet data extraction

  • Experience managing multiple priorities and tasks daily

  • Computer literacy. Knowledge of TMS required.

  • Intermediate knowledge of transportation & logistic market and carriers

  • Good understanding of supply chain processes

  • Good understanding of business functions, focused on cost and budget controls

  • Systemic approach to problem solving and decision making

  • Ability to set priorities and organise work

  • Strong communication, listening and presentation skills

  • Open to change and continuous improvement focused

  • Team oriented mind-set

  • To be able to work under pressure and in fast changing environment

Our Offer

In return for your expertise and commitment, we will provide a fast paced stimulating international environment, which will stretch your abilities and channel your talents. We also offer competitive salary and benefits combined with outstanding career development opportunities in one of the largest and most solid private companies in the world.

Interested? Then make sure to send us your CV and cover letter today. Follow us on LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/cargill

Job Transportation/Logistics and Forwarding

Primary Location BG-08-Sofia

Schedule Full-time

Job Type Standard

Shift Day Job

Req ID: SOF00385