Logistics Planner at Koch Ag & Energy Solutions, LLC

Posted in Transportation 11 days ago.

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Type: Full-Time
Location: Wichita, Kansas





Job Description:



Who are we? Watch to find out!

 

Koch Fertilizer, LLC is seeking a motivated and self-driven Logistics Planner to support the North American business. This position will be responsible for coordinating shipments with customers and carriers, developing terminal relationships, tactical freight negotiation, etc.


 

A Day In The Life Typically Includes:



  • Transportation coordination




  • Tactical freight negotiation




  • Relationship development with internal and external customers including additional support capabilities




  • Freight and inventory optimization




  • A successful applicant will have the following characteristics:


    • Strong customer focus


    • High sense of urgency




    • Ability to adapt to change




    • Excellent communication skills




    • Work well in a team environment




    • Ability to prioritize day to day






 

What You Will Need:


Basic Qualifications:


  • Bachelors degree with 2+ years' business, procurement or logistics experience OR a High School Diploma/GED with 5+ years business, procurement or logistics experience

  • Experience with negotiation or purchasing 

  • Experience using Microsoft Office programs such as Word (to write business correspondence), Excel (for use of spreadsheets, reporting and simple formulas), and Outlook (for internal and external correspondence)

  • Ability to travel up to 15%

  • On Call Duties: Will need to be on call in rotation approximately every 14 weeks and cover after-hours activity from home (will have a business laptop & cell phone issued)


 

What Will Put You Ahead?


Preferred Qualifications:



  • Knowledge of Oracle Transportation Management (OTM) transportation management system



  • Previous leadership experience


 

Want to learn more about KAES?


 

This role is not eligible for visa sponsorship.



Salary and benefits commensurate with experience.

Equal Opportunity Employer. Minority/Female/Disabled/Veteran

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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