International Logistics Manager (Boise, ID)
The J.R. Simplot Company is a diverse, privately held organization, with roots firmly planted in agriculture and agriculture-related businesses.
These endeavors have been around for centuries and will continue to be a vital part of the global economy.
We currently have a position available at our Simplot Headquarters – Boise, ID.
Idaho SUMMARYThe International Logistics Manager is a hands-on position, with the manager being responsible for managing the International Logistics functions to the highest level of service, assuring on-time deliveries, and in a cost-efficient operation in compliance with company policies and procedures. This includes overseeing all export drayage moves to and from the port and overseeing the drayage carriers. RESPONSIBILITIES* Provides department direction which in turn will optimize efficiency and implement actions to prevent future problems. * Collaboration across various stakeholders to obtain customer obsession to maximize cost and maintain compliance. * Manages entire cost for international transportation. * Continue to look around corners to anticipate and resolve issues that mitigate cost. * Improves the capabilities of our Logistics partners while also enhancing internal processes. * Places controls on contract reviews to prevent overages.
REQUIREMENTS* Bachelor's Degree from 4 year college or university required. * Five to eight years related experience and/or training. Intermediate Spanish required.* International Growth, will require candidate to focus on managing and reducing overall Ocean Freight and Drayage spend in order to ensure all moves are completed in the most cost effective manner without impacting service. * Adheres to all standards, policies and systems as appropriate.
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