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ZF is a global technology company supplying systems for passenger cars, commercial vehicles and industrial technology, enabling the next generation of mobility.

ZF allows vehicles to see, think and act. In the four technology domains of Vehicle Motion Control, Integrated Safety, Automated Driving, and Electric Mobility, ZF offers comprehensive product and software solutions for established vehicle manufacturers and newly emerging transport and mobility service providers. ZF electrifies a wide range of vehicle types. With its products, the company contributes to reducing emissions, protecting the climate and enhancing safe mobility.

Logistics and Customs Controller

Country/Region:  US
Location: 

Marshall, IL, US, 62441

Req ID 48095 | Elec Op - Marshall, United States

We are looking for a new colleague in the Materials Department at our location in Marshall, IL. 

 

ZF is a global technology company and supplies systems for passenger cars, commercial vehicles and industrial technology, enabling the next generation of mobility. The ZF Group develops solutions allowing vehicles to see, think and act and it is an innovation driver for automated driving technologies. Greater processing power and artificial intelligence are important prerequisites for autonomous driving functions from Level 4 and above. With it’s super computer product family ProAI, ZF offers a solution for all applications – from a basis ADAS function right up to autonomous cars, commercial vehicles and industrial applications. Follow this page for exclusive insights and information on the latest developments in autonomous driving and other topics.

 

Responsibilities:

  • Determine optimal transportation modes, frequencies, and carriers of new routes to align with corporate guidelines and meet monthly freight budget targets.

  • Manage onboarding process for new routes and implement necessary route changes.

  • Schedule daily/weekly routes, track shipments and address operational issues.

  • Request premium shipping when necessary and utilize cost-effective premium freight solutions.

  • Record relevant reasons for premium freight and recover shipping expenses if they are not caused by ZF. Lead premium freight recovery activities between Marshall and Corp purchasing team.

  • Report monthly premium freight reports with details, including root causes, deviation analysis and corrective actions.

  • Identify and implement continuous improvement opportunities for optimized freight costs.

  • Process and file freight claims in case of freight damages/losses and follow through to settlements.

  • Implement TMS (Transport Management System) with applicable suppliers to streamline shipping process and improve logistics visibility.

  • Collect, verify and maintain accurate data in SAP, including shipping packaging, Incoterms, and HTS codes for Marshall.

  • Collect and analyze monthly duty reports for Marshall to enhance customs integrity and compliance.

  • Work with the 3rd party companies (such as STTAS) to collect required data, verify supporting documents, file duty drawbacks and follow through to refunds on import duties.

  • Work with ZF’s North American customs team to provide and validate requested data for customs audit.

  • Support other customs related activities, such as bonded warehouse setup.

 

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor degree (Preferable in SCM or IT), or Associates degree or combination experience/education equivalent.

  • MRP SAP knowledge.

  • 3-5 years similar role experience.

  • Competent with Microsoft Office Suite (Excel, Word, etc).

 

 

What We Offer:

  • A supportive collaborative team environment

  • Annual Incentive Plan

  • Paid Vacation

  • Personal Time

  • 401k Plan

  • Health Care Benefits

  • Tuition reimbursement for educational advancement

  • A strong diversity culture

  • Supportive Employee Groups and community outreach activities

 

Be part of our ZF team as Logistics and Customs Controller and apply now!

Contact

Madeline Roberts

 

DIVERSITY COMMITMENT: 
Diversity, Equity and Inclusion are more than just words for us. They are at the core of the ZF Way that propels our team members towards their utmost success. We strive to build and nurture a culture where inclusiveness is a natural reflex. We actively seek ways to remove barriers so that every member of ZF can rise to their full potential. We aim to embed this in our legacy through how we operate and build our products as we shape next generation mobility, safety, sustainability and social justice. 

With four generations across 118 nationalities in 41 countries, ZF combines a unique variety of backgrounds, perspectives, and ideas. Together, we solve problems, drive innovation and shape next generation mobility. 

Our company is committed to the principles of Equal Employment Opportunity and to providing reasonable accommodations to applicants with physical and/or mental disabilities. If you are interested in applying for employment with us and are in need of accommodation or special assistance to navigate our website or to complete your application, please contact us. Requests for reasonable accommodation will be considered on a case-by-case basis. ZF is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer and is committed to ensuring equal employment opportunities for all job applicants and employees. Employment decisions are based upon job-related reasons regardless of an applicant's race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, disability, marital status, genetic information, protected veteran status, or any other status protected by law. Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer M/F/Disability/Veteran

Our Commitment to Diversity

ZF is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer and is committed to ensuring equal employment opportunities for all job applicants and employees. Employment decisions are based upon job-related reasons regardless of an applicant's race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, disability, marital status, genetic information, protected veteran status, or any other status protected by law.

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