International Logistics Officer


General Information


Company:
JOSONS
Job Type:
Transportation/ Logistics
Location:
Lebanon
Date Posted:
Oct 04, 2019
Salary:
Unspecified
Employee Type:
Full-Time Employee
Gender:
Both

Description


Responsibilities
• Negotiate rates with logistic/shipping companies and freight forwarders to fetch best prices in the market and work towards cost-effectiveness.
• Responsible for making shipment arrangements for inbound and outbound.
• Generate and develop reports on shipments movements and other operational activities.
• Coordinate activities with procurement officers and other departments to ensure timely order placement of the needed goods.
• Tracking and monitoring shipments to determine the shipment status and ensure safe and on time delivery.
• Create and maintain contingency plans to avoid any logistics failure and ensure that all implemented programs work successfully.
• Handle freight consolidation, cost analysis, routing and scheduling logistics.
• Ensure that all operations adhere to laws, guidelines, and ISO requirements.
• Search and implement appropriate shipping techniques, routing, and logistics procedures.
• Review, prepare, and manage orders deliveries to reach destinations on schedule.
• Maintain quality through well defined logistics processes.
• Address shipment and procurement problems such as delays and inaccuracies according to the company rules and regulations.
• Prepare and manage paperwork for shipments and regulatory bodies when needed.
• Keep logs and records of all transactions to prepare accurate reports for upper management.
• Assess existing logistics operations systems and advise on corrective measures to be undertaken.

Qualifications
• Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration, Logistics, Supply Chain, or equivalent.
• 2+ Years of experience in the field.
• Outstanding analytical and problem solving skills, organizational abilities, decision making ability, ability to handle multiple priorities and meet tight deadlines, pay attention to details, strong time management skills.
• Exceptional verbal and written communication skills.
• Capacity to perform duties diligently, particularly during stressful periods.

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