Logistics Manager (Chemical Trading) Hong Kong Job Description Our client is a leading international trading and distribution company of Food and Agro products and has a presence in Asia, Africa, Europe, and Latin America.
Our client is looking for Logistic Manager for their chemical trading business. Job Description : The logistics manager will be responsible for negotiating rates with freight forwarders and carriers.
Co-ordinate between traders, logistics team, and freight forwarders for timely shipment and point of escalation for any issues.
Find cost synergies and cost reduction exercises related to freight charges, Switch BL charges. Actively discuss with traders to move more cargo on FOB basis and eventually ex-works to find cost benefits on logistics.
Constantly evaluate service providers and police freight forwarders / carriers for any deviation of agreed terms. Escalate any logistics issues to management / traders in a timely fashion to prevent further losses.
Have a strong understanding of operations, on-the-ground logistics, and be hands-on between commercial and operations teams.
Desired candidate profile : Experience in global freight / logistics in LATAM, Africa,and Europe. Candidate must have 5-10 years of experience from freight forwarders and / or other chemicals / agri trading companies in Hong kong.
Required Skills Logistics Operations, Logistics Planning, freight, Freight fowarding