Transportation and Warehousing Logistics Specialist

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Job Title: Transportation and Warehousing Logistics Specialist
Location: Cernay, France
Company: Corteva
Industry Sector: Agribusiness
Industry Type: Crop Production
Career Type: Manufacturing/Production
Job Type: Full Time

Job Description:



Corteva Agriscience, the world's first dedicated agriculture start-up, serves to enrich the lives of those who produce and those who consume, ensuring progress for generations to come. Our employees fulfill this purpose everyday by building/participating in an inclusive culture where we encourage each other to stay curious, think differently, act boldly and do what's right for our customers, our co-workers, our partners and our planet. With over 20,000 team members from 130 countries, innovating in 140 world class R&D facilities, we have the resources, leadership heritage and partner ecosystem to make a meaningful impact now and into the future. #GrowWhatMatters

We have an exciting opportunity as a Transportation and Warehousing Logistics Specialist, based either on our Drusenheim (67) or Cernay (68) site in Alsace, France. This is a permanent position. 
Part of the EMEA Supply Chain team, you are the focal point for the export center, and you are responsible for the East Europe Warehouses.

Your Challenge:

  • Leads improvements on area of functional expertise ( transportation mode, carrier management, warehouse management) monitoring the performance of key activities to meet or exceed service expectations.
  • Accountable to provide logistics expertise by identifying, analyzing and measuring improvements to key processes and procedures.
  • Adds value to logistics work processes by leading innovation and continuous improvement program.
  • Manages annual budget for logistics operations and identifies opportunities to minimize cost-to-serve through process improvement.
  • Effectively contributes to the design and development of logistics plans consistent with business/functional responsibility.
  • Provides expertise and support in International Trade Operations, developing and driving logistics solutions across multiple regions.
  • Provides expertise and supports EH&S (Environment, Health and Safety) goals across all modes of transport and storage. May conduct carrier and warehouse safety and security assessments.
  • Drives training for process, systems, tools, methodology, and functional disciplines.




  • Minimum of 5 years of experience in logistics consultancy and leadership positions.
  • University degree in Supply Chain, Engineering or Business Management with expertise in Logistics and International Trade Operations. 
  • Substantial knowledge of Information Systems (SAP, other systems and tools) 
  • Knowledge of key metrics to manage logistics functional performance.
  • Strong leadership, effective communication, innovative mindset.
  • Fluent oral and written English required, French will be beneficial

Who Are We Looking For? 

  • Curious, bold thinkers who want to grow their careers and be part of a winning team 
  • Market shaping individuals who want to transform the agriculture industry to meet the worlds growing need for food 
  • Collaborators who thrive in a diverse, inclusive work environment 
  • Innovators who bring initiative and fresh ideas that drive our business into the future and make us an industry leader

Growing What Matters Starts With You What We Can Offer To Help You Grow? 

  • Opportunity to be part of a global industry leader working to discover solutions to the most pressing agricultural challenges of our time 
  • Challenging work assignments that grow your skills, capabilities and experiences 
  • Opportunities for international rotations and relocation that will expand your global view and cultural experience 
  • Diverse, inclusive work environment where employees bring their whole selves to work and feel heard, valued and empowered 
  • Dedicated and customized resources to help grow your professional skills, industry expertise and personal perspectives. 
  • Joining us is a natural opportunity to strengthen your professional network through valuable relationships. 
  • Support the health and well-being of every employee by offering world-class benefits, meaningful work and competitive salary 
  • Performance driven culture with a strong focus on speed, efficiency and agility

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Job Post Date: 05/20/22
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