Caterpillar, Inc. Transportation Analyst - Airfreight in Vlaams Brabant, Belgium

Transportation Analyst - Airfreight


Function description

Manages the Caterpillar contracted service providers for the shipment ofCaterpillar components overseas.Identifies, investigates, and resolves structural problems withAirfreight forwarder and act as an escalation point for operational matters toensure accurate and on-time delivery to facilities, and develops initiatives toimprove service and lower cost.

  • Responsible toestablish the transportation plan for EAME air moves (heavy air and parcel):Define main gateways with airfreight forwarder, establish routings, serviceselection rules.

  • Responsible toensure transportation plan is properly communicated with execution party:Freight Forwarders and Control Towers

  • Responsible tomaintain On Time Performance of airfreight service providers

  • Coordinate andrepresents EAME in sourcing events with Transportation Air procurement groups

  • Lead newAirfreight forwarders implementations.

  • Lead forAirfreight forwarding issue resolution coming from Operations group

  • Leadperformance reviews and grow relationship with Airfreight forwarders throughMonthly Business Reviews

  • Seek forimprovement initiatives related to the Airfreight network planning andAirfreight forwarder management.

  • Lead Airfreightnetwork continuous improvement projects



3-5years of experience in supply chain management

Strong:analytical skills and customer focus

Good:Process management, project management, supplier relationship management andresults oriented mindset.

Fluentin English (French and Dutch are a plus)

Job Management / Professional

Primary Location Belgium-Vlaams Brabant-Grimbergen

EEO/AA Employer. All qualified individuals – including minorities, females, veterans and individuals with disabilities – are encouraged to apply.

Relocation assistance is not available for this position.

Req ID: 180009UZ