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Shipping Planner 2017-Sep-24

Jeddah , SAUDI ARABIA | Manufacturing & Production | FMCG | Packaging / Bottling
Job type:

Full time

Experience :

5 -7 years

Job description :

JOB PURPOSE: Expedite and route movement of incoming and outgoing cargo and freight
shipments in airline and trucking terminals, and shipping docks. Take orders from customers and arrange pickup of freight and cargo for delivery to loading platform.


 Creates, manages and maintains router system, through systems analysis and
 Creates special customer jobs and system configuration based on contractual, manufacturing and/or business unit needs.
 Mange the re-engineering of router system and prepare a daily dispatch report and
shipment analysis
 Collects and analysis all relevant data to include, analyzing, planning, developing
and programming comprehensive router jobs to keep cost low, while still keeping
productivity and service high.
 Develops and maintains freight rate databases to determine the most economical
modes of transportation
 Provides daily oversight of scheduled jobs in each of the established sites to ensure
consistent and accurate workflow in regards to customers expectations
 Interprets data on logistic elements, such as availability, maintainability, reliability,
supply chain management, strategic sourcing, distribution, or transportation.
 Performs a variety of analytical logistics support tasks across sub-systems and
 Performs analysis, studies, problem identification and resolution in support of
customers logistics.


 Five years of successful experience in the transportation field. Three years of
experience as a planner
 Bachelor of Engineering / Bachelor of Commerce
 Postgraduate studies in Supply Chain or logistics will be a plus
 Must be proficient with computers / MS office (especially Microsoft Excel & Outlook)
 Experienced with SAP and TMS
 Knowledge of Saudi customs law will be an added advantage
 Must display excellent verbal and written communication skills
 Able to operate independently as well as part of a team

Candidate information:

Gender :


Age :

28 -35 years

Skills required :


Languages :

English | Very good

Benefits & allowances:



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