Freight Lead

A global leader in high-tech engineering are seeking a Freight Lead for their Dublin office. The new freight lead will be reporting to the Frieght Operations Manager and will be responsible for overseeing the transportation of parts, tools and consumables.

The Position

As the new Freight Lead you will be part of a team of freight managers and leads, distributing parts and tools for the aftermarket organisation. As the new member of this team, along with the carriers and your customs & trade compliance colleagues you will ensure a smooth freight operation for Europe. As part of the remit of your new role, you will also:

  • Conduct negotiations with new vendors
  • Ensure Vendors are compliant with Trade, Processes, Safety, Code of conduct and agreements
  • Continuous improvement of freight process and procedures

The Person

The ideal Freight Lead will be degree qualified or have comparable work experience with 5 years hands on freight management/ logistics operational experience. You will also possess excellent analytical skills to aid the various analyses and improvement projects you will be performing. It is essential for this position to be assertive with strong written and verbal communication skills.

The successful Freight Lead will also be able to:

  • Operate independently using input from stakeholders and cross function partners
  • Demonstrate experience with ERP systems and skills in Microsoft tools
  • Be available to travel to sales regions, service providers or conferences

Salary

€ 50,000 – € 55,000

To learn more apply online or contact David Maguire at HRM on +353 1 632 1886

Salary: €50000 - €55000 Location: Dublin City Centre