General Transport Professional

Santiago, Santiago Metropolitan Region
06 Oct 2016
26 Nov 2016
Contract Type
Full Time
Do you have experience in transport management and are used to working in dynamic environments? If you are interested in the renewable energy sector join Vestas as General Transport Professional and be part of a global leader in Wind Energy.

The Professional, Import/Export Compliance will be part of our Global General Transport & Customs. Will Coordinate and manage general transport within the S.AME region to ensure timely delivery of service and construction components needed for support of Vestas activities.

  • Manage and overview in-bound transports to the S. AME regional service and construction sites.
  • Manage and coordinate returns from all S. AME service and construction sites as needed.
  • Provide shipment planning in the S. AME region.
  • Troubleshoot and provide timely solutions to transport issues to ensure forecasted transport lead times are maintained.
  • Track KPI data for all LSP's in the S. AME region of NCSA and communicate those KPI's on a regular basis to all appropriate stakeholders.
  • Work with the Gen. Transport Control Tower to ensure performance issues are addressed and resolved timely. Communicate with LSP's on operational issues and improvements.
  • Coordinate transport activities with the appropriate customs import/export activities as required to ensure a seamless supply chain operation.
  • Process weekly transport purchase order reports to shared service to ensure timely payments of transport vendors.
  • Any other responsibilities as required by management.
  • Thorough knowledge of transport.
  • Working knowledge of customs regulations within the S. AME region.
  • Strategic skills and ability to maneuver among various stakeholders.
  • Strong computer skills including proficiency in MS Word, Excel, Outlook and Power Point.
  • Excellent communication and organizational skills.
  • Excellent Spanish & English language skills, written and spoken.
  • Ability to work in a dynamic environment with competing priorities
  • Ability to problem solve and build teams to maintain customer satisfaction

What we offer
We offer an exciting job in a dynamic, international environment. You'll be working in a fast growing team which is at the forefront of growth within the wind energy sector. As well as offering a competitive salary and benefits package, we put the emphasis on developing both personal and professional skills. In return, we expect you to go the extra mile to achieve results.

Additional information
Vestas is a company that offers equal opportunities and seeks employees who want to work in a multicultural environment and are teamwork oriented.

By joining Vestas, you join the only global energy company dedicated 100% to wind energy. Together with our customers, we have installed more than 51.000 turbines in over 70 countries, and we remain committed to increase that number via our superior, cost-effective wind technologies, products and services.

Since Vestas was founded in 1979, Vestas has achieved a market-leading position with more than 60 GW of installed wind turbines or around 19% of total global capacity.

Every day, everyone at Vestas works to make Vestas the undisputed global wind leader and the world's energy mix more sustainable - join us, and be part of ensuring a sustainable future for our planet.