Coordinates and consolidates domestic and international systems to support shipments.
Ensures lowest cost transportation by analyzing company and customer needs, researching transportation methods and auditing carrier costs and performances.
Interprets laws, rules and regulations regarding shipping and prepares applications for import/export control certifications and licenses.
Maintains logs and compiles information on routes, rates and services on various vendors.
Ensures all traffic lanes are optimized and aligned with company strategies.
Implement and evaluate cost savings initiatives.
Analyze key performance indicators for all international and domestic carriers.
Analyze impact of proposed lane changes, shipment modes and product mixes.
3-5 years of experience with the Oracle Transportation Management Software (OTMS product) incl. leading OTMS solution activities, integrating OTMS with the Oracle ERP system, configuring/developing OTMS with a focus on transportation management (specifically Air Freight), shipping execution, planning to route for both Inbound/Outbound shipping processes, OTMS Performance tuning/Stress testing, experience in developing reports in the OTMS software and having an end-to-end understanding of how OTM works and be able to troubleshoot when undesired results accrue
Bachelor’s Degree in Transportation, Logistics or Supply Chain and previous experience managing carriers or other third parties.
Contracting and negotiating experience.
Project management skills and experience.
Very good MS Office skills (Excel, PPT, Word, Visio, Teams etc.), Database skills a plus.