The position summary states the general nature and purpose of the job. Overall accountabilities are defined in this section.
This position will primarily be responsible for product scheduling, routing, load planning and tracking for all chilled export shipments. Analyzes the distribution network and transportation options making recommendations that directly affect the volume and transportation cost for products that can be exported, to include directing the priority of items produced for the chilled export orders. Assists the Customer Service group by monitoring available inventory for export shipments. Works with loading facilities and logistics providers to resolve any errors/ issues that may arise and work with claims as necessary. Supports the Customer Service group by ensuring they have the available appointments and logistics support to schedule product for export. Works with the freight forwarder and loading facilities to make sure the Load Management System (LMS) is accurate and shows the orders scheduled for export.
Responsibilities and tasks are written as follows:
Chilled Export Coordination
Cold Storage and Freight Coordination
The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this job. They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so classified. May perform other duties as assigned.
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals to perform the essential functions.
This position has no supervisory responsibilities.
Smithfield is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action (EEO/AA) Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, age, status as a protected veteran, status as an individual with disability, or any other protected group status or non-job related characteristic as directed by law.