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Vestas Factory

Transport Specialist SEUT 
ES, Madrid | Management | Full-Time 
| ID: 4104 

Do you have a solid knowledge in general transport or project cargo, customs compliance and regulation, and forwarding industry? Are you looking for a long-term career in a growing industry? Then take a closer look at Vestas.


Sales > Global Supply Chain > Transport and Customs.
The Transport Specialist will be positioned in the Mediterranean Region (MED-SEUT) of the Transport Group. The department has the responsibility to get oversized-, heavy-lift and general transport components in time and on budget onto our new construction sites, our production facilities and the service facilities within the southern Europe and Turkey locations. These locations scope of responsibility will be primarily (but not limited) deliveries into Spain and Portugal areas.


Responsibilities

  • Prepare Scope of Supply for transport sourcing
  • Project Budget preparation support and responsibility for all transport and customs related ledgers
  • Preparing of project transport planning
  • Ensure alignment of transport shipment planning with production and construction planning
  • Assessment of Road Surveys
  • Coordinate deliveries and delivery changes with Project Managers, Site Managers, Transport Companies, Customs, Vessel, General Cargo and potentially the TC at origin (incl. WTG foundations & Site Parts).  Also, the coordination of on carriage leg loading in Port of Discharge with Stevedore
  • Investigate and support problem-solving of delivery and transport quality issues
  • Plan and coordinate return transport of transport equipment from construction sites to factories
  • Transport capacity monitoring as well as monitoring and reporting of transport risks
  • Following Vestas processes and standards, including the correct usage of our Transport Management System
  • Identify and develop cost out initiatives within the supply chain
  • Support inbound general cargo processes to the Vestas locations (sites, service warehouses, factories)
  • Ensure compliance of customs processes

Qualifications

  • Preferably university level degree in Engineering or Technical or Commercials
  • We are looking for a candidate with a total professional experience of 8-10 years with at least 5 years of related experience within the transport and customs area or similar combined with well-developed transport project management skills and logistic
  • Experience in Project Management and project P&L follow up within the logistics area is desirable
  • Over-size or heavy lift transport experience is highly valuated.
  • Maritime commercial experience in project bulk is highly valuated
  • Languages: Fluent in Spanish and English. French and/or Portuguese very valued, Italian and/or Turkish will be considered an asset

Competencies

  • Thorough knowledge of general transport and forwarding
  • Ability to understand and analyse complex supply chain related issues including the financial impacts
  • Analytical skills - ability to focus in detail without losing the overall perspective and to draw and communicate conclusions.
  • Technical capabilities to understand drawings
  • Customer oriented skills and ability to manoeuvre among various stakeholders
  • Knowledge of project management and process improvement methods is an advantage

 

What we offer 
We offer an exciting job in a dynamic, international environment. You’ll be working in a fast growing team which is at the forefront of growth within the wind energy sector. As well as offering a competitive salary and benefits package, we put the emphasis on developing both personal and professional skills. In return, we expect you to go the extra mile to achieve results. 


Additional information
Vestas is a company that offers equal opportunities and seeks employees who want to work in a multicultural environment and are teamwork oriented.


About Vestas

Vestas is the energy industry’s global partner on sustainable energy solutions. We design, manufacture, install, and service wind turbines across the globe, and with more than 101 GW of wind turbines in 80 countries, we have installed more wind power than anyone else. 

Through our industry-leading smart data capabilities and unparalleled more than 86 GW of wind turbines under service, we use data to interpret, forecast, and exploit wind resources and deliver best-in-class wind power solutions. 

Together with our customers, Vestas’ more than 24,600 employees are bringing the world sustainable energy solutions to power a bright future.

We invite you to learn more about Vestas by visiting our website at www.vestas.com and following us on our social media channels.