Logistics specialist position is responsible for communication with S-Lines / Freight Forwarders, efficiency and the resolution of transportation issues.
-Assist logistics director to negotiate with carriers directly to ensure the most competitive rates secured for regular routine shipments, obtain as many pre-granted destinations free time as possible, and maintain all related files updated in the Cloud
-Generate monthly / fortnightly Rate Sheets in detail and maintain rates updated in the Freight Management
-Assist logistics director to select suitable carriers to meet our shipping requirements
-Execute booking strategy to maintain cost control (saving) and space
-Assist logistics director to negotiate rates and/or terms with carriers on some non-routine shipments
-Assist logistics director to negotiate on non-routine charges with carriers
Working hours: 9 AM - 6 PM
Proficient in Microsoft Office (Word, Power Point, especially Excel)
Bilingual is a plus
Bachelor???s degree in business, science, logistics supply chain management, or related field
Minimum of 5 years??? experience working in logistics, or account management
Must have extensive experience working directly with steamship lines
Ability to work will in a fast-paced environment
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