Staff Logistics Coordinator

Velodyne Lidar

Velodyne Lidar provides smart, powerful lidar solutions for autonomy and driver assistance. Headquartered in San Jose, CA, Velodyne is known worldwide for its portfolio of breakthrough lidar sensor technologies. Our lidar technology has revolutionized perception and autonomy for automotive, new mobility, mapping, robotics, and security applications.

Velodyne Lidar provides smart, powerful lidar solutions for autonomous vehicles, driver assistance, delivery solutions, robotics, navigation, mapping, and more. Our mass-market adoption has created new opportunities in the software space, and we are currently developing a suite of new services.

Job Responsibilities

  • Track all inbound/outbound freight globally (Import/Export)
  • Direct contact with all freight forwarders
  • Work all Customs related logistics issues
    • Some evening, early morning calls with EMEA and APAC region sites
  • Manage third-party HUBS in APAC, EMEA, North America
  • Create and manage Routing Guides for suppliers and third-party
  • Ensuring the integrity of import / export documentation such as Bills of lading, GSP certificates Commercial invoices and packing lists
  • Timely preparation of import documentation and authorization for HMRC for all air and sea shipments globally
  • Preparing and maintaining a delivery schedule and communicating to all relevant departments
  • Deliver against departmental KPIs
    • Present Freight cost initiatives to management
  • Verification of all freight invoices for all couriers
  • Assisting with the re-negotiating of terms of business/service level agreements and performance evaluation and taking corrective action as required
  • Work to insure all international shipments are classified (HTS, ECCN, etc)

Minimum Education, Experience And Knowledge Requirements

  • Minimum of 8 years of related Logistics experience with a AA degree;
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Excel and PowerPoint
  • NetSuite knowledge a plus
  • Ability to communicate in a professional and efficient manner at all levels
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Note to all recruitment agencies: Velodyne Lidar does not accept agency resumes. Please do not forward resumes to our career page or any Velodyne employees. Velodyne is not responsible for any fees related to any unsolicited resumes.

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  • Job function

    Management and Manufacturing

  • Industries

    Automotive and Electrical/Electronic Manufacturing