International Transportation Planner at Koch Logistics, LLC

Posted in Transportation 26 days ago.

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Type: Full-Time
Location: Wichita, Kansas





Job Description:



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KBX, LLC The International Commerce group of Koch Logistics, is seeking an International Transportation Planner to join the team in Wichita, KS. As an International Transportation Planner, you will work with innovative technologies that are disrupting this fast-paced industry, including cloud collaborations and predictive analytics platforms. This is an opportunity for self-motivated applicants that want to grow and develop skills within the international ocean and airfreight industry. You will have ownership in the successful shipment of Koch products around the world, by understanding business requirements, planning shipments, securing bookings, creating and reviewing documents and executing shipments in compliance with all regulations.

A successful applicant will have the following characteristics:


  • Attention to detail/excellent follow through 

  • Results oriented 

  • Excellent communication skills 

  • Work well in a team environment 

  • Ability to prioritize day to day and longer-term responsibilities 

  • Ability to interact with multiple levels and functions within the organization and market


 


 

A Day In The Life Typically Includes:


 



  • Plan shipments to our customers using SAP Platform 




  • Build relationships with transportation carriers to ensure a high level of service to customers 




  • Provide prompt, professional communication with customers, and lead to joint problem-solving 




  • Practice Principled Entrepreneurship™ by applying the judgement, responsibility, initiative, economic and critical thinking skills, and sense of urgency necessary to generate the greatest contribution 




  • Demonstrate teamwork skills, ability to multi-task, take initiative and ask questions for a deeper understanding of assigned responsibilities 




  • Review, manage, and distribute all shipping documents, including commercial invoice, packing list, letter of credit, certificate of insurance, certificates of origin and any other required documents 




  • Ensure all businesses and customers are proactively and fully informed of cargo status by keeping up to date in the systems and supplying appropriate information




 

What You Will Need:



Basic Qualifications:



  • Bachelor's degree OR high school diploma with 1+ year experience working in domestic or international logistics




  • Microsoft Office experience




 

What Will Put You Ahead?



Preferred Qualifications:



  • Experience with ERP platforms: specifically TMS (OTM, SAP TM) 




  • Experience with GT Nexus, third party screening portals and AES direct system 




  • Experience with Microsoft Excel and Access (basic)



Not elligable for visa sponsorship

 

Learn more about us



Salary and benefits commensurate with experience.

Equal Opportunity Employer. Except where prohibited by state law, all offers of employment are conditioned upon successfully passing a drug test.

This employer uses E-Verify. Please visit the following website for additional information: www.kochcareers.com/doc/Everify.pdf

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