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Date posted:  May 18, 2024
Location: 

Bangkok, TH

Job Function:  Supply chain
Job Type:  Permanent
Job Requisition ID:  18577

Senior Logistics Specialist

About the Unit

 

Yara is the world's largest producer of ammonia, nitrates and NPKs, offering solutions for sustainable agriculture respecting the environment. Our fertilizers and our crop nutrition programs were designed to help the sector of food production and to meet the needs of a growing world population. Our products and solutions help industry reduce emissions, improve air quality and prioritize effective operations safely.

Yara Africa & Asia (YAA) produces, sells, distributes and markets fertilizers and industrial products across Asia Pacific and Africa regions, with offices location and operational units in 20 countries. The region employs over 1800 employees and has a long history in the Asian Pacific and African markets, focusing on develop crop nutrition concepts that increase food production and create value to the growers, in particular smallholder farmers, whilst minimizing environmental impact of agricultural activities.

YAA is currently undergoing a major transformation, aimed at shifting the existing business models, generating new revenue streams and ultimately delivering profit through new Farming Solutions related activities.

In Thailand, Yara has been present for more than 40 years, being a leading brand in many crop segments and helping farmers to increase their incomes. Safety and Ethics are our licenses to operate. Our people have the ambition to make Yara Thailand the best place to work by empowering people on a day-to-day basis. 
 

Responsibilities

 

  • Coordinate vessel/container shipments with stakeholders to ensure accurate and efficient delivery.
  • Analyze barge shipment plan to ensure cost-effective and efficient transportation.
  • Ensure a high standard of product quality within logistics.
  • Manage all logistics service providers (shipping agent, surveyor, barge providers, stevedore) in close cooperation with procurement: find new, maintain relationship, evaluate.
  • Track and report on key performance indicators & OKRs related to logistics.
  • Ensure compliance with relevant laws and regulations related to logistics.
  • Submit all required reports to government agencies.
  • Identify and address any problems that may arise in logistics.
  • Resolve all logistics related complaints such as product quality and delivery delays
  • Maintain SOPs for logistics.
  • Initiate operational excellence activities within logistics.
  • Prepare preliminary analysis to enable decision-making for container or vessel.
  • Liaise closely with YMM Operations team in the export from TH and import into MM of finished product.
  • Prepare sales contract between YMM and YTH.
  • Keep control, initiate purchase & scheduling on YMM dedicated inventory (bags/product) within Thailand.

Profile

 

Education and Experience


• A bachelor's/master’s degree in logistics, supply chain management, business, or a related field or equivalent by experience. Long relevant experience can compensate for lack of formal education.
• Min. 5 years of professional experience in logistics or supply chain management, bulk shipment experience is advantage

 

Knowledge and Skills


• Knowledge of relevant laws and regulations related to logistics and supply chain operations
• Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
• Excellent attention to detail skills
• Strong complex problem-solving, critical thinking and analytical skills
• Strong leadership and management skills
• Strong decision making
• Proficiency in computer skills, including word processing, PowerPoint, spreadsheet, and database management software
• Ability to work independently and manage multiple tasks and projects effectively

Additional Information

 

  • Fluent in English. Knowledge of Thai is preferred.
  • Driving must be expected
  • Willingness to travel and visit warehouses as and when required

Contact details

 

Please contact to 

 

Khun Intiporn Asvakittimakul

HR Manager to Thailand & Myanmar 


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