Job title: Future Opportunities: Freight Coordinator | Al Futtaim Logistics | Dubai

Company: Al-Futtaim

Job description: Job Requisition ID: 83261

No two days are the same at Al-Futtaim, no matter what role you have. Our work is driven by the desire to make a difference and to have a meaningful impact with the goal of enriching everyday lives. Take our engaging and supportive work environment and couple it with a company culture that recognises and rewards quality performance, and what do you get? The chance to push the limits every single day.

As a humble family business that started on the banks of the Dubai Creek in the 1930s, Al-Futtaim has expanded to a presence in 31 countries, a portfolio of over 200 companies, and 42,000 employees. You’ll find us in industries ranging from automotive and retail, to finance and real estate, and connecting people with international names like Lexus, Ikea, Robinsons, and Adidas. Our team is proudly multicultural and multinational because that kind of diverse representation gives us the global mindset to grow and impact the people, markets, and trends around us.

Come join us to live well, work better, and be the best.

Future Opportunities for Freight Coordinator | Al Futtaim Logistics | Dubai

About the Job:

We are currently looking for an experienced Freight Coordinator to join Al Futtaim Logistics in Dubai. Reporting to the Team Leader, you will support Freight division to drive commercial growth of Freight Forwarding business by:

  • Procuring from various stake holders such as carriers, partner offices abroad, and local vendors.
  • Pricing to local customers
  • Price offer for all partner queries from abroad
  • Attending RFQs, in collaboration with other departments within the organization
  • Maintain tracker for all queries and hit ratio
  • Prepare Sales report and present in weekly commercial meeting
  • Evaluate vendor performance on agreed interval
  • Evaluate market price fluctuations and ‘pulse reporting’
  • Maintaining Client history and reporting performance
  • Maintaining Commercial team performance and reporting

About You:

The successful candidate should possess a Degree or Diploma preferably in Supply Chain or Logistics. You should have extensive experience in procurement and pricing in Dubai Freight Forwarding Industry. Thorough knowledge about Sea, Air, Land & Cross Border products and customs procedure is a must.

You must have awareness about Freight industry and its products & services. An overall professional and positive attitude is a must and preferably with valid UAE driving license, but not mandatory. You should have experience in Cargo wise EDI system or similar platform and an excellent knowledge on MS Office.

You should have the ability to build and maintain friendly, warm relationships with customer. You should have excellent communication skills and strong interpersonal skills and has the ability to solve problems quickly.


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Before you click “apply”: Please read the job description carefully to ensure you can confidently demonstrate why this opportunity is right for you and take the time to put together a well-crafted and personalised CV to further boost your visibility. Our global Talent Acquisition team members are all assigned to specific businesses to ensure that we make the best matches between talent and opportunities. We not only consider the requisite compatibility of skills and behaviours, but also how candidates align with our Values of Respect, Integrity, Collaboration, and Excellence.

As part of our candidate experience promise, we also want to make ourselves available to you throughout the application process. We make every effort to review and respond to every application.

Expected salary:

Location: Dubai

Job date: Sat, 27 Feb 2021 04:50:45 GMT

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