Reporting to the Senior Manager - International Freight Operations, the position holder will support efficiently and effectively the International Freight function across McKesson's various Business Units Globally. Proficient in planning, annual Contracting/Freight Bidding, performance measuring of partners via QBR with KPIs and Scorecarding for International Freight operations.
Experience in global freight across all modes of transport, road, Air and Sea.
Support mergers of new business via SOPs, Contracts, KPIs and Scorecards
Engage in annual Request for Proposal (RFP) freight biding processes for the growing number of businesses into the US, Canada and Europe, including pharma and temp control products.
Understand budget preparation working to forecast freight targets
Experience in production planning volumes to meet forecast via CMO
Familiar with delivery terms and Inco payment terms.
Support negotiating of freight rates effective for a 12 month.
Prepare monthly dashboard freight figures.
Support to build service level agreements and contracts with global carriers, PO management agents and Non-Vessel Owners (NVO's)/Freight Forwarders.
Seek business improvements and cost reduction opportunities
Engage in change management projects.
Familiar with Electronic Document Interface (EDI), cloud based bidding tools and other automated systems to streamline business processes.
Assist with statistics monthly for International Freight Reports to senior Management and business stake holders internally.
Support Request for Information (RFI) questionnaire for all new partners to complete prior to engaging in business.
Support to draft SOPs, detailing the procedures on RFP and RFI, Contracts etc for International Freight Operations.
Maintain excellent day to day relationships and communications with the all key stakeholders in the supply chain - manufacturers, freight forwarders / carriers, various business unit's personnel in, but not limited to China, Malaysia, India, Taiwan, Thailand, Philippines, Korea, Slovenia, Austria, Poland, Canada, UK, Germany, France, Austria, Slovenia Ireland and the US.
Support Depts. in resolving freight invoicing or freight partner issues
ADDITIONAL RESPONSIBILITIES AND DUTIES:
The above statements describe the general nature and level of work being performed in this job. They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all duties. Additional responsibilities may be assigned, as required. When in conflict with the job description, the Staffing Request and Job Posting supersede the job description.
5 years' experience in International Freight Forwarding, Planning, Logistics and/or distribution with global experience across all modes of transport for standard, pharma and temp controlled goods. Good knowledge of Inco payment and delivery terms.
Have experience and understanding of issues and working practices in the Asia, US, Canadian and European logistic markets, business mergers and have established networks in the industry.
Direct experience working with government bodies based in Europe and USA on standards required to import goods such as Customs, C-TPAT, Authorized Economic Operator (AEO) EU Revenue, CBP and Food & Drug Administration (FDA) requirements.
Degree level in business/logistics/supply chain.
Incumbent Specialized Knowledge/Skills:
Excellent communication skills with ability to communicate at all levels within the organization
Ability to work independently and make decisions based on judgement and integrity
Ability to work effectively with others to accomplish goals in a challenging environment
Project management skills
Ability to work in a changing environment and through transition periods
Excellent organisational and time management skills
Demonstrated efficient work methods, analytical & problem solving skills and ability to handle multiple tasks in a fast paced environment
Demonstrates understanding of customer needs / requirements, consistent with organization priorities
Excellent attention to detail and planning ability
Understanding of customs and beliefs of other groups or cultures
Familiar with freight budgets
Excellent presentation skills
Proficient in MS Office Word, Excel, SharePoint and Power Point.
Work Environment/Physical Demands:
General office environment.
Limited travel, both regional and international will be required as part of this role.
Internal Number: JR0041796
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