Head of Global Transportation JB-933


Our Global Supply Chain is looking for a Head of Global Transportation for supervising distribution transportation and shipping (import & export documentation) services.

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  • LocationIsrael (Hatzerim)
  • DepartmentOperations
  • Job ScheduleFull-Time

A Day in the Life

  • Supervising activity vs. land transportation, ports, customs, shipping and Air Line agencies, freight dispatchers and forwarders.
  • Costing and dispatching freights in accordance with the organization's requirements and performance follow up to arrival to destination.
  • Responsibility for the transportation budget: planning, execution and follow up including taxation and surcharges.
  • Budgetary control, invoice and cost tracking.
  • Monitoring and controlling activities (reporting and vendor feedbacks)
  • Working vs. multiple interfaces: logistics/ warehouses, customer service, finance, procurement/buyers, business units, etc.
  • Visiting freight forwarders, shipping and airline agencies upon requirement.

What you'll need

  • Relevant academic education: Logistics/ Economics/ Business Administration/Engineering –Necessary.
  • Proven experience in staff management
  • Experience of minimum 7 years in Import/ Export service management.
  • Practical experience in a global industrial company – advantage
  • Excellent English – necessary
  • Strong negotiating and vendor management skills
  • Previous experience with matrix and global environments.