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Job ID 288587 Date posted 04/02/2024 Location : York, United Kingdom | Schiphol, Netherlands Category  TRANSPORTATION & LOGISTICS Job Status  Salaried Full Time

Want to build a stronger, more sustainable future and cultivate your career? Join Cargill's global team of 160,000 employees who are committed to safe, responsible and sustainable ways to nourish the world. This position is in Cargill’s food ingredients and bio-industrial business, where we anticipate trends around taste, nutrition and safety to innovate and provide solutions to manufacturers, retailers and foodservice companies.

Job Purpose and Impact

Location: York (UK) or Schiphol (Netherlands) 

The International Freight Coordinator will participate in the identification and selection of the most appropriate and cost-effective transportation (Container, LCL and Air Freight) methods, through negotiation with carriers. The role will also partner with internal and external stakeholders to ensure the delivery of Cargill products in Europe and Globally.

Key Accountabilities

•    Control and track the transport of critical materials 
•    Assist in the (re-)negotiation of ancillary costs and contract terms with carriers and to collect market information, validate information with party involved and prepare monthly business overviews for the respective Cargill business units.
•    Preparation of needed paperwork to make shipments move
•    Update transportation websites and databases for contracts, (ad-hoc) freight rates and estimates, insurance and customer information
•    Proactively work with vendors and business units to keep the statement of accounts with vendors clean including identifying & solving disputes
•    Analyze current transportation operations practices to optimize process challenges and identify cost improvement opportunities
•    Other duties as assigned


Minimum Qualifications

•    Bachelor’s degree in a related field and or demonstrate experience in Shipping & Logistics 
•    Experience with an ERP System (SAP) 


Our Offer
We provide a fast paced stimulating international environment, which will stretch your abilities and channel your talents. We also offer competitive salary and benefits combined with outstanding career development opportunities in one of the largest and most solid private companies in the world.

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