APL Logistics Area Supervisor in Miami, Florida

CMA CGM, founded by Jacques R. Saadé, is a leading worldwide shipping group. Its 504 vessels call more than 420 ports in the world on all 5 continents. In 2017, they carried 18.9 million TEUs (twenty-foot equivalent units).

Now headed by Rodolphe Saadé, CMA CGM enjoys a continuous growth and keeps innovating to offer its customers new maritime, terrestrial, and logistical solutions.

With a presence in 160 countries and through its 755 agencies network, the Group employs more than 30,000 people worldwide, including 2,400 in its headquarters in Marseilles.

This position will be responsible to:

  • Responsible for planning and execution of projects and duties aiming at efficient operation of the department in regards to empty repositioning and equipment control.

  • Identifies equipment surplus and deficit areas (equipment imbalances) in the region.

  • Ensures adequate empty loadings taking into consideration equipment imbalances, empty dwell times & overdue levels to guarantee acceptable fulfillment factor on each vessel/service/port in our region.

  • Reconciles equipment requests from agents and supplies equipment as per trade requirements and HO approval.

  • Monitors empty loading performances and prepares weekly & monthly reports.

  • Identifies idle / overdue equipment (full and empty), issues instructions to agents for action. Works with agents and HO towards reduction of overdues / idles in the region and reduction of equipment dwell time.

  • Monitors and improves container tracking performance and quality.

  • Produces weekly equipment reports, such as stock summary, overdue reports, reefer forecast, overdue reefer equipment > 14 days, overdue special equipment inventory, idle full units > 180 days.

  • Calculates, monitors and improves logistics KPIs.

  • Enforces compliance with standing logistics instructions, advisories and procedures by agents. Coordinates and liaises with agents, HO & CCC commercial and cost control teams to achieve logistics targets and reduce logistics costs.

  • Generates and analyzes data to identify, reduce costs, improves logistics KPIs.

  • Provide orientation and training to agents upon request to improve their understanding of existing tools and procedures.

  • Handles various equipment situations such as redeliveries, mispicks, overdue on board, missing units, sold boxes, one-way units, off-hire units, etc.

  • Manage genset and chassis fleet: inventory, tracking, reporting.

  • All other duties assigned

Skill Sets / Education & Experience Requirements:

  • Effective verbal and written communication skills.

  • Effective Presentation Skills.

  • Mid – Level to advanced level computer skills including Microsoft Word, Excel & Power Point

  • Ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts and draw conclusions.

  • Ability to think and act independently

  • Detailed and multi-task oriented.

  • Team player

  • Bilingual English/Spanish required

Skill Sets / Education & Experience preferred:

  • Experience in logistics/cargo operations/shipping preferred

  • Knowledge of databases is a plus

CMA CGM (America) LLC is committed to equal employment opportunity for all qualified persons without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, pregnancy, age, sexual orientation, marital status, gender identity, veteran status, disability, or any other legally protected classification.

Please ensure you are familiar with the CMA CGM Corporate Internal Mobility guidelines

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