Cold Chain Specialist

  • Full Time
  • CUSTOMER SERVICE
  • SOUTH KOREA
  • Posted 6 months ago
  • Excellent communication skills – verbal, written and presentation both for Korean/English

Company Details

Going all the way, together, for our customers and society

The Cold Chain Customer Service agent will act as Single Point of Contact for customers using the Cold Chain Solution, at the same time will liaise with all the stakeholders involved to secure smooth cargo flow for the product customers. Ultimately this role is accountable to assist team member to leverage their knowledge in order to achieve an Excellent Customer Experience.

We offer

We offer you an exciting global career at the forefront of world trade.

Working with the best people in a global team culture with future growth opportunities in an industry that has a significant impact on the world economy.

We’re proud of our people who define our company’s industry leadership, global team culture and customer-centric focus every day. When you join our team you join a truly diverse, global organization in a fast-moving, values-based, work environment where you can grow on the job, create and shape our digital solutions, tap into industry-leading talent development initiatives, enjoy working with your colleagues and broaden your world view through our international job postings.

Every company, every country wants access to a competitive shipping, logistics and port system – and our people have created one company that offers one, easy-to-use solution to all their shipping needs.

Maersk is uniquely positioned to play a significant role in global trade, creating opportunities that help countries, companies and people succeed. Our vision is simple: Maersk is the global integrator of container logistics, connecting and simplifying our customers’ global supply chains. We do this through the global scale of Maersk, the world’s largest shipping line; our Logistics and Services expertise that help customers manage their global supply chains; and through our port operator, APM Terminals, one of the largest container terminal operators in the world with the most strategic locations to serve global supply chains.

Join us and play an important role on our team lifting global trade every day!

At Maersk we value the diversity of our talent and will always strive to recruit the best person for the job – we value diversity in all its forms, including but not limited to: gender, age, nationality, race, sexual orientation, disability or religious beliefs. We are proud of our diversity and see it as a genuine source of strength for building high performing teams.

Key responsibilities

Position is tasked to support the Cold Chain customers on day to day activities, defining priorities and clarifying processes for the that drive an improved customer experience. A key role is to proactively establish mutually beneficial cooperation with all stakeholders i.e. terminals, warehouses, brokers, truckers, OPS, Finance, Sales, etc. while incorporating processes for this team.

  • Ensure availability and response to phone/E-mail/Chat inquiries from all internal and external customers in a courteous and professional manner.
  • Monitor other customer entry points for customer inquiries and respond within agreed upon deadlines with all relevant information.
  • Serve as a liaison for our customers to other related entities such as terminals, freight cashiers, Shared Service Centers, and sales offices.
  • Prepare reports as required
  • Ensure accurate processing and confirmation of all customer bookings; facilitate changes as required keeping all relevant internal customers informed
  • Reconcile systems to ensure accuracy and ensure customer expectations met; record reasons for changes/amendments
  • Update systems as required.
  • Promote compliance with Local Customs and other law enforcement agencies and authorities to assist with safe and secure cargo transport.
  • Handle day to day escalations of Cold Chain main accounts.
  • Coordinates with all stakeholder’s needs ie: terminals, warehouses, brokers, truckers, Operations, Finance, Sales, etc.
  • Ensures a consistent delivery in line with Maersk brand and customer requirements.
  • Plan and deploy the understanding of customer’s business and needs within the Cold Chain team.
  • Drivers overall continuous improvement opportunities for the Cold Chain segment.
  • Maintain certifications as required for new systems and procedures.
  • Occasional travel as needed
  • Perform other job-related duties as required.

We are looking for

  • College Degree preferred and / or 5 years industry experience
  • Customer Service Experience Required
  • Experience in the transportation industry is highly desired.
  • Strong understanding of transportation industry, refrigerated cargo knowledge and management, experience and good understanding of local customs regulation
  • Can relate to people at all levels of an organization
  • Strong problem-solving skills
  • Excellent communication skills – verbal, written and presentation both for Korean/English.
  • Has a solution / customer focused perspective.
  • Initiative: sense of urgency and prioritizing
  • Ability to communicate efficiently, quickly and provide precise details for instructions
  • Organizational and time management skills – multi-tasking and prioritizing, planning work activities efficiently to meet deadlines and high-level goals
  • Good Influencing, Conflict Resolution and Negotiation skills
  • Drive for Results – Drives for results and success, conveys a sense of urgency and drives issues to closure, persists despite obstacles and opposition
  • Team player – Works together with others in the business unit to achieve results, fosters teamwork
  • Ability to prepare effective reports
  • Ability to quickly adapt to fast changing situations
  • Proven ability to deliver even under pressure
  • Working knowledge of MS office products and ability.
  • Preferential to pharmaceutical logistics experiences, but not essential.

Tagged as: shipping, port systems, apm terminals, cargo flow

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