CORE PURPOSE OF THE JOB:
Implement the set Inbound Freight and Network Strategy by effectively managing the overall Air freight operations by improving of material flow from suppliers to end users.
AREAS OF RESPONSIBILITY:
Manage Air freight operations end-to-end to ensure smooth timely material flow from supplier to end users as per set norms and standards.
Provide assistance and setting strategic direction to the inbound freight operations.
Provide inputs to Division Head in setting annual budget and making sure targets are being met.
Oversee day-to-day expenses and the compliance of freight forwarders, carriers, and service providers to ensure they are within set rates.
Ensure proper utilization of systems and availability of data to produce reports.
Provide inputs to adjust set strategy for better work flow.
Manage analysis to enhance operation and results in cost saving.
Manage flow of information and communication internally with different divisions.
Graduate or an MBA with good overall experience in Air freight operations for improving material flow from suppliers to end users.
Work Experience: Minimal 5-7 years of experience in the freight industry with minimum of 3 years in senior supervisory or managerial position.
Worked with Multinational Freight Forwarder or FMCG/FOOD manufacturing Company.
Experience in Export and Import regulations in the Middle East.