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  • Posted: Nov 3, 2021
    Deadline: Nov 19, 2021
  • Our broad portfolio ranges from chemicals, plastics, performance products and crop protection products to oil and gas. In 2014, BASF posted sales of €74.0 billion and income from operations before special items of approximately €7.6 billion. We combine economic success with environmental protection and social responsibilit...
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    Outbound and Transport Planning Specialist

    Job ID: 61129
    Job Field: Logistics & Supply Chain Management
    Job Conditions: Permanent

    What You Can Expect

    • The incumbent will be responsible for all activities involved in exporting products out of the FTZ and planning of deliveries to customers.
    • This includes managing and coordinating all activities for outbound shipments quickly, safely, and within budget constraints.

    Duties will include the following:

    • Contract management with dedicated transport service providers
    • Processing of service provider invoice with Account Payables and follow up on payment
    • Ensure Service Level Agreement is in place for 3rd party logistics providers
    • Benchmark services from 3rd party logistics providers
    • Constant review of KPI of various vendors (FTZ clearing agents and logistics vendors) to ensure     constant efficiency in handling all deliverables
    • Help decision makers make better decisions through consistent analysis of the clearing and distribution process
    • Minimize delivery times and transportation costs while improving logistics tracking, execution, and    customer service
    • Ensure timely clearance of products from the Free Trade Zone with dedicated service providers
    • Manage the efficient flow of outbound products and materials between FTZ and customers
    • Constant monitoring of the outbound distribution activities as well as trucking rates to proactively advise all internal stakeholders in cases of any issues
    • Optimise routing and scheduling of deliveries
    • Transport planning to meet all request for scheduled deliveries and ensuring stakeholders are updated
    • Follow up with the logistics vendor and warehouse managers (Ilupeju & FTZ) for confirmation and prompt loading of the trucks at various sites
    • Constant monitoring of truck locations and eventual delivery to the various customers
    • Support the safe destruction of expired materials through the approved vendors
    • Goods Receipt-Responsible for receipt of all imports into the warehouse
    • Vetting of vendor invoices to confirm/ challenge delays (if applicable)
    • Processing of invoices to Account payable and constant follow for prompt payment

    What We Expect

    • A tertiary qualification in Business, Science, or Supply Chain Management or equivalent tertiary education
    • Minimum 2 years’ experience in logistics and in the transport and warehousing Industry
    • SAP experience and Microsoft Office computer skills
    • Good interpersonal skills

    We Offer

    • Responsibility from day one in a challenging work environment and on-the-job training as part of a committed team.
    • Competitive compensation including attractive benefits as well as excellent career  opportunities in an international company.
    • BASF is an equal opportunity employer which we embrace diversity and the principles of employment equity.

    Method of Application

    Interested and qualified? Go to BASF The Chemical Company on to apply

    Note: Never pay for any training, certificate, assessment, or testing to the recruiter.

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