Regional Barge Freight Specialist EMEA

  • Permanent
  • Ghent, Belgium
  • Posted 11 months ago
  • Applications have closed.

Regional Barge Freight Specialist EMEA

The Regional Barge Freight specialist EMEA will perform activities that ensure efficient transportation of materials and products from origin to destination. We seek a professional who will participate in identifying and selecting the most appropriate and cost-effective transportation.

Key accountabilities
  • Control and track the transport of critical materials.
  • Apply a general understanding of transportation and logistics practices and procedures to assist in negotiating freight prices and contract terms for customers.
  • Update transportation websites and databases for contracts, freight rates, and estimates, insurance information, customer information, etc.
  • Independently analyze current transportation operations practices to resolve process and cost improvement opportunities.
  • You will work under general supervision and independently solve moderately complex issues while referring more complex problems to higher-level staff.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Freight Barges

  • Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in logistics/supply chain.
  • High-potential – able to learn and adapt to the fast-paced freight shipping world.
  • Languages: fluent both oral & written Dutch, English, be able to understand French, speaking French is a distinct advantage. Knowledge of German is a plus.
  • You have excellent negotiation & communication skills and love to grow your (logistics) career within a dynamic & international environment.
What Cargill offers

In return for your expertise and commitment, Cargill provides a fast-paced stimulating international environment, which will stretch your abilities and channel your talents. Cargill offers competitive salaries and benefits combined with outstanding career development opportunities in one of the largest and most solid private companies in the world.

Want to build a stronger, more sustainable future and cultivate your career? Join Cargill’s global team of 160,000 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.

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