Dal-Tile INTERNATIONAL TRANS SPECIALIST in Dallas, Texas
Join the largest manufacturer of tile and natural stone in the United States and watch your career stand out with Dal-Tile, a subsidiary of Mohawk Industries.
Our close-knit team of dedicated professionals has made us the success we are today. In exchange for their hard work, we support our people with a family-friendly work environment, a commitment to promoting from within, unique benefits that go beyond just medical and dental, and a belief that every employee deserves a productive life outside of work. If this sounds outstanding to you, take the first step forward and explore a career with Dal-Tile.
Daltile is seeking an International Transportation Specialist that will strategically oversee and coordinate the safe passage of goods from a country of origin to final destination; while also providing superior support to the International Transportation function.
Responsible for assisting in, coordinating and ensuring the movement and tracking of raw materials, finished goods and machinery from origin port to final destination, via ocean, rail, or OTR
To ensure goods arrives at the right place at the right time
Provide detailed information to support cost estimates, tracking of transportation and KPI’s for review for future improvements and assessment
Establish relationships and interact with internal/external shipping locations, forwarders, ocean shipping lines, OTR providers, and transload facilities to ensure goods materials are delivered on-time and at an optimized cost
Support and collaborate with internal customers and stakeholders such as Customs team, Supply Planning, Procurement, Manufacturing, R&D, and Engineering
Updates and maintain up-to-date cargo information in appropriate tracking system and website to ensure accurate status is available throughout organization
Provide support to monitor ocean shipping lines contracts, while continuously ensuring that the ocean capacity reflects the needs of the business
Provide freight quotes and ad hoc logistics scenario planning upon request
Monitor and report on import logistics key performance indicators (KPI’s) for continuous improvement and cost savings
Provide international transportation related project support and participation
Analyze international transportation performance, spend data and complete root cause analysis to identify anomalies/exceptions and lead corrective actions and improvement opportunities
Research and trouble shoot import shipments
Must be able to communicate effectively with a variety of people
- Bachelor's Degree required. Strong interest in learning more about international transportation.
- 1-3 years in international transportation
Proficient in Excel, Access, and word-processing
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Must be detail-oriented with the ability to multi-task and exceed deadlines
SAP knowledge desired
Positive attitude and ready to work
We offer competitive salary and a comprehensive benefits package, career opportunities, and an environment of creativity and growth. Company Match on 401k
Employee Purchase Discount
Dal-Tile is a proud supporter of our U.S. military, veterans and their families - Thank You for Your Service!
Active military, transitioning service members and veterans are strongly encouraged to apply.
Mohawk Industries, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer including disability/veteran committed to an inclusive workplace and a proud Drugs Don’t Work participant.
Req Id: 24094