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Port Cranes business unit is responsible for global new equipment business in container handling, shipyard and bulk handling customer segments. We deliver large equipment directly to our end customers and the equipment is then supplied through our global supply network.
Port Cranes business unit at Konecranes is looking for a Project Logistics Specialist for a 12-month temporary term with the possibility of further extension to Hyvinkää.
You are a professional in forwarding, logistics and export operations. Your areas of responsibilities will include export, forwarding and logistics functions related to port, terminal and shipyard cranes. You will work in close co-operation with colleagues in our project teams as well as other stakeholders within our organization.
You will handle practical delivery arrangements on a global basis and the linkage of documentation with our sales order based requirements, such as letters of credit. You will also be responsible for export documentation related to complete or partial crane shipments and component deliveries.
What we expect from you
A suitable candidate should have an applicable commercial or other education suitable for the job and some experience from similar tasks.
The candidate must be able to work in a fast paced and rapidly changing environment. Sometimes the schedules are tight and you need to be able to work well under pressure. You are positive, customer service oriented and open for new challenges. Good team working and communication skills along with fluent language skills, both written and verbal, in English and Finnish are a must and other languages are an advantage. Good IT skills are needed and good knowledge of SAP is considered as an advantage
The candidate should have prior experience of arranging global export deliveries for large industrial projects in a successful co-operation with global forwarding and logistics enterprises. Project work experience is essential as we are a project organization and you will handle several large scale projects simultaneously. The candidate also needs to have an ability to manage export documentation for the arranged transport concepts in collaboration with our partners and clients globally. You should also know how to handle letter of credit transactions.
The position requires some travelling (estimated 10-15 days a year).
What we offer to you
We offer you a challenging but interesting position in a global multi-cultural environment within the heavy industry. You will have an opportunity to a be part of the professional team who will ensure the continued competitiveness of Konecranes products on the global market.
For more information, please contact: Mr. Pekka Puntila (Logistics Manager, Port Cranes), +358 50 357 0297 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Please send your applications latest by 15th of June 2018 via out career pages https://careers.konecranes.com
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