Sunday , February 25 2024

Glencore Mine Vacancies – Shipping Clerk

Website Glencore

Job Responsibilities:

  • Strategically constructing supply chain transportation solutions for worldwide deliveries
  • Negotiating container, dry-bulk, and rail freights with shipping lines/ freight forwarders/ brokers
  • Developing a profound container/dry bulk freight-market overview
  • Building-up and maintaining strong relationships with logistic service providers
  • Guiding traders on market developments and logistic solutions
  • Negotiating storage and handling agreements with warehouses, terminals and ports
  • Ensuring compliance with international regulations and insurance/ port requirements etc.
  • Assisting traffic/ operation on smooth functioning of transport execution
  • Updating and assisting traffic team as needed
  • Maintaining container lines online platforms
  • Analyse all data and booking information
  • Considers urgency, important, risk factors of all shipping line bookings

Job Requirements:

  • Qualification/ Bachelor’s Degree. Preferably in Logistics, Supply Chain
  • Multi-tasking and excellent management of time and priorities is essential
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills that work effectively within team and different audiences
  • Demonstrated, well-developed judgment and problem-solving skills
  • Strong negotiation skills
  • Pro- active, committed and highly motivated
  • Independent, flexible and entrepreneurial
  • Takes initiative and invest energy to, resolve queries and take action as needed
  • High level of attention to detail and data accuracy
  • A strong customer focus and ability to work in a global, demanding environment
  • Solid knowledge of Charter processes including ocean/ land transport/ container logistics as well as substantial knowledge of Incoterms
  • Solid knowledge and experience on shipping line bookings
  • Fluency in English orally and in writing, additional language skills preferable
  • Computer literate MS Office. Advance Excel skills is required
  • 3 to 5 Years’ relevant experience in Chartering and Shipping logistics.
  • Knowledge and experience of charter and shipping line bookings
  • Experience in break bulk chartering preferable
  • Practical knowledge in commodity handling preferable
  • Experience using container lines online platforms and systems
  • Working for a major Shipping Line is advantageous alternatively for a freight forwarder using Shipping Line systems

Job Details:

Company: Glencore

Vacancy Type:  Full Time

Job Location: Johannesburg

Application Deadline: N/A

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