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FedEx Trade Networks Transport & Brokerage (Hong Kong) Ltd

Regional Manager, FCL APAC

FedEx Trade Networks Transport & Brokerage (Hong Kong) Ltd

Benefits
  • 5-day week
  • 13-month pay
  • Compassionate leave
  • Competitive pay
  • Dental plan
  • Discretionary bonus
  • Education subsidies
  • Housing allowance
  • Insurance plan
  • Marriage leave
  • Medical plan
  • Special / extra leave
  • Year-end bonus
  • Family-friendly Leave
  • … + 8 more

General Summary

This position is responsible the strategic development of ocean freight related products as well as developing and maintaining carrier relationships, procurement and capacity management within the region, and in line with Global Ocean Product strategy. In conjunction with the Managing Director, Global Ocean Freight, develop the EMEIA ocean carrier strategy with the objective to provide competitive costs in order to achieve better profitability for the company.  This position will also enhance the Ocean Carrier relationships to maximize the Global Ocean opportunities to/from EMEIA and support sales in closing new profitable business through joint sales calls as SME.

Responsibilities

  • Collaborate with the FTN Ocean product teams to ensure proper service is extracted from carriers and vendors (co-loaders).
  • Help achieve minimum targets on Core Carriers of FTN
  • Co-loader selection, within the FTN global LCL strategy
  • Negotiate with ocean carriers import/export FAK and NAC rates
  • Track all outstanding rate requests
  • Seek out current market rate levels & update market conditions Provide feedback to operation and sales team regarding prospects and market needs and trends
  • Establish competitive ocean freight pricing strategies for sales and/or Trade Lane Management
  • Participate in decision-making regarding sales initiatives
  • Build and maintain relationships with all levels within the corporation in order to support achieving the business plan
  • Build and maintain relationships with all levels of ocean carrier offices across the EMEIA region in support of the FTN Global Carrier strategy
  • Maintain current database of ocean carriers’ contracts/rate agreements, strengths and weakness and overall services performance (KPI’s)
  • Monitor and ensure steamship lines are honoring their commitment to provide adequate space and equipment
  • Build and maintain relationship in the region with carriers
  • Direct FTN effort to build/enhance our LCL consolidation program
  • Control routings
  • Monitor our volume performance to ensure proper utilization of rates, space and equipment
  • Weekly report/update of current market and rate levels
  • Work closely with Sales as a Subject Matter Expert in order to help secure new business
  • Ad hoc reporting
  • Represent Company at industry conferences, fairs and other public functions
  • Oversee development and maintenance of Ocean presentations and proposal templates
  • Mentor, motivate, coach and arrange training for effective selling of the Ocean product towards trade lane managers – local sales – strategic and global account managers
  • Work with operations, implement new service offerings/enhancements
  • Additional projects and duties as assigned

Requirements

  • Bachelor’s Degree preferred
  • 10+ years in the freight forwarding industry with focus on carrier/vendor relationship building and rate negotiation
  • In-depth knowledge of Ocean products
  • Strong negotiation skills with global ocean carriers
  • Excellent communication, organization, listening and presentation skills
  • Visionary leadership, human relations and communication skills
  • Strong organization, analytical, and problem solving skills
  • High level of ownership and passion for the brand
  • Good at people management & motivation
  • Self-starter/self-motivated to accomplishing goals and objectives
  • An IMDG qualification and/or diplomas in Shipping will be an added advantage

Join FedEx and you'll be rewarded with an excellent salary and benefits package including two months' year-end bonus, medical and dental benefits, life insurance, provident fund, annual leave, and promotional prospects.

If you are interested in joining us, please send us your application letter and resume including expected salary and date of availability by email.

Our company addresses:

Unit 801, 8/F, Metroplaza Tower 1

223 Hing Fong Road, Kwai Fong

N.T.

 

All information provided by applicants will be treated in strict confidence and used only for recruitment purpose in accordance with the employer's personal data policies. A copy of Personal Information Collection Statement (PICS) will be provided upon request. Please write to the Human Resources Department. Applicants who are not invited to an interview within four weeks may consider their applications unsuccessful. All personal data of unsuccessful applicants will be destroyed after one year. 

More job information
Job ref no. CT3115927-01#0008
Salary
  • N/A
Job Function
Industry
Location
  • Kwai Fong
Employment Term
  • Permanent
  • Full-time
Experience
  • 10 years - 15 years
Career Level
  • Senior management level
Education
  • Degree
Require to Travel
  • Travel occasionally