Shipping Manager

SSAB Borlänge, Dalarnas län, Sverige Publicerad: 13 Feb 2017 Löpande

SSAB Europe division’s Supply Chain Management & IT function plays strategically important part in developing and implementing efficient and effective supply chains to maximize the value to our customers.

We are now strengthening our team with a Shipping Manager, to work together with Chartering Manager with sea shipments of products from SSAB Europe facilities to our customers. Position includes also contracts with harbor’s as well as sending and receiving harbors. You will play a central role in advising and supporting operational transport planners, sales and purchasing organizations in logistic and shipping related issues. Location of the position can be at one of our production sites, Borlänge, Hämeenlinna or Raahe.

About the position 
Responsibilities include:

  • Develop and implement new transport concepts
  • Sea freight contracts for container and conventional shipments
  • Harbor operations and warehouse contracts
  • Developing processes and work with continuously improvements in our supply chain
  • Follow the development and market indicators in Sea shipping
  • Drive development towards a more sustainable supply chain
  • Supplier relationship management


Your qualifications 

We are looking for a person with good analytical skills, who enjoy business situations, is responsive and has drive and good social skills. You master English and Swedish or Finnish fluently in speech and writing. You have the ability to work independently with initiative touch and good self-motivation. High productivity and ability to reach the targets and ability to work under pressure will help you in this role. You find ways to reinvent process as natural part of your work.

We expect you to have Bachelor’s or Master’s degree with specialization in logistics or procurement or similar. Experience from logistic management, sales or procurement of sea freight, development and implementation of concepts both conventional and container is preferable. You have holistic perspective and good understanding of business. You are dedicated to your job and have a drive of always improving your work and create value. Excellent negotiation skills and good knowledge in contract writing, project management and good analytical skills will be seen as an asset.

We offer 
A developmental, diverse and exciting work that gives an overview of SSAB’s material flow from mill all the way to end customer. You will have a wide global network and great colleagues!

Application 
Send your application no later than 25th of February 2018

We start to interview suitable candidates already during application period so please send in your application the soonest.

For more information, please contact 
Rickard Backlund, Senior Manager Logistics, phone +46 70 642 32 87

Information regarding the Unions, phone +46 243 700 00.

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