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Logistics - Shipment Planner - Linkou

Logistics & supply chain management

Logistics & supply chain management

In a nutshell


Linkou, Taiwan


Logistics & supply chain management


3-7 years



Job Category

Logistics & supply chain management




Do you want to be in control of global goods movements by air, ground and ocean? Do you have a hands-on business mentality, being able to react quickly on changing circumstances and deliver results time over time? Are you always looking for improvements and able to implement them? Do you enjoy building up and being part of a network of global logistics professionals, within as well as outside ASML? Then this is your job!

Job Mission

Capital Equipment
To make sure that ASML Capital equipment and spare partsare shipped on time. This means you are in charge of planning, pre-booking, execution, and following up the shipments with 3PL’s over ocean, land and air. You will perform these activities in cooperation with many internal stakeholders e.g. production planning, sales department and field install teams. You will continuously look for improvements in the shipping process and as such you will also be assigned to project implementation coordinated from ASLM HQ

Spare Parts shipment
Follow up to ongoing shipments and deliver accurate information through standardized communication methods. Provide support to standardize Freight Operation processes, including integration within the IT landscape. Enable and support effective and efficient execution and decision making in cooperation with line management, secure the freight spend according with carrier agreed rates.

Job Description

MainResponsibilities for Capital Equipment
1. Planning:
- Ship/pack planning
- Align shipment with sales, production andsuppliers
- Maintain, monitor, update and communicatethe planning
- Pre-book shipments with 3PL’s, freightforwards and carriers and confirm to all the stakeholders
- Create forecast to suppliers to managecapacity together with other supply chain management departments.
- Manage the import/export customs activitiesto commercial orders included the capital equipment via FTZ (Free Trade Zone).
2. Execution:
- Monitor production / packing progress
- Create and verify alltransportation documentation
- Quality Control.
- Coordinate with every stakeholders andsmooth the import/export customs activities to commercial ordersincluded the capital equipment via FTZ.

Main Responsibilities for Spare partsmanagement
1. Freight OntimeDelivery
- Tracking and troubleshooting of ongoing shipmentsin cooperation with warehouses, forwarders and customs brokers to secureevent communication and on-time delivery.
- Secure the data milestones completeness inthe Transport Management System(TMS) and Freight Reporting.
- Transportation claim management.
- Execute transportation pre-bookings withcarriers and freight forwarders to secure capacity when necessary.
2. FreightBill Auditing/Cost control
- Maintain and update rate cards in transportmanagement system to secure exact match with the transport rateagreements and compare these with the actual freight bills making surethe registration of cost is done correctly.
- Log and follow up disputes with the freightservice providers if mismatches are identified, request and track creditnotes if applicable.
- Run cost simulations on demand keeping trackof these requests.
3. TransportManagement System user support
- Update and Maintain Transport ManagementSystem master data and secure the process of shipment creation by theshipping users as well as monitoring the TMS usage and processadherence.
- First linesupport for requests related to Central Task list shipping requests, andmonitoring the TMS idoc towards SAP.


Bachelor or High School diploma and/or secondary training in logistics, supply chain management, operational management or equivalent 2-5 years of relevant work experience


- Experience in a challengingenvironment with high tech products and complex processes
- Work experience incross-functional teams
- Intermediate to advance competencies in MS Excel andPowerPoint
- Knowledge of logisticsmanagement systems (ERP), their set-up and application, SAP ECC preferred.
- Work experience using atransport management system (TMS)
- Knowledge of customs import and export regulationsis a plus.

Personal skills

- Multi-tasking, team player with the ability to work in a fast paced environment, changing schedules to meet or exceed internal/external customer expectations
- Ability to focus on coordination, documentation, detailed record keeping and communications skills
- Attention to detail required while working under pressure with tight timelines
- Willingness to continue learning and growing in a professional environment is a must
- Open to cultural differences
- Excellent communication skills (both written and verbal)
- Remain flexible in providing after hours support, as needed
- Some travel possible (Domestic/International)

Context of the position

The LSO Freight department is responsible to design, build and maintain the global logistics transportation network in line with customer requirements. A flawless distribution network is key for a smooth supply chain. Fast and flexible transportation networks, differentiated warehousing solutions and complex value-added services are some characteristics of our landscape as LSO. Different requirements towards our supply-chain due to development of our systems, the number of upgrades of systems on customer sites and the need for differentiated service level agreements drive the need for a flexible 3PL network with integrators and freight forwarders. Focused on the rapid developments a team of highly educated professionals drives the supply chain infrastructure towards 2023 based on market intelligence, innovations, business needs, 3PL performance and process analytics.