Transportation Team Lead for Import/Export

Employer: Kellogg Company
  • Transport
  • Job type: full-time
    Job level: peste 5 years of experience
  • Updated at: 17.04.2021
    Short company description

    At Kellogg Company we have a vision of enriching and delighting the world through foods and brands that matter; with the purpose of nourishing families so that they can flourish and thrive.

    Our Vision is to enrich and delight the world through foods and brands that matter.
    Driven by our consumers, this is what we aspire to become and want to be on our best day.

    Our Purpose is nourishing families so they can flourish and thrive.
    This is why Kellogg exists, the role we play in the world and how we deliver our Vision.

    Our company is a place where innovation lives on, where we never stop learning and where we’re excited about tomorrow. In 2014, we started an exciting transformation journey towards Global Business Services. GBS is a new global function at Kellogg that is helping to drive growth by simplifying work and innovating processes so that our team worldwide can focus on making and selling great food.

    Our GBS Service Centre for Europe is located at Floreasca Business Centre (adjacent to Aurel Vlaicu Metro) and now we want you to join us as we continue our growth in Romania. Be part of a dynamic team, with career progression opportunities.


    Are you dynamic, a keen innovator, a trend setter, or a disruptive thinker? Then Kellogg Europe is the place for you because at Kellogg’s we focus on agility, growth and innovation.

    Our colleagues in the Transportation team are looking for a new Transportation Team Lead for Import/Export.

    As we’re putting our hearts and souls into the future of food we’ll be looking at you to oversee and manage the day to day transportation planning, execution and in full preparation of export documentation.


    - University Degree or equivalent, preferably in Management, Business, Supply Chain, Logistics or related field
    - Language skills- English (Required); Second Language (Preferred)
    - Proficient knowledge of a Transport Management System
    - Proficient knowledge of Export & Import Documentation rules & regulations
    - Understanding of transportation rules and regulations; standard processes and business policies
    - Ability to develop and manage client and carrier relationships
    - Strong analytical and problem solving skills
    - Skills to effectively communicate to all levels demonstrating expertise, professionalism and confidence
    - Experience of working for a multinational organization and working with colleagues internationally
    - Proficiency with ERP systems (e.g. SAP) and Microsoft Office



    In this role you will report to the Export Transport Manager and you will supervise our team of Export Transport Planners and Export Documentation Coordinators based in Bucharest GBS office.
    You will coordinate with other functions within transportation such as Freight Audit & Costing and Transport Analytics and you will partner effectively with external customers and internal transportation retained organization, customer service representatives, supply planning organization, distribution organization with a focus on increased value and benefit realization.
    You will provide ongoing visibility into transportation movements and performance. You will review and ensure all shipments have been successfully planned and executed and have all needed documents available on time and in full as per business needs, taken appropriate corrective actions as required.
    You will periodically review of transportation network and demand requirements with the EU Freight Manager.
    You will evaluate operational performance and will continuously seek out opportunities to improve current processes.

    Other info

    Growing and nurturing the world starts with our employees, which is why our tailor-made career growth programmes are just what you need to set yourself for success.
    With our extensive benefits package including flexible working, which enables you to take control of your work/life balance, we really have our people at the heart of our organisation.

    We strive to create a world where people are not just fed but fulfilled and a workplace where everyone can voice their opinions and are empowered to be their true selves. It’s each and everyone’s unique flavour that make up Kellogg’s recipe for success and the diversity of ideas, experiences and beliefs that fuel our future ready momentum and embolden our make it happen culture.