Job description


  • Entry level
  • No Education
  • Salary to negotiate
  • Cairo


Transport Planner - French Speaker (future role) (Job Number:
: Egypt-Egypt (State Level)-Cairo-Cairo Job Field
: Supply Chain Posting Date
: Nov-11-2019 End Date
: Nov-25-2019 Job Type
: Regular Shift
: Day Job Job Schedule
: Full-time

: Main Job Purpose:

To take responsibility of processing of transport orders in order to deliver a proper transport service and to drive the initiatives of centralized coordination, tracking & monitoring of all day to day activities related to Transportation Planning. This is to enhance customer experience and achieving best in class operational efficiency. Key point of contact to execute day to day planning in the most optimum and efficient manner. Provide key inputs to execution team based on planning results & transporter KPI compliance report to achieve excellence in planning.

Key Responsibilities:

- Receiving and processing all transport orders coming from customers/requestors
- Respond to routine customer enquiries concerning service ordered
- Track the status of orders in the Oracle Transport Management System and communicate issues and solutions
- Prepare and monitor performance appraisal indicators (KPI) describing service level for customers
- Maintain communication on a daily basis with customers and take action in order to respond on their needs
- Support UltraLogistik Transport Manager and lead in optimization projects
- Involve in Control Tower procedures any of new customers acquired after a main implementation flow
- Monitor the IT systems (OTM) and ensure compliance of all operational procedures
- Be responsible for full consistency of UltraLogistik Ways of Working
- Provide regular teleconferences with Countries, Support regular UltraLogistik Customer Connect meetings

Required Skills and Qualifications:

- Must be a fluent French speaker
- 2+ years of experience in similar positions (Logistics/Planning)
- Bachelor's degree in Engineering
- Proficiency in MS Office applications
- Understanding of W&T management practices, distribution network & channels
- Strong communication skills

  • oracle
  • orders
  • transport

About the company

Unilever is a British-Dutch multinational consumer goods company co-headquartered in Rotterdam, Netherlands, and London, United Kingdom. Its products include food, beverages, cleaning agents and personal care products. It is the world's third-largest consumer goods company measured by 2012 revenue, after Procter & Gamble and Nestlé. Unilever is the world's largest producer of food spreads, such as margarine. One of the oldest multinational companies, its products are available in around 190 countries.

Unilever owns over 400 brands, but focuses on 14 brands with sales of over 1 billion euros - Axe/Lynx, Dove, Omo, Becel/Flora, Heartbrand ice creams, Hellmann's, Knorr, Lipton, Lux, Magnum, Rama, Rexona, Sunsilk and Surf. It is a dual-listed company consisting of Unilever N.V., based in Rotterdam, and Unilever plc, based in London. The two companies operate as a single business, with a common board of directors. Unilever is organised into four main divisions - Foods, Refreshment (beverages and ice cream), Home Care, and Personal Care. It has research and development facilities in the United Kingdom (2), the Netherlands, China, India and the United States.