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Posted DateJun 01, 2018CTC8.0 To 10.0 Lakhs - P/A
IndustrySHIPPINGExperience10 To 15 Yrs


Job Description Role : Operations Head Reporting to : TN- Head Location : Egmore- Chennai Experience : 8+ years CTC : 6 to 8 lacs JOB SUMMARY: - Responsible for Ocean & Air (import & export) leading a team of Field & Documentation Staff controlling all operation related activities for Tamilnadu region.. Responsibilities: Job responsibilities include, but are not limited to, the following:  Managing the efficiency and effectiveness of the freight operations team (Ocean & Air - Export & Import).  Operating & monitoring logistics activities of import and export Shipments (Ocean and Air) for different ports viz. MAA / TUT/CJB/TRZ airport & Seaport.  Planning, delegating, directing and monitoring team for regular operational and documentation, billing activities.  Supporting sales & CS team with pricing and service quality.  Pricing Procurement from Airline, Shipping Line & NVOCC and Road Transporters.  Liaise with Shipping Agencies, Carriers, Lines for rates/space  Ensuring profitability of Department and Reduction in operational cost.  Handling Customer RFQ requirements. Skill sets required:  At least 8+ years of experience in freight forwarding and logistics industry in operations.  Excellent network of key contacts in Airline/shipping line & NVOCC operators to obtain pricing & service commitments.  Should have good written English communication skills to handle internal/external customers & overseas agents.  Handling Customs /port & Airport authorities to resolve issues.  Ability to analyze operational profitability of jobs and find solutions to improve margins.  Should possess strong team handling skills.  Must have good problem solving and negotiation skills.  Should have worked in an automated office environment and customized ERP systems.  Should be able to monitor and improve TAT assigned to tasks in a digital office environment.  Must be familiar with computer software programs e.g Word, Excel, etc Qualification: Prefer MBA or a minimum Graduate with relevant experience

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A MNC Logistics services provider