This position may be worked from anywhere in the USA.
Execution of RFQ (Request for Quote) / RFI (Request for Information) in accordance with organization's strategy and process guidelines.
Duties includes Airfreight, Ocean Freight Pricing and tender coordination with global peers and stakeholders.
Responsibilities Tender Execution (Primary Duty)
Identify opportunity and strategy in conjunction with stakeholders (bid owner, product management, sales management and foreign peers)
Effectively manage tenders based on YL global tender process and agreed upon strategy for the optimal result for organization
Tender Pricing of US Outbound Airfreight, Ocean Freight and other US local fees following strategy from Product/Procurement management and Route Development Managers
Provide procurement support of Airfreight, Ocean freight and domestic transportation for tender specific opportunities
Validate proposal for accuracy, competitiveness, and compliance with YL standards and customer requirements
Summarize shipping volume, feedback for analysis
Maintain and analyze KPI of tenders and price reference
Legal Liaison for Tender related contracts
Qualifications Education and Experience
Associates' Degree preferred with two or more years of related experience in International Freight Forwarding or equivalent combination of education and experience.
Intermediate Excel skills required with minimum understanding/knowledge of vlook-ups, formula writing, transfers between multiple sheets, transfers to graphs and charts and creation of pivot tables.
Ability to work well independently and under pressure to meet tender deadlines.
The above statements are intended to describe the general nature of work being performed. They are not to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required.
Yusen offers a generous Employee Benefits Package including:
- Medical, Dental, and Vision beginning the 1 st of the month following start date
- 401k with a company match
- Flexible Spending Accounts, Life and Accidental Death & Dismemberment Insurance, Short & Long Term Disability, Tuition Assistance Program, Commuter Benefits, vacation , and much more.
Any and all benefits offered are subject to the eligibility requirements, terms, and provisions set forth in the respective policies and plan documents, which you may request from Human Resources.
About Yusen Logistics (Americas )
Yusen Logistics is a leading global provider of International Freight Forwarding, Contract Logistics, and Supply Chain Solutions. With over 24,000 employees across 45 countries, our extraordinary employees work towards a common goal of providing large and small companies across a variety of industries the logistics support they need to meet the demands of their customers. For more information, please visit our website at www.yusen-logistics.com .
Yusen Logistics (Americas) Inc. values each individual employee and is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by providing equal employment opportunities for all applicants without regard to race, religion, color, sex, national origin, citizenship status, uniform service member status, age, disability, sexual and gender orientation, genetic information, or any other protected status in accordance with all applicable federal, state, and local laws