Land Freight Manager

at DHL
website:http://www.dhl.com.kw/en/express.html
Location of the job:Kuwait
Location Kuwait
Date Posted December 3, 2019
Job Type Full-time
Total monthly salary offered in USD Unspecified
Language Requirements English, Arabic
Industry Logistics
Does this job requires a valid work permit/visa for the country which the job is posted? Preferred
Country in which job is based Kuwait
External Link if any to apply https://www.dpdhl.jobs/job/kuwait-city/land-freight-manager/1886/22714816

Description

Currently DHL is looking for Land Freight Manager who will define, implement and execute Land Freight Operations in Kuwait

Tasks:

  • Drives implementation of Land Freight strategy in country (translates requirements, implements, ensures realization of strategy and monitors)
  • Directs and controls activities performed to effectively manage end-to-end capacity for Land Freight(procure capacity, plan and control network)
  • Performs negotiation of key contracts with carriers
  • Ensures optimization of network procurement and implementation of all consolidation opportunities
  • Sets, communicates and follows KPIs to ensure constant improvement of capacity management
  • Creates, develops and maintains good relationships with service providers, while facilitating negotiations of best rates at country level
  • Supervises identification and implementation of new products within country
  • Supports Sales in interaction with key customers
  • Provides input on solution design and service elements
  • Sets and monitors objectives in terms of profitability maximization and volume growth (e.g. on ITM lanes
  • Creates, develops and maintains good relationships with service providers, while facilitating negotiations of best rates at country level
  • Responsible for constant improvement and optimization of production means (cost management) and operational and service level quality
  • Develop a culture of quality, service excellence, flexibility and cost consciousness
  • Develop a team spirit and multitasking capabilities within the team

Expected profile:

  • Minimum of 5 years experience in many areas of LFR and CDZ management
  • Experiences in Managerial position
  • Exceptional knowledge of the Domestic operation, Customs Operations and Forwarding Industry
  • Relevant experience in Sales, Business Development and Logistics
  • Experience working in multiple countries virtually and managing cross border teams
  • Fluent English language knowledge and Arabic language knowledge is plus

On offer:

  • Working for Strong International company with clear goals and objectives
  • Overlooking and leading the Land Freight in Kuwait
  • Possibility to lead and manage team
  • International company environment with possibilities to grow

To apply please visit the careers section of DHL(link below)

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