Piper Maddox's Clean Fuels & Hydrogen team is partnered with a global leader in the biofuels space. They are in search of a Biofuels Logistics Manager to support the planning and the coordination of all inbound and outbound logistics movements from and to the company's ethanol plants. Additionally, they will work in close collaboration with the Plants and the Commercial team to ensure the proper scheduling of the company's logistics activities.
This company is a leading independent manufacturer of biofuels and bioenergy in Europe. The company began producing biofuel in 2001 and today has approximately 1,000 employees at its locations globally producing biodiesel, bioethanol and biomethane (renewable natural gas), among other products, all on an industrial scale. They concentrate on the use of internally developed innovative and efficient energy-saving production processes. With its innovative processes and highly efficient production plants, they are a technology leader in the biofuels market.
The company's fuels are produced using the most advanced technology of it's kind, having the ability to cut greenhouse gas emissions by up to 90% compared to fossil-based fuels.
With the company's current growth trajectory, they are currently slated to install another five to 10 biorefinery plants in the US by 2030, in addition to their flagship plant in the midwest.
Coordinate the scheduling of domestic and international inbound and outbound movements for all plants, especially ethanol, and ensure a seamless flow of product to customers
Effectively communicate with traders, and other team members to develop logistical solutions to ensure optimal deal execution
Work with the rail fleet coordinator to optimize the rail moves
Responsible for coordinating truck loading and ensuring all open orders are audited weekly and new orders are input into system
Resolve delivery problems and recommend updates and improvements to the Head of Logistics and Operations
Ensure accuracy and efficiency with data pertaining to scheduling, customs, claims/demurrage, and loss/gains Responsible for daily updating and monthly reconciling of inventory at plants
Provide accurate and timely invoicing for all logistics activities to accounting
Develop monthly reporting and analysis of Logistics and Commercial activities
Assist on logistics projects implementation and ERP requirements as needed
Develop and maintain relationship with suppliers, customers and internal stakeholders by participating in fair trades and site visits
Create and maintain a database of logistics partners and freight rates
Act as a backup for the Head of Logistics & Operations
Perform other duties as assigned