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Associate Container Sourcing Lead

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Job ID 262966 Date posted 03/17/2023 Location : Schiphol, Netherlands

Want to build a stronger, more sustainable future and cultivate your career? Join Cargill's global team of 155,000 employees who use new technologies, dynamic insights and over 154 years of experience to connect farmers with markets, customers with ingredients, and people and animals with the food they need to thrive.

Job Purpose and Impact

The Associate Container Sourcing Lead will perform moderately complex activities that ensure efficient transportation of materials and products from origin to destination. In this role, you will participate in the identification and selections of the most appropriate and cost effective transportation.

The role has hybrid schedule combining work from office and home.

Key Accountabilities

  • Control and track the transport of critical materials.

  • Apply a general comprehension of transportation and logistics practices and procedures to assist in the negotiation of freight prices and contract terms for customers.

  • Update transportation websites and databases for contracts, freight rates and estimates, insurance and customer information.

  • Independently analyze current transportation operations practices to resolve process and cost improvement opportunities.

  • Independently solve moderately complex issues with minimal supervision, while escalating more complex issues to appropriate staff.

  • Supporting transportation projects.

  • Other duties as assigned.


Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in a related field or equivalent experience.

  • Minimum of two years of related work experience.

Preferred Qualifications

  • English language is a must, Dutch is a preference.

  • Being initiative, willing to learn and think outside of the box.

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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