3/25/14 – Logistics Product Specialist

Accentuate Staffing is currently recruiting a Logistics Product Specialist for a client of ours in RTP, NC. This position is a temp-to-hire opportunity.

Responsibilities

  • Responsible for all Import/Export functions, to include: shipment planning and execution, documentation, brokerage and relevant procedures (e.g. CFSP for UK), customer service, supply chain incident management, warehousing, etc.
  • Responsible for all Import/Export outsourced activities, to include: control towers, documentation planning and distribution, cross docks, etc.
  • Oversee all inbound/outbound shipments into commercial MMWs, regional warehouses, manufacturing site warehouses, and external supplier locations
  • Responsible for the on-time delivery of products to customers
  • Responsible for the internal/external issue resolution process for activities performed by sites, LSPs, and Control Towers
  • Coordinate pick-up and freight booking
  • Coordinate import/export customs clearance process
  • Transport goods while adhering to temperature control, damages, and proof of delivery requirements

Requirements

  • Bachelor’s Degree is preferred
  • Experience in International Logistics Operations
  • Knowledge of multi-modals distribution and cross-border regulations (inbound and outbound)
  • Knowledge of global supply chain, trading partners organizations, and sites logistics functions
  • Knowledge of ERP systems
  • Knowledge of Incoterms
  • Experience with Performance Management of 3rd party contracts
  • Knowledge of regional importation laws and regulations
  • Experience with Stakeholder Management
  • Experience working in a multi-cultural environment
  • Ability to drive improvements and performance regarding customer service levels and cost reduction
  • Ability to work under pressure
  • Must possess Change Management skills
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office