Logistics Specialist International II

Fulltime, Integrated Supply Chain

Bohus, Sweden Apply Now Apply until: 17 Jun 2021

We are now seekning 15 new Logistics Specialists. The Logistics Specialist is 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.

Main responsibilities

  • Perform all transportation planning, executing, and monitoring for the modal transportation mode according to defined processes
  • Conduct transportation planning activities including capacity planning, shipment and fleet planning, carrier selection, routing, scheduling, tendering, and load building
  • Conduct transportation booking activities
  • Complete shipping documentation and coordinate with site logistics to execute shipments and gather necessary documentation
  • Monitor shipments and resolve exceptions as they arise
  • Track and monitor logistics provider, customer, and organization logistics KPIs and cost performance
  • Support freight cost payment, management, and invoicing 
  • Develop performance reports for review with Regional Logistics Team Lead
  • Maintain relationships with logistics providers and support Regional Logistics Team Lead in conducting performance reviews
  • Identify frequency and cause of service failures and work with Regional Logistics Team Lead to develop plans to identify solutions
  • Support acquisition of transport mode capacity including spot booking 
  • Support process improvement efforts as directed by the Regional Logistics Team Lead 
  • Lead and model Nouryon Values to include driving code of conduct compliance at all times


  • Minimum 5 years’ 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
  • Strong understanding of the modal transport market
  • Strong working knowledge and history of using computers and programs specific to logistics (SAP, TMS, WMS) and to general business management (MS Excel, Word)
  • Bachelor’s Degree (BA/BS) in Operations Research, Supply Chain, Logistics, or related field from 4-year accredited college or university preferred

Why join us?
Are you passionate about sustainability, innovation, safety, and collaboration? Do you want to grow together with a company that is forward-looking and continuously improving how they work? Our employees have ideas on how to build a sustainable future and the drive and passion to realize them. They believe that building long-term relationships and integrity are keys to success. If that describes you, we will gladly make way for your ambitions. We offer you countless career opportunities. From day one we support you with your personal growth, through challenging positions and comprehensive learning and development opportunities, in a dynamic, international, diverse, and proactive working environment.

Additional information
This is a permanent position on a full-time basis, reporting to the Regional Logistics Hub Manager and based in Gamlestan, Gothenburg. The location will initially be Bohus if the start date is earlier then October 1 when the office moves to Gothenburg.

Please apply via our online recruitment system with an uploaded job specific resume and cover letter. We do not accept applications via e-mail, these applications will be disregarded.

For additional information about the vacancy please contact Fredrik Isaksson, 
Manager International Logistics – Nordics, Fredrik.isaksson@nouryon.com 

For information about the recruitment process or your application, please contact Madelaine Paulsson, HR Business Partner, madelaine.paulsson@nouryon.com. 

For unions related questions please contact: 
Akademikerklubben: Emma Lundin, +46 709 57 75 95 
Unionen: Helene Rosenlund, +46 31 58 77 28  
Ledarna: Sanna Backman, +46 709 57 71 03
IF Metall: Dennis Ljunggren, +46 709 57 72 58

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

About Nouryon 
Nouryon is a global, specialty chemicals leader. Markets and consumers worldwide rely on our essential solutions to manufacture everyday products, such as personal care, cleaning goods, paints and coatings, agriculture and food, pharmaceuticals, and building products. Furthermore, the dedication of more than 9,700 employees with a shared commitment to our customers, business growth, safety, sustainability and innovation has resulted in a consistently strong financial performance. We operate in over 80 countries around the world with a portfolio of industry-leading brands. Visit our website and follow us @Nouryon and on LinkedIn. 

The application process
After the closing date, we will start the selection process. 

In our first selection we thoroughly go through all the applications. If your skills and qualifications match the profile we are looking for, you will be invited to an initial phone interview that takes approximately 30 minutes. If you proceed in our selection process, we invite you to a face-to-face interview that takes about 1,5 hours. There you will meet with the hiring manager.

We look forward to your application!
We kindly ask you as an internal candidate to apply with your Nouryon email. 

We have already chosen our sourcing channels for this recruitment and kindly ask not to be contacted by any advertisement agents, recruitment agencies or manning companies

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Closing date
17 Jun 2021
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Integrated Supply Chain
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