12 days ago

Senior Traffic Team Member

Glencore International AG

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Glencore is a leading integrated commodity producer and trader, operating worldwide. Our business covers over 90 commodities encompassing metals & minerals, energy products and agricultural products as well as related marketing and logistics activities. Our diversified operations comprise around 150 mining and metallurgical, oil production and agricultural assets. Our industrial and marketing activities are supported by a global network of more than 90 offices located in over 50 countries. We employ around 155,000 people, including contractors.

Senior Traffic Team Member

The traffic person is in charge of logistics, finance, hedging, documentation, insurance and related matters and works closely with the team colleagues in the department as well as with people in other departments and field offices.

We are looking for a candidate:

The position encompasses the following tasks:

- with a sound educational background

Contact with customers/warehouses

- with 4-6 years' experience in export / logistics

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Daily contact with producers, customers, warehouses, agents and field offices (traffic, preferably in commodity handling

- who is fluent in English (corporate language), any

- Organising and controlling deliveries -

additional language is a great asset The ideal candidate:
- is a team player with an independent and flexible

Negotiating and presenting of documents - Dealing with payments, receivables, claims, and all related documentation

Bank contacts (Letter of Credits - L/Cs)

work attitude

- Opening of L/Cs

- is ready to adapt to international practice

- Negotiating customers L/Cs with our finance

- is efficient and has well organized working skills

department and banks and effecting collection of payments

- has a good know-how in using IT applications (MS Office)

Logistics

 

  • Co-ordinating of vessels - instructing and following-up from loading to discharging ports
  • Organising of international rail- and truck transport including insurance

Internal Tasks

 

  • E-mail
  • Direct link with traders for the execution of the contracts
  • Dealing with accounting staff with regard to bookings, monthly closing tasks and file liquidation