Register Here to Apply for Jobs or Post Jobs. X

International Freight Supervisor

Job in Simsbury - Hartford County - CT Connecticut - USA , 06070
Company: Dyno Nobel Inc.
Full Time position
Listed on 2021-04-03
Job specializations:
  • Supply Chain/Logistics
    Distribution, Import Export, Supply Chain
Job Description & How to Apply Below
Who We Are

Dyno Nobel is a global leader in the commercial explosives industry. We provide innovative blasting solutions and quality explosives products throughout North America, Australia and selected customers in the Asia Pacific.

Join us in everything that's great about Dyno Nobel: OUR culture, OUR values, OUR commitment to safety and most importantly our PEOPLE. This combination makes Dyno Nobel a terrific place to work.

Dyno Nobel is a subsidiary of Australian based Incitec Pivot Limited. IPL's 4500 employees also manufacture and market industrial chemicals and fertilizer products & services to customers around the world.

What You'll Do

As the International Freight Supervisor, you will support the optimization of the Dyno Nobel Americas (DNA) business, deploy strategy and deliver on operational and financial commitments. You will lead and manage all import/export IS/PE logistics & distribution movements across all DNA channels. Other duties will include:

* Provide exceptional customer support for all foreign subsidiaries and internal stakeholders.
* Accountable for execution of import and export activities of all international materials for Dyno Nobel Americas.
* Ensure compliance with all regulatory requirements, ensuring all involved in the import / export of materials within DNA understand expectations and are aware of any changes that may impact the business.
* Provide advice, assistance and guidance to DNA business regarding import and export of all DNA materials.
* Maintain an understanding of the trends taking place in the import / export space, including but not limited to regulatory changes, vendor changes, tariff or sanction changes, etc. to ensure best possible service to DNA.
* Ensure the most cost effective global transportation for DNA and its customers
* Continuous drive for cost reduction wherever possible while maintaining quality of supply.
* Ensure optimal shipment sizes, ports, carriers and brokers used for all shipments.
* Work with Procurement, WO and Logistics groups to ensure appropriate level of vendor management for each supplier in the international value chain.
* Drive customer satisfaction through management of the order to invoice process for all International customers, ensuring accuracy and timeliness to meet customer expectations and ensuring compliance with all regulatory and financial control requirements
* Manage customer communications, providing timely information and prioritising customers for planning purposes if required through service disruption.
* Ensure SAP master data accuracy for customer related information, including but not limited to new customer set up and shopping list management.
* Provide leadership and guidance to the DNA International Freight Team
* Demonstrate participative and passionate leadership, people development, procedures and plant innovation.
* Invest in the development of people through training and coaching.
* Perform 1:1, goal setting, mid-year and end of year reviews.

What We're Looking For:

* Bachelor's Degree in Supply Chain / Logistics related field preferred.
* 5+ years working experience in a Supply Chain environment with progressively increasing professional responsibility
* Proficient in explosive regulations within BATFE, DOT, IMDG, IATA, USMCA and other FTA's, U.S Customs, EAR, BIS and ITAR import and export
* Experience with Explosives preferred, but not required
* General commodity Import and Export regulations with all nations that Dyno Nobel Americas ships to.
* Understanding of USMCA Compliance
* Qualify to file Electronic Export Information (EEI) for AES export declarations.
* Proficient in MS Office programs such as PowerPoint, Word, Excel (Create & manipulate pivots)
* Solid understanding of SAP or similar system
* Excellent communication skills, written & verbal
* Positive attitude, friendly demeanor, and a team player

What We Offer:

* Paid vacation + 11 paid holidays + a couple of PTO days
* Full health benefits including employer HSA contributions + dental plan with an orthodontic option, wellness coaching available
* Up to a 4% 401k match PLUS additional company contribution from 1% to 5% based on years of service
* Generous tuition reimbursement program
* Friendly and supportive coworkers

Zero Harm for Everyone Everywhere

Value People - Respect, Recognize & Reward

Think Customer. Everyone. Every day

Treat the Business as our Own

Care for the Community & our Environment

Challenge & Improve the Status Quo

Deliver on our Promises

Women and veterans are strongly encouraged to apply. Dyno Nobel is an equal employment opportunity employer and will give all qualified applicants consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national or ethnic origin, age, disability status, protected veteran status, genetic information or any other characteristic protected by law.
Position Requirements
Less than 1 Year work experience
Search for further Jobs Here:
(Enter less keywords for more results. Suggestions may be selected)
Employment Category
Education (minimum level)
Education Level
Experience Level (years)
Posted in last:
LOGIN Area - Jobsite