LOGISTICS SPECIALIST
Cameron - Houston, TX

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Assist vendor, plant location, customer, and carrier contacts with the activities involving domestic and international shipments to ensure shipments are moved in a timely manner. Ensures correct invoicing, as per customer orders and prescribed quality standards. Assists in achieving company's goals and targets while always following company standard operating procedures, policies and processes

  • Facilitate and assist internal and external customers with International and Domestic shipments as required.
  • Assist in preparing freight audit and payment provider procedures, and document requirements for Logistics providers.
  • Assist internal stakeholders with shipment requirements outside of our approved carriers service capabilities or freight rates not available.
  • Obtain shipment status updates from Logistics providers and communicate to internal stakeholders as required.
  • Demonstrate a solid understanding of Terms of Sale, Inco terms, familiar with bills of lading terms and conditions.
  • Works with internal stakeholders on proper processes to ensure consistent proper documentation (commercial invoice, bill of lading, packing list).
  • Ensures stakeholders clearly define special instructions or equipment required on bill of lading or electronic shipment tender.
  • Ensure proper authorization on air freight shipments according to Cameron policy.
  • Assists in resolving freight payment audit, due to pricing discrepancies, lack of rate on file, or incomplete shipment documentation.
  • Assists Logistics department in defining metrics related to the performance of all providers.
  • Assists in requesting quotes with freight forwarders, custom brokers and carriers at the request of internal stakeholders.
  • Improve the flow of communication with all Logistics providers.
  • Approves and validates international and domestic invoicing issues related to freight forwarders, customs broker, carriers.
Job Requirements/ Qualifications
Bachelors degree with 2-4 years of work experience preferably in Transportation, Freight Forwarding, Logistics sectors, Incoterms, Import and Export Regulations (Air and Ocean);
or relevant education with 6 years of demonstrate experience in this area.
  • Must have strong analytical skills, capable of solving various logistics related problems.
  • Able to work under pressure and meet deadlines.
  • Customer /Team work orientated.
  • Lean/Six Sigma experience or a willingness/interest in being developed in the L6S processes.
  • The successful candidate will possess and demonstrate knowledge on the following transportation modes: small parcel, LTL, TL, ocean, air, or freight forwarding, brokers.
  • Experienced with compliance (import and export regulations as well as road transportation)
  • Microsoft Access, Excel, PowerPoint, SAP experience.
  • Effective communication skills/interpersonal understanding.

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Cameron International knows how to work under pressure. A leading manufacturer, provider, and servicer of oil and gas industry equipment,...