Ocean Freight Capacity Management Specialist



Full time

Logistics/Supply Chain

Apr 20

Ocean Freight Capacity Management Specialist

Singapore, , Singapore

Global Forwarding Freight


Job Description

  • Executes global procurement strategy
  • Ensures adherence to global negotiated contract
  • Plans route and allocates capacity (identifies options, allocates shipment against available capacity)
  • Monitors carrier invoicing
  • Adheres to global procurement processes in case of local procured rates
  • Performs market and customer analysis to forecast demand/ supply at country level (collects data, prepares, validates and analyses data accuracy)
  • Maintains most up to date information on balance between demand and supply at country level
  • Performs negotiations to procure local capacity (schedules, rates) end to end including inland logistics
  • Optimizes local OFR procurement for spot quotes and consolidation opportunities
  • Provides supplier schedules
  • Defines required internal local rates (local charges) and costing level to Global Procurement and checks centrally provided internal rates
  • Ensures internal local rates input into the rate management system and check validities
  • Initiates corrective actions on local level or escalation to Regional
  • Is responsible to identify issues and escalates them to direct report when required
  • Monitors carrier performance in line with SLA and balanced score cards

Job Requirements

  • Knowledge of the Ocean Freight Forwarding business
  • Excellent analytical skills
  • Results driven and attentive to details
  • Good negotiation skills
  • Strong problem solving mentality
  • Degree/ diploma with 1-2 years working experience

**Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted**

Facts and Figures

Business Unit

  • DHL Global Forwarding (Singapore) Pte. Ltd.

Travel Required

  • No travel required

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