Logistics Specialist


Industrial mechanical planning technical

About this role: Logistics Specialist

Our client is searching for a Logistics Specialist to join their growing team. Our client is a French-based utility company which operates largely in the water and waste management sectors.

Contract end date: 7/31/2023

  • Support the ITO (Inquiry to Order) activities to get major logistics quotes to optimize and create project logistics budget.
  • Manage Logistics Budget from ITO to OTR (Order to Remittance), evaluate cost savings opportunities. Optimize projects logistics planning, projects logistics budgeting and cost allocation.
  • Act as logistics Single Point of Contact for assigned North America (NA) projects.
  • Develop and execute delivery strategy/plan for project shipments.
  • Support Supply Chain Team in estimating TCO (total cost of ownership) when sourcing from multiple international vendors across business units.
  • Establish transport mode requirements for Logistics Execution to meet project specific requirements (i.e., Break Bulk, Flat rack, Customized and Tailored Logistic solution, etc.)
  • Support and coordinate all the Export/Import activities in case of multi-poles shipments (inbound or outbound) Create Commercial/Shipping documentation for global projects (i.e., Commercial Invoices, Ocean bill of lading instructions, NAFTA, EPA, Export Licenses, etc.)
  • Effectively assess and communicate risks and opportunities associated with global sourcing strategy (oversize, tariff, duties, clearance delays, etc.)
  • Work with cross-functional teams to ensure planning and execution of logistics that supports on-time delivery (OTD) and lowest optimized cost. Ensure the shipment tracking.


  • 5-7 years minimum experience in increasing roles in purchasing, strategic sourcing, or supply chain.
  • Must have superior communication skills, both written and oral.
  • Must be proficient with Word, Excel, and PowerPoint.
  • Above average analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Capable of working in a team, prioritizing, multi-tasking, and organizing.
  • Flexible and adaptable to ever-changing priorities.
  • ERP experience required, preferably with SAP.


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  • Resume
  • Cover Letter (optional)
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Do you have questions?

If you have questions or would like to discuss the details of this role, please contact Ksenia Mosends via the details below, quoting publication number:

Account manager

Ksenia Mosends
Brunel Canada - Calgary
+1 403 539 5009

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