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14/08 Prabha Shivakumar
Client Engagement Manager at Cornerstone International Group

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Head - International/Export Logistics (15-20 yrs)

Pune Job Code: 1301262

About the client:

- Company Name: Manufacturing company in Pune

- Industries: Auto Components, Manufacturing

- Company Type: MNC

- Funding Stage: Other

- Headquarter Location: Pune

- Nature of Offering: Other

- Founding Year: 1976

- No of Employees: 1001-5000

We are seeking a highly experienced and dynamic individual to join our client as the Head of Export Logistics. This role requires excellent Negotiation skills and a deep understanding of supply chain management, and the ability to drive operational excellence in exports.

The Role:

- Collaborate closely with the Supply Chain Manager and factories to plan dispatch schedules, packaging arrangements, and container readiness.

- Negotiate and maintain contracts with shipping lines and freight forwarders to optimize costs and service levels, including spot rates and long-term agreements for favorable pricing.

- Oversee the entire export process, managing tasks such as order processing, documentation, customs clearance, shipping, and international customer delivery.

- Stay up to date with international trade regulations, sanctions, and compliance requirements to ensure strict adherence and proactively mitigate potential risks.

- Efficiently handling outbound logistics while prioritizing cost savings is crucial.

Desired Experience:

- Bachelor's degree in business administration, Supply Chain Management, Logistics, or a related field. A master's degree is considered advantageous.

- Proven track record of at least 15 years in exports logistics, preferably in a manufacturing environment.

- Strong negotiation skills demonstrated through successful interactions with Customs House Agents (CHA) and Clearing & Forwarding (C&F) agents, along with proficiency in spot booking.

- Comprehensive knowledge of international shipping procedures, customs regulations, and port-related documentation.

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Maternity and Paternity Benefits

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