Control Tower Officer

Job overview

  • Deadline: 20 Oct
  • Country: Ireland
  • Location: Dublin
  • Job-ID: R0013725
  • Job category: Supply Chain & Logistics
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Job Description



About Sandvik Group

Sandvik is a high-tech and global engineering group offering advanced products and services that enhance customer productivity, profitability and safety. We have world – leading positions in selected areas – tools for metal cutting, equipment and tools for mining and construction industries, stainless materials, special alloys, metallic and ceramic resistance materials as well as process systems. The group has 42,000 employees and representation in approximately 160 countries, with sales of 100 billion SEK in financial year 2018.

At Sandvik, we offer you a world of opportunities. Our diverse businesses and global network enable you to explore your potential and thrive. While discussing the best solution for you today, we are already thinking ahead to the best solution for you tomorrow. Our proactive career planning ensures that your performance is recognised and offers various ways to fuel your growth towards exceptional achievements.

About Sandvik Mining and Rock Technology

Sandvik Mining and Rock Technology, a Business Area of Sandvik Group, is one of the world’s leading providers of equipment and solutions for mineral-exploration, surface and underground mining, bulk-materials handling and environmental restoration. We also offer solutions for many applications in the construction industry, including surface rock excavation, tunnelling, demolition, recycling and road rehabilitation. Our range of products includes rock tools, drilling rigs, loaders and trucks, crushing and screening machinery and bulk-materials handling systems. In 2018, Sandvik Mining and Rock Technology had sales of approximately 43 billion SEK from continuing operations.

About SMC Logistics

SMC Logistics Ltd supports multiple Divisions within business area Sandvik Mining and Rock Technology (SMRT) with activity related to distribution of aftermarket parts and rock tools. SMC Logistics manages 23 warehouses across 13 countries. In 2018, turnover of SMC Logistics was €1.2 billion. SMC Logistics would like to recruit a Control Tower officer on a fix term basis.

Job Summary

The Role

Job Description: Control Tower Officer - (P2) 12 Month Contract .

Job Purpose

The position requires the successful candidate to be familiar with all modes of transport (Air Sea and Road) .The successful candidate will be familiar with daily load planning procedures for shipping company's products safely to specific locations worldwide. In addition the successful; candidate will arrange and conduct regular supplier meetings to monitor carrier SLA performance , noting errors , and the implementation of remedial action where required. Duties will also include daily maintenance of the current transport manage system ensuring all metrics are met .The successful candidate will be responsible for performing in-house AP activities and coordinating with various internal and external stakeholders to resolve AP queries in addition this will include working with the Dublin Control Tower in delivering services as required. This role will be multi-functional with AP Payable and operational responsibilities.

  • Responsibilities
  • To enable the successful shipping of goods ex assigned location to all areas within the assigned region
  • To conduct weekly supplier meetings ensuring all KPIs are monitored and ensuring appropriate action where they are not.
  • Providing assistance in relation to all shipping matter to all customers internal and external.
  • To work closely with colleagues ensuring that team objectives are met
  • Providing flexible cover for colleagues in their absence .
  • Work in accordance with agreed personal KPIs

Your profile

  • Min 2 years relevant work experience with specific experience in the area of logistics management and of Freight Forwarding sector.
  • Training experience is an asset.
  • Min 2 years relevant professional education (e.g. College diploma)

Location: Dublin, Ireland

Reporting to: Freight Operations Lead

How to apply? Interested in the challenge? Please apply directly via the Workday Employee Self Service with the reference [O/S]. For further information regarding the recruitment process contact

Closing date: 21st October 2019

Deadline:20 Oct
Job-ID: R0013725

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