Company : FedEx Logistics APAC
Job Title :
Job Requisition Number : RC514590
Unit 801, Metroplaza Tower 1
Hong Kong, Hong Kong
Time Type : Full Time
Job Type : Regular
Job Family : FTN : Engineering Management
The primary responsibility of the Manager Air & Ocean Freight Processes & Systems is standardizing and optimizing Air and Ocean Freight processes across the region and supporting the operational transformation to CargoWise One and ongoing continuous improvements.
Analyzing, designing, documenting, and implementing end to end process standardization & process efficiency, documenting standards, measuring, and driving continuous improvement.
Implementing the CargoWise One system application across countries aligning processes to global standards, gathering business requirements, driving change management, defining and supporting test scripts and support UAT testing, training superusers on processes and system and supporting successful deployment.
Subject matter expert in CargoWise One and global processes as part of roll out of new IT solutions and / or IT enhancements into the branches.
Works with countries and branches to identify, prioritize and drive continuous improvement through process optimization, automation, digitalization, systems developments, and ensure compliance to the standards by users.
Define best practice and promote consistency across region, collaborate with overseas to ensure processes and systems improvements with focus on end-to-end efficiencies
Manage change through the application of change management tools in collaboration with the global engineering and operational excellence teams
Aligns with the Quality & Compliance team ensuring sustainability and continuous improvement.
The role reports to the Senior Manager Engineering & Operational Excellence AMEA
Engages in reviewing, identifying, and defining functional system enhancements and / or process improvements and executing implementation of solutions in collaboration with Operations, Products, Sales, Finance and other roles / departments
Establish the methods, tools and metrics to measure performance and monitor adherence to standards and process quality including recommended improvements to local, regional and global stakeholders
Performs business process workshops across the region with country stakeholders to support continuous improvement and support deployment of systems & processes across Air and Ocean Freight, Rail and Road Transport, Brokerage
Act as subject matter expert in CargoWise One and global process standards in support of thecountries
Assist with data analysis and defining reporting requirements
Supports in creating and updating training curriculums and training plans and performing training to ensure end user comprehension
Testing and developing process for new functionality to be used in the system.
Documenting standard operating procedures and local country training material
Providing regional support and being an escalation point for the global team
Performs on site operational compliance audits and communicates audit results including recommended corrective actions to local, regional and global stakeholders.
Provides Cost / Benefit analysis and Executive recommendations per the standard continuous improvement process, including priority
Requirements : Academic :
Bachelor’s degree or equivalent
Experience & knowledge :
Minimal 5 years’ experience in Freight Forwarding, strong preference to Air Freight experience
Excellent knowledge of Freight Forwarding operations and process across ocean and air freight, and road and rail transportation, brokerage and value-added services desirable.
Excellent CargoWise One application functionality knowledge (CargoWise Professional certified preferred)
Solution driven with the willingness and ability to align to a standard and implement innovative ideas to improve processes and procedures
Good knowledge MS-Office solutions : Excel, PowerPoint
Experience on MS Visio and / or other process mapping tools is a plus
Good understanding of Business Process Improvement techniques such as Six Sigma, DMAIC and / or other concept and working knowledge in project management
Good data analytical and problem-solving skills, process thinking
Strong Organizational skills Ability to effectively handle multiple tasks simultaneously, prioritize, and execute on assigned deliverables.
Facilitation skills - emphasis on coordinating relationships with internal functions / groups; ability to solve issues by coordinating across cross-functional areas.
Able to work with in a matrix reporting environment, build and maintain strong relationships with peers, stakeholders and management who will largely be based remotely.
Ability to work under time pressures.
International experience and previous exposure to other cultures would be highly desirable.
Demonstrable track record of innovation and challenging the status quo.
Good facilitation and coaching skills
Good knowledge in English, Cantonese, Mandarin (verbal / written), additional languages preferred
FedEx Logistics provides e-Commerce, freight forwarding, as well as import and export services that allow companies to reach markets throughout the world.
They help customers of all sizes solve the intricacies of shipping goods globally by providing comprehensive international ocean and air freight forwarding, surface transportation and distribution, customs brokerage, trade and customs advisory services, and advanced e-commerce and trade facilitation solutions.
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