Equipment Coordinator at CMA CGM (AMERICA) LLC in NORFOLK, Virginia

Posted in Other 27 days ago.

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Job Description:

CMA CGM Group, founded by Jacques R. Saadé, is a leading worldwide shipping & logistics group.

Now headed by Rodolphe Saadé, CMA CGM reinvents transport and logistics in order to offer an integrated maritime, port and land service that exceeds its customers' expectations.

Present in over 160 countries through 755 offices, 750 warehouses, equipped with a young and diverse fleet of 511 vessels, CMA CGM serves 420 of the world's 521 commercial ports and operates on more then 200 shipping lines. The group currently employs 110,000 people worldwide, including nearly 2,400 in Marseille, in its headquarters in Marseilles.

This position will be responsible to:

  • Maintain inventory at needed levels in depots and terminals by comparing inventory and booking levels to ensure equipment can meet export demands.

  • Perform equipment confirmation and release at depots and terminals by confirming in corresponding systems to ensure customers can pick up and return equipment for export bookings.

  • Aim to reduce the empty idle time throughout the coordinator's region by communicating with depots and terminals, port operations departments, and m&r to keep a fluid inventory and minimize terminal storage.

  • Approve payment to the trucking community by processing email requests and creating work orders for container drays and chassis splits.

  • Maximize off-hire and on-hire program by communicating with leasing companies and HO Logistics to return and/ or pick up equipment from the depots and terminals to enhance logistical operations and target cost saving initiatives. Rebill misuses of empty units returning to incorrect locations. Conversing with other shipping lines regarding subleasing of units.

  • Provide immediate problem resolution for internal and external customers by identifying the dilemma and strategizing a solution to ensure excellent customer service.

  • Propose counts for vessel loadback including targeting idles, projected volumes, and damaged units and assist with preparation for vessel loadback and planning.

  • Miscellaneous related duties or projects as assigned.

Skill Sets / Education & Experience Requirements:

  • High Diploma required.
  • 1-3 years of general experience.
  • Proficient computer skills to include all basic Microsoft applications (excel, outlook, word)
  • Knowledge of shipping industry preferred.Excellent written, verbal, and interpersonal communication skills.
  • Must be available to work 11am - 8pm, Monday thru Friday

Skill Sets / Education & Experience Preferred:

  • Bachelor's Degree preferred.

Come along on CMA CGM's adventure

CMA CGM (America) LLC is committed to equal employment opportunity for all qualified persons without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, pregnancy, age, sexual orientation, marital status, gender identity, veteran status, disability, or any other legally protected classification.

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