Global Freight Manager
Consultant Eric Heung (R1767138)
Date posted 21 December 2018 2018-12-212019-02-19 automotive Singapore SG SGD 4000 6000 6000 MONTH Robert Walters https://www.robertwalters.com.sg https://www.robertwalters.com.sg/content/dam/robert-walters/global/images/logos/web-logos/logo.gif
An attractive Global Freight Manager job has just been made available at an automotive firm based in Singapore.
About the Global Freight Manager Role:
You will be responsible for leading a team of specialists responsible for global freight operations
- Freight Procurement
- Contract rates: Tender for Contract Rates, preparation of RFQ, compiling offers, selection of appointed Forwarder, preparation of Contract draft
- Spot Market: RFQ, negotiation and selection of best Forwarder for each lane. Weekly analyses of Freight index and negotiation with forwarders when quotations do not reflect a downward market trend
- Supervision on correct mix Spot – Contract
- Supervision of effective implementation of SOP
- Market intelligence on new Freight procurement strategies
- Meeting with Forwarders/Carriers and proposal of new partnerships
- Freight Operations
- Selection of the right forwarder for every shipment
- Supervision and support to planners for booking procedures and space confirmation
- Maintenance booking database & rates database
- FOB Local charges: clear understanding of market costs for local charges
- Audit of invoices for freight, local charges, demurrage and detention
- Reduction of fixed costs per shipment
- Management of forwarders and monitoring of KPIs
To succeed in this role, you will need to possess at least seven years' experience in freight management.
- Extensive knowledge on all modes of delivery, especially shipping & trucking
- Ability to troubleshoot shipping issues
- Excellent understanding of Incoterms and Customs procedures
- Strong communication and negotiation skills
If you are driven and determined to take the next step in your career, this Global Freight Manager role is an excellent opportunity for you to be part of a fast growing team.
Apply today or call me to discuss this new opportunity.
Robert Walters (Singapore) Pte Ltd
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EA Registration No.: R1767138 Eric Heung