DB Schenker, USA

Ocean Freight Regional Process & Optimization Specialist – United States

Job Overview

What will you enjoy doing (duties/tasks)

  • Utilizing Global standard tools, work closely with the Global P&S team to define and improve process standards that enable quality, efficiency, and economies of scale as well as compliance with global and local regulations relevant for Air/Ocean operations.
  • Seek opportunities to improve productivity across the Air/Ocean commercial and operational functions (incl. supervisor level), for example by systematically applying Business Process Management methods and tools
  • Work with countries to identify optimization requirements and opportunities
  • Work with Global and other Regions to advise, align, and prioritize opportunities
  • Drive implementation activities into countries (processes and tools)
  • Own business cases for implementation and value realization across the Region
  • Promote and support a culture and discipline of Continuous Improvement
  • Coach and support Country Ocean P&S Managers as required


Qualifications, experience, skills, attributes
  • Minimum 3 years Ocean Freight forwarding experience required
  • Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent required
  • Business proficient English
  • Project management and change management skills
  • Minimum 5 years job experience in freight management required
  • Solid knowledge of Ocean Freight Operational processes to understand the impact of data and analytics

Why You will Love DB Schenker

  • Earn up to 3 weeks’ Vacation over the course of your first year + Holidays + Sick Days
  • Full Health Insurance on day one (medical, dental, vision, prescription drugs)
  • Career Advancement. We are strong believers in continual training and development for our people. Your success is our success
  • Your Safety is important to us, so we will provide protective gear
  • Health Advocacy support for you and your family
  • Employee discounts
  • Company Paid life insurance
  • Company paid Short-Term and Long-Term Disability
  • 401(k) option

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