Supply Chain and Logistics Project Specialist

Job Details

Thenamaris invites graduates with Supply Chain and Logistics / Operations Management / Mechanical Engineering background to apply for a short-term opening in the company’s Purchasing department.
Job Type Temporary
Job Function Purchasing
Location Greece, Athens
Date Posted 21 Feb. 2019

Position Description

The individual will primarily support the Logistics / Forwarding team during daily operations and participate in ongoing improvement projects. The role will entail assistance to the Forwarding Coordinators in administrative and database maintenance tasks which will help him/her become exposed in the overall forwarding process; from procurement and organization of 3PL services to final forwarding and delivery of items on board.

The candidates applying should have the following profile:

Education, Experience & Skills

  • University degree in Industrial Engineering & Operations Management, Management Science & Technology or Mechanical Engineering. MSc in Supply Chain Management, Business Analytics, Operations Research and/or similar subject will be considered an asset
  • IT literacy is a prerequisite; excellent use of Microsoft Office suite; programming skills, especially in R and Python, as well as exposure to SAP MM will be highly regarded
  • Proficiency in English at a written and oral level
  • Ability to effectively communicate with internal and external business stakeholders
  • Conceptual thinking and creativity as well as the ability to quickly understand the shipping business are critical
  • The ideal candidate will be a responsible and dynamic individual with a team oriented mindset

This placement is a great opportunity for graduates to join a rigorous and progressive working environment and to interact with top caliber professionals of the shipping business.

The position is temporary.