Feb 14, 2020

Logistics Specialist- Charlotte, NC

  • Maersk Oil
  • Charlotte, NC, USA
Full Time Permanent Procurement & Construction

Job Description


As the Logistics Specialist in our Charlotte office, you will efficiently coordinate the end to end program and information flows for named accounts where supply chain services represent the primary scope of work, with an end goal to exceed customer requirements and to meet/exceed regional goals and objectives.

We offer

We offer you an exciting global career at the forefront of world trade.
Working with the best people in a global team culture with future growth opportunities in an industry that has a significant impact on the world economy...

We're proud of our people who define our company's industry leadership, global team culture and customer-centric focus every day.
When you join our team you join a truly diverse, global organization in a fast-moving, values-based, work environment where you can grow on the job, create and shape our digital solutions, tap into industry-leading talent development initiatives, enjoy working with your colleagues and broaden your world view through our international job postings. We offer competitive compensation and benefits for full-time employees including health, dental and vision insurance, a 401k savings plan with an employer match and paid time-off - and our parental leave policy is recognized world-wide as one of the best in the industry.

Global scope
Every company, every country wants access to a competitive shipping, logistics and port system - and our people have created one company that offers one, easy-to-use solution to all their shipping needs.

Maersk is unique
Maersk is uniquely positioned to play a significant role in global trade, creating opportunities that help countries, companies and people succeed. Our vision is simple: Maersk is the global integrator of container logistics, connecting and simplifying our customers' global supply chains. We do this through the global scale of Maersk, the world's largest shipping line; our Logistics and Services expertise that help customers manage their global supply chains; and through our port operator, APM Terminals, one of the largest container terminal operators in the world with the most strategic locations to serve global supply chains.

Join us and play an important role on our team lifting global trade every day!

Key responsibilities

-Understand the supply chain account's business requirements and the end-to-end program which Maersk has committed, then execute according to defined Internal Operating Procedures (IOPs), Standard Operating Procedures and Key Predictive Indicators (KPIs).
-Proactively identify program exceptions, then troubleshoot and solve according to broad guidelines provided by the Program Manager and or KAM, where applicable.
-Communicate professionally with our accounts, their vendors and suppliers
-Maintain IOPs, SOPs and KPIs in accordance with business changes
-Build long term relationships with our accounts' operational teams
-Prepare and present KPIs and other program initiatives to internal stakeholders
-Support the Program Manager/Key Account Manager (where applicable) by providing ideas for process improvements

We are looking for

• Bachelor Degree as minimum education completed
• Customer facing service experience
•1-2 years of functional experience in supply chain or transportation
• MS Excel must be able to Input, export, sort, & filter data, create and modify spreadsheets, use basic formatting
• MS Word must be able to create and modify docs
• MS Outlook must be able to manage emails and calendars
Soft Skills:
• Excellent communication skills, the ability to work under pressure, and to work independently
•A strong execution minded individual with strong financial technical skills, analytical ability, good judgment and strong operational focus including an understanding of systems.
•Excellent communication skills
•Excellent conflict resolution and problem solving skills.
•Team player and collaborative
•Self-driven and self-motivated
Preferred Qualifications (nice to have)
•Bachelor's degree
• 2+ yrs of customer facing service experience
• 1-2 years of experience in key account program management preferred
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