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Transportation Project Specialist, EME Job

Date: Nov 22, 2020

Location: Budapest, Central Hungary (Közép-Magyarország), HU

Company: AGCO

Transportation Project Specialist (TPS) will be responsible for supporting EME wide Transportation related projects. The TPS will be supporting to drive the optimization of costs and service levels while meeting specifications/requirements from Manufacturing, Purchasing, Logistics & Materials, Sales and Parts Service. Contributing to Improvements in transportation related processes and IT standard is an additional duty.
The position will interact with numerous functions within the organization. The TPS will support different AGCO brands and their related manufacturing plants and sales organizations.

• Support Performance reviews, incl. monthly volume reviews with Finance Controllers and 4PL Management to agree on freight actuals in line with budget
• Analysis of Logistics market, incl. identification of opportunities/vulnerabilities through analysis of actuals/ routings/ utilization.
• Consolidation of transportation data incl. a monthly requirement to meet set deadlines.
• Maintenance of logistics spend data within database.
• Developer on RFQ project incl. ensuring that quality level of RFQ Business Requirements Document & analysis is met in a timely manner.
• Develop and maintain carrier process improvements.
• Prepare and support carrier negotiations & contracting.

• Supporting the development of AGCO´s strategic transportation networks for the region, tie into global strategies where possible.
• Prepare the basis for selecting & contracting AGCO´s strategic logistics partners.
• Supporting the establishment of and maintain performance metrics (service and delivery performance) of logistics partners
• Control and report freight costs in the region and support countermeasures if variances occur.
• Support the implementation of transportation strategies across brands and support influencing the functional leaders within the plants/brands.

• excellent understanding of principles and theories within logistics and transportation
• at least 3 years of working experience in a similar role in the industry
• advanced Excel skills
• fluent English
• excellent problem-solving and analytical skills
• conflict resolution skills are expected to be at a high level
• precision, attention to detail


Opportunity for working from home. Percentage of travel required: up to 15%

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