Transportation Planner

Employer: Kellogg Company
Domain:
  • Import - Export
  • Transport
  • Job type: full-time
    Job level: 1 - 5 years of experience
    Location:
  • BUCHAREST
  • Updated at: 14.12.2017
    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.

    Requirements

    To oversee and manage the day to day transportation Planning and Execution so as to ensure excellence in transport execution and service
    WHAT WILL I BE DOING?

    Act decisively and engage effectively with all key stakeholders

    Partner effectively with external customers and internal distribution, export, customer service and supply planning organization with a focus on increased value and benefit realization

    Supports customer service regarding customers (OTC, vendors, co-pack) and supply planning during transportation planning and execution

    Primary day to day contact with hauliers, providing a good collaboration with them both in daily activities and around issues and exception management

    Assist the local country customer services with special requests for time specific deliveries and/or shipment based transport selections

    Daily execution of transportation planning activities including load consolidation, mode shift and optimization of transportation routes

    Manages booking and execution of transportation loads

    Monitors status updates from carriers (in-transit, appointment, delivered etc.) and proactively communicates and resolves transportation exceptions

    Continuously seeks out opportunities to improve current processes

    Provides ideas for optimization of transportation and execution activities

    Returns, collections and sample transport management

    Responsibilities

    WHAT DO I NEED TO DEMONSTRATE?

    Required Education and Experience

    University Degree or equivalent, preferably in Management, Business, Supply Chain,

    Logistics or related field

    Language skills- English

    Proficient knowledge of a Transport Management System

    Understanding of transportation rules and regulations; standard processes and business policies

    Strong analytical and problem solving skills

    Skills to effectively communicate to all levels demonstrating expertise, professionalism and confidence

    Experience in a shared services, process driven or service center environment

    Proficiency with ERP systems (e.g. SAP) and Microsoft Office

    Preferred Criteria

    Masters Level University Degree in Management, Business, Supply Chain, Logistics or related field

    Training and certification on Six Sigma or LEAN, or similar quality management experience

    Experience of working for a multinational organization and working with colleagues internationally

    FMCG industry work experience

    WHAT ELSE DO I NEED TO KNOW?
    Please note that we will only accept applications that are made to us via our Careers site.

    If you experience any difficulty when applying please contact myHR @kellogg.com.

    Please note that the closing date may be subject to change. We will interview suitable candidates as they apply, so please don�t hesitate to take this opportunity to submit your application as soon as possible.

    If you would like to be immediately notified of new Kellogg's opportunities, please go to �Create or access my profile� and complete the information required in the �Job Alerts� section. You will then receive email alerts as soon as new jobs are advertised.

    The Kellogg Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer who strives to provide an inclusive work environment that involves everyone and embraces the diverse talent of its people.