Senior Freight Specialist

Location: Asia-Pacific - Singapore
BU/Function: Supply Chain
Seniority: Manager & Professionals
Job Code: 1775

Job Responsibilities

  • Provide Air and Sea freight support to Supply Chain operations team, to promote growth within the company, through realizing current and future business opportunities.
  • Lead and overseeing of day-to-day operations to ensure that the services being provided are organized and in accordance to the local legislation and operations is running in smooth manner.
  • Liaise with Customs, Port Authorities and Shipping Lines as and where necessary to ensure that all rules and regulations are being followed properly.
  • Monitoring and reporting of key performance parameters to ensure department is running as efficiently as possible with budget planning, people and equipment resources planning, people development and training.
  • Ability to Identify business & process improvement opportunities and provide recommendations on running of freight.
  • Involvement with Pre/Post RFQ activities and manage Major RFQs.

Pre-Requisites

  • Have minimum 7 years of relevant experience.
  • Able to manage internal/external stakeholders.
  • Minimum Diploma qualifications
  • Familiar with Trade Regulatory requirements a major plus
  • Extensive network and knowledge with major Carriers and freight forwarders.
  • Familiar with major trade lane business/competition environments
  • Familiar with ISO or Quality related Business Practices.
  • Strong desire to work in and achieve results in a Customer Focused Organization.