• Rail/Marine Coordinator

    Posted Date 7 months ago(16/8/2018 3:44 PM)
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  • Overview:

    Celanese Corporation is a global technology leader in the production of differentiated chemistry solutions and specialty materials used in most major industries and consumer applications. Our two complementary business cores, Acetyl Chain and Materials Solutions, use the full breadth of Celanese's global chemistry, technology and business expertise to create value for our customers and the corporation. As we partner with our customers to solve their most critical business needs, we strive to make a positive impact on our communities and the world through The Celanese Foundation. Based in Dallas, Texas, USA, Celanese employs approximately 7,500 employees worldwide and had 2017 net sales of $6.1 billion.


    At Celanese, we know it’s people who drive our growth strategy, and that the best people will thrive in a culture that both challenges and rewards performance. We are a high-performing, science-driven company with a strong leadership team, and are looking for people to join us as we move to the next level through innovation, productivity and new product development. If you appreciate challenges, working on complex projects  and rapid advancement in an environment that actively encourages and demonstrates diversity, inclusion and giving back to our communities, Celanese is the right place for you.


    Celanese 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. For more information on Celanese, please visit www.celanese.com


    -- The role is based in Kallo, Port of Antwerp, with an option to partly work from home ---


    Rail coordination

    • Oversee Rail traffic for Intermediate Chemistry business line in EMEA region
    • Develop Rail Fleet Strategy for European footprint together with Logistics Procurement and other involved Business Teams
    • Key contact for the European Terminals (located in Belgium, UK and Germany)
    • Key contact for Rail forwarding agent
    • Monitor RTC fleet utilization and costs
    • Plan and monitor RTC maintenance
    • Monitor and address RTC demurrage at customers
    • Review/develop standard procedures for RTC handling
    • Investigate Rail-related Quality Notifications
    • Create Logistics-related purchase requisitions
    • Support Rail tender activities


    Backup for Vessel & Barge coordination

    • Key contact for our brokers, surveyors, shippers and agents
    • Creating shipment and process orders (incl. barge bookings etc.) and align with jetty planning
    • Coordinate all necessary barge/vessel activities with internal Teams (e.g. Planning, Customer Service, Logistics Team Members)
    • Control demurrage invoices for vessels/barges.
    • Coordination of insurance cases
    • Control quality of our product in our shore tanks considering product related Quality specifics


    • Broad logistics background (Road/Rail/other Logistics area market)
    • 5+ years of Logistics experience
    • Extended SAP and profound Microsoft Office knowledge
    • Strong communication skills and open for multi-cultural business relationship
    • Analytical skills to trigger cost/utilization/process improvements
    • Experience with and knowledge of Dangerous goods (ADR etc.)
    • Fluent Dutch and fluent English language skills (further language skills e.g. German desirable)


    Desirable Knowledge/Skills/Abilities

    • Bachelor Degree or several years Logistics experience (Road/Rail/ other Logistics area market)
    • Hands-on attitude and collaborative mindset
    • Six Sigma/Lean knowledge
    • Other European language skills  (e.g. German)

     Top three Success Factors

    • Results Orientation
    • Technical and Organizing Skills
    • Communication Skills


    Are you interested in this position? Then we would love to hear from you.


    Please feel free to apply via our career site.


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