Nov 28, 2019

Import/Export Specialist

  • Kerry Ingredients
  • Beloit, WI, US

Job Description

Requisition ID 10999
Position Type (US)Full Time
Career Function Supply Chain 
Posting Type LI

Leading to better encompasses all we do at Kerry, it's how we've become the worlds leading taste and nutrition company. Whether it's building and manufacturing sustainable solutions for food, beverage or pharmaceutical consumers, our commitment to lead the world to better nutrition drives us forward. With 24,000+ colleagues across the globe and 15,000+ Kerry products, your opportunities are limitless.

About Kerry A career with Kerry Taste & Nutrition offers you an opportunity to shape how people across the globe view food and beverage while providing you opportunities to explore and grow as your interests do. With our commitment to a sustainable future, a career with Kerry is something you can feel good about.Where You'll Work:

The Import/Export Specialist position will be based at the Kerry Ironworks building in Beloit, WI and will work under the direction of the Project Manager – SAP Migration and Director of Supply Chain to help meet corporate, business unit, and department objectives and goals. This position will support the implementation of SAP in Kerry’s North American Sites.  They will do this by preparing, analyzing, monitoring and reporting data. Ensuring data accuracy and developing tools to effectively communicate information are keys to the position. The individual must have the ability to multitask, analyze, troubleshoot, make recommendations, and implement solutions within the business.

What You'll Do:
  • Complete transportation lead times for delivery locations
  • Import / Export planning and execution
  • Ensure all data and documentation requirements are satisfied for Tradesphere and SAP
  • Review network diagrams and study the flow of materials e.g. from warehouse to customer or vendor to customer to ensure all routes are in SAP
  • Collaborate with administration, end users, IT, and other stakeholders regarding business objectives, goals, and issues
  • Actively participate in modeling, designing appropriate back-end structures to meet business requirements
  • Provide support to troubleshoot data problems to help resolve the root cause of issues and streamline the business processes
  • Create user documentation and deliver end user training
  • Will be required to travel occasionally as needed
What You'll Need:
  • Knowledge of Import / Export freight processes
  • Knowledge of customs and export requirements
  • Knowledge of factory and DC distribution networks
  • Bachelor’s degree (B.S.) from a four-year accredited college or university in Finance, Supply Chain, Business Operations Management or related field of study
  • Advanced analytical, planning and problem-solving abilities

Kerry is an equal opportunity employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law. Kerry will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening. Any offer of employment is conditional upon the successful completion of a background investigation and drug screen. EEO is the Law poster can be found here. Additional information can also be here .                                                                                                         

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