Our high growth and leadership position in the renewable energy business offers outstanding opportunities to individuals seeking an exciting work environment in one of the most important industries for the 21st century.
First Solar is a leader in the development and manufacturing of thin film solar modules used in grid-connected solar power plants, as well as a provider of complete solar generation solutions for U.
S. utilities. Our culture is one where teamwork, continuous improvement, achievement of results, and environmental responsibility are core values.
We are seeking new associates who are motivated to contribute their talents to making cost-effective solar energy an important part of the world’s energy mix.
Primary Job Functions : Experience :
At least five (5) years of experience, including 05 years’ experience in managing logistics services and international logistics, including at least 01 year experience of leading team.
Demonstrated experience in logistics supplier management and relationships.
Experience in leading a team
Four (4) year Bachelor degree in Supply Chain / Logistics / Transportation or Business related field.
Diploma in Supply Chain / Logistics / Transportation or Business related field, preferred.
Required Skills / Competencies :
Knowledge of logistics terms, conditions, providers, including international situations
Familiar with LMW, logistics, common freight and other related shipping activities & procedures
Good supervisory skills and ability to lead a team of logistics coordinator.
Proven developmental and training skills.
Ability to analyze and solve problems effectively.
Excellent communication skills (verbal and written).
Good communication skills and fluency in English and Vietnamese is required (verbal and written).
Good understanding and proficiently use of computer applications (SAP, Word, Excel etc.).
Essential Responsibilities :
Provide team lead role to ensure smooth inbound / outbound logistics operations.
In charge of training for new associate.
Assists in ongoing audits of process.
Helps foster and build an empowered work team that constantly strives to improve performance and quality.
Demonstrate leadership skills in leading and interacting with cross-functional teams.
Conduct regular Logistics provider performance management reviews; run regular scorecard and KPI reports.
Prepare monthly management reports and special request reports as required.
Establishing & developing the Standard Work Procedures for Logistics function.
Proactively manage finished goods freight truck shuttle from plant to external warehouse follow schedule.
Responsible for freight execution with 3PL and troubleshoot, problem solving.
Responsible for domestic / international freight transit and maintain daily shipment schedules.
Work closely and productively with the Trade Compliance organization and with various Customs and regulatory agencies as required.
Communicate effectively with appropriate management levels both internal and external stakeholders
Interact with internal and external stakeholders and advise strategic delivery solutions.
Work with suppliers, Purchasing, Manufacturing Materials, Product Management, Customer Operations, and customers to understand and document the logistics requirements of each group.
Ensure adherence to domestic and international regulations governing import / export activities.
Determine and maintain product classifications for import / export.
Provide solutions for the best logistics options for different product categories.
Ensure that safety procedures are followed, workplace health and safety requirement are met
Maintain metrics to monitor and enhance team performance.
Assure internal compliance with logistics supply base and strategy by all internal First Solar logistics users.
Reporting Relationships :
This position may have approx. 02 direct reports consists of Logistics Coordinator and / or Senior Logistics Coordinator.
Physical Requirements :
Will sit or stand for long periods of time throughout the day.
Will walk and climb stairs.
Will reach over shoulder heights and below waist.
Required to use hands to lift, handle, carry or feel.
May be required to kneel, bend, talk and hear.
Specific vision abilities are required