Overview

Job description

– Clients’ liaison for interactions with carriers and freight forwarders as specified in scope of work document signed / provided to clients.

– The workload might include rate negotiation from the moment of analyzing and compiling data for transportation negotiations, selecting carriers or freight forwarders, sourcing assessments, rate negotiation process and contract coordination.

– Ocean Sourcing and Operations specialist administers contracts, rates, and online routing tools. Responsible for uploading and maintaining rates database and online contract amendment tools.

– Ocean Sourcing and Operations specialist is also responsible for issue escalation with carriers and freight forwarders.

– Responsible for internal and external trainings or seminars about sourcing topics, data tools development and data analysis or metrics development that ensure suggested sourcing solutions and processes are being followed.

– Monitor the ocean transport market and advise the team of events / trends in the industry swell as specific areas that may directly affect customer cargo

– Collaborate with internal and external customers to assist in problem-solving, project delivery fulfillment, strategy development, process improvements, summarization of project cost / spend and postmortem performance auditing

– Coordinate ocean shipments with the logistics operation teams.

– Booking space with steamship lines, obtaining commercial documents, reviewing and approving Booking Notes etc.

Requirements

– Fluent English

– Proficient in Microsoft Excel

– Logistics experience – preferred Transportation sourcing experience

– Availability to start ASAP

We offer

– Meal vouchers (90 CZK/day)

– 5 additional vacation days

– Travel allowance (1800 CZK gross/month)

– Pension contribution

– 3 sick days

– 1 remote work day per month

– Sports activities contribution (Multi-Sport Card)

– Fitness facility in the office

– The company planned events and team building trips

– Charity eventsTenure/Anniversary Program

– Referral Program