Logistics Specialist

Fulltime, Integrated Supply Chain

Bohus, Sweden Apply Now Apply until: 1 Feb 2022

Logistics Specialist to Nouryon 

Do you want to be part of making everyday life easier for people around the world? Without seeing it, you meet us every day in your everyday life. We are in your soles, in your mobile and in the newspaper you read. With a common commitment to innovation, sustainability and safety, our employees work daily for a sustainable future. We are now recruiting two Logistics Specialists to our Logistics Team Road & Rail. Do you want to be a part of our exciting journey? 

Main responsibilities

As Logistics Specialist you will be responsible for completion of daily modal logistics activities including shipment planning, execution, monitoring, and reporting for assigned respective mode of transport in alignment with cost and service target.

You will be responsible for performing transportation planning, executing, and monitoring for the modal transportation mode according to the defined processes. You will conduct activities including capacity planning, shipment and fleet planning, carrier selection, routing, scheduling, tendering, load building as well as regular transportation bookings. 

As a team we are also responsible for the invoicing process and that our vendors are correctly invoiced and that surcharges are managed properly. Most of our activities are handled in a so called TMS (Transporeon) where we have different options and possibilities to optimize shipment cost using functionalities such as, best bid and spot bids etc. 

Another important aspect of the job is monitoring and control of all shipments and transactions we are involved in and resolve exceptions as they arise.
We are constantly working on improvements both internally, for our processes and externally, together with our logistics providers where we follow up on set KPI’s and cost performance. 

In this role you will be the spider in the web communicating with many different stakeholders such as, site logistics, carriers, customer service, business planning and sales. No two days are alike… 


•    Experience in logistics / supply chain. Experience with chemical companies is preferred
•    Demonstrated knowledge in performing logistics activities
•    Demonstrated ability to troubleshoot and quickly develop a solution
•    Experience with carrier relationship management and performance evaluations
•    Understanding of the modal transport market
•    Working knowledge and history of using computers and programs specific to logistics (SAP, TMS, WMS) and to general business management (MS Excel, Word)
•    Language: Swedish and English both written and spoken

Additional information

This is a temporary position until 2022-12-31 on a full-time basis and based in Bohus. The location will be moved to Gamlestan, Gothenburg in the end of Q1 2022.

Please apply via our online recruitment system with an uploaded job specific resume and cover letter. We kindly ask you as an internal candidate to apply with your Nouryon email. 
For additional information about the vacancy please contact Erik Österberg, Manager Road & Rail Europe, +46709577252 or erik.osterberg@nouryon.com.

For information about the recruitment process or your application, please contact Kristina Nygren, HR Business Partner, +46709577477.

For unions related questions please contact:
Akademikerklubben, Anna-Lena Palm, +46733855113
Unionen, Heléne Rosenlund, +46708211839

If you have any general questions or need assistance, please contact: Recruiting.SE@Nouryon.com

We look forward to your application!

About Nouryon

We are a global specialty chemicals leader. Markets worldwide rely on our essential chemistry in the manufacture of everyday products such as paper, plastics, building materials, food, pharmaceuticals, and personal care items. Building on our nearly 400-year history, the dedication of our 10,000 employees, and our shared commitment to business growth, strong financial performance, safety, sustainability, and innovation, we have established a world-class business and built strong partnerships with our customers. We operate in over 80 countries around the world and our portfolio of industry-leading brands includes Eka, Dissolvine, Trigonox, and Berol.

We are organized in three Businesses:
Performance Formulations focuses on business lines based on tailored performance that require a high level of customer intimacy, such as those for personal care and agriculture.
Technology Solutions includes business lines that are an integrated part of our customers’ processes, such as catalysts and additives for the polymer and pulp industries.
Industrial Chemicals encompasses our salt-chlorine value chain, which supplies end markets ranging from lightweight metals and plastics to pharmaceuticals.

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1 Feb 2022
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Integrated Supply Chain
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