Finance Operations, Finance & Accounting in San Francisco, CA
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We welcome people from all backgrounds who seek the opportunity to help build a future where everyone and everything can move independently. If you have the curiosity, passion, and collaborative spirit, work with us, and let’s move the world forward, together.
About the Role
The Uber team is laser focused on improving the movement of goods around the world in order to make the Uber services world class. The team has a need for a strong logistics specialist to coordinate the international logistics from origin to destination and support the program’s global expansion. The ideal individual has a background in Logistics and transportation modalities, with a focus on Air and Ocean products.
What You’ll Do
Manage and execute the end-to-end development and integration of logistics and distribution projects throughout the Americas
Main contact for project delivery for internal and external stakeholders
Drive recurring meetings and conference calls with project stakeholders from start to finish of each project
Identify and mitigate any risks or issues to the project
Manage all project delivery paperwork and reporting processes
Compliance audits on all logistics files for completeness and accuracy
What You’ll Need
Minimum of 4-6 years experience in Logistics / Freight Forwarding
Fiercely detail oriented, especially in regards to project progression
Solid experience with vendor management and an eye for spotting ideal solutions and designs
Experience in stakeholder management
Ability to handle situations with internal and external stakeholders when projects experience issues and challenges impacting timelines to minimize the overall effect
Communication. Excellent written and verbal communication skills with the ability to communicate effectively and efficiently in a global fragmented environment
Highly organized. Excellent organizational skills to juggle many tasks without losing sight of the highest priority items.
Results oriented. Detail oriented. Driven. Take initiative without being asked. Creative.
Bonus Points If
Have diverse knowledge of distribution and logistics with a focus on The Latam Region
Have experience from similar role
About the Team
Logistics team is focused on supporting the extended Uber teams and supporting them as they transform business ideas into agile, global solutions. The team is made up of a diverse team of experts in logistics, warehousing, and distribution located across the globe.
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