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Title:  Specialist Global Logistics Network (m/f/d)

Job ID:  22987
Country:  Germany
City:  Trier
Professional area:  Logistics
Contract type:  Fixed Term
Professional level:  Experienced

JTI is a leading international tobacco company with operations in more than 120 countries. We’re the global owner of world-renowned brands such as Winston, the number two cigarette brand in the world, and Camel (outside the US). Our global brands also include Mevius, LD and Natural American Spirit, and we manufacture the internationally recognized Logic e-cigarette brand and Ploom Tech, a major brand in the heated tobacco category.

Headquartered in Geneva, Switzerland, we employ over 45’000 people across the globe. We were recently awarded Global Top Employer for the fifth consecutive year with regional Top Employer Certification in Europe, Asia-Pacific, North America, Africa and the Middle East. This is recognition of our outstanding talent strategy, energizing culture and commitment to learning and development.

We are a member of the Japan Tobacco Group of Companies. For more information visit


In the Global Logistics Department based in Trier is a temporary open position as Specialist Global Logistics Network (m/f/d) for 18 months to fill as of August 1, 2019.



  • Establish, maintain and document logistics set-ups and procedures for finished goods, tobaccos, semi-finished goods, non-tobacco materials, Reduced Risk Products (RRP), and machinery in close cooperation with Corporate Security, Insurance & Risk, Research & Development, Global Engineering, Global Supply Chain-Functions and Service Providers
  • Analyze the global logistics network and the freight markets to propose optimization strategies
  • Consolidate logistics requirements for finished goods, tobaccos, semi-finished goods, non-tobacco materials, RRP and machinery as a basis for the tendering processes for all ways of transportation and calculate freight budgets as well as project costs
  • Set-up, monitor and report logistics KPI’s as appropriate
  • Participate in meetings with JTI’s main service providers
  • Support the direct manager in logistics projects and assignment of special projects

Qualifications & Experience

  • University degree in Business Administration or Transport Management or equivalent education with focus on logistics or a successfully finished commercial education with several years of working experience
  • Profound working experience in logistics in an international environment
  • Experience in working with databases is preferred

Skills, Competencies & Language

  • Sound analytical, project management and coordination skills
  • Very good negotiation and communication skills
  • High affinity for numbers and logical understanding
  • High level of reliability, cooperation, flexibility and team work ability
  • Strong quality commitment and business thinking
  • Fluent in English, both written and spoken
  • Very good knowledge of the most common PC software applications, especially MS Excel, Access and SAP R3 / SAP TM


Your Chance:

Take your chance and join one of the "Top Employer 2019" in Germany.


We offer you a challenging and varied job in an international company. Continuous further training and attractive framework conditions are fundamental components of our personnel concept.


Have we aroused your interest?

Then apply directly with your complete application documents (CV, cover letter & certificates) stating your earliest possible starting date via our online system: (Job ID 22987).

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