JBS USA LOGISTICS SPECIALIST in Greeley, Colorado
JBS USA is a leading global provider of diversified, high-quality food products, including a portfolio of well-recognized brands and innovative, easy-to-use food solutions. We process, prepare, package and deliver fresh and value-added premium meat, poultry and retail-ready food products for customers in approximately 100 countries on six continents. We are also the majority shareholder of Pilgrim’s, the largest poultry company in North America. JBS USA employs more than 100,000 team members, and our corporate office is located in beautiful Greeley, Colorado, where our 1,200 team members onsite enjoy more than 300 days of sunshine a year.
We are looking for a Logistics Specialist to join our International Logistics team. The Logistics Specialist is responsible for logistics which includes coordination with steamship lines, Customs, USDA, inspection/warehouse locations, and trucking/dray companies. Extensive communication with customers to coordinate shipments and documentation required.
Verify all customer instructions are complete and all necessary permits/ licenses are in place to meet country requirements
Book steamship line carrier. Logistics coordinator is responsible for determining carrier based on rate, availability, and customer service provided
Schedule appointments at warehouse facility according to production availability, facility costs, and free days/storage given
Coordinate delivers of full and partial truckloads to trans-load facilities. Decisions will be based off of facility costs, port congestion, and steamship line rate
Book inland trucking/dray carrier and dispatch. Logistics coordinator determines carrier to book based on rate, availability and on-time performance
Requests credit approval on shipment, confirms load details in transportation system/s, and then releases orders to the inspection facility
File shipment on Automated Export System (AES) for government requirements
Monitor containers throughout inland and ocean voyages. Confirms customs clearance with Customers upon arrival
Stay current on the constantly changing government requirements of international business/markets.
Responsible for daily crisis-management and rescheduling shipments if needed
Bachelor’s Degree in Business related field or 3 years import/export logistic experience
Strong organizational skills and acute attention to detail
Excellent communication skills (both written and verbal)
Exceptional analytical and problem solving skills
Experience in scheduling and planning a plus
Intermediate to advance skills in Excel REQUIRED
Ability to work independently to know when to ask questions
Strong interpersonal skills
Strong time management skills required