Mondelez International Transportation Operations Specialist in Wilkes Barre, Pennsylvania

Job Description

With our portfolio of global Power Brands such as Oreo and belVita biscuits, Cadbury Dairy Milk and Milka chocolate and Trident gum, we’re the world’s #1 in biscuits and candy, and #2 in chocolate and gum. We’re Mondelēz International , a snacking powerhouse with operations in more than 80 countries, with approximately 90,000 employees globally and our brands are marketed in around 165 countries.

Our purpose and vision is to create more MOMENTS OF JOY by building the BEST SNACKING COMPANY IN THE WORLD .

Customer Service & Logistics

Customer Service & Logistics (CS&L) is where you’ll integrate our end-to-end demand-driven supply chain. Working “from farm to shelf,” you’ll connect plants with customers to deliver best-in-class service in the most efficient way. Your goal will be to have the right products, at the right time, and with the right quantity and quality on the shelf.

Job Scope

The MTEC Transportation Optimization Specialist is directly responsible for the order once in OTM through to shipment acceptance, including mode selection, load optimization and routing guide compliance. They must work effectively across all CS&L functions, and cooperatively with numerous service providers, to ensure cost effective coverage for regular and short lead time orders. Monitor daily orders and shipment queries continuously throughout the day. Ensure orders are optimized through utilization of shipment consolidation queries. Identify gaps in transportation capacity, routing guide execution and service and initiate appropriate measures with Trans Planner and procurement. Daily interaction and resolution with carriers to identify and resolve service and capacity issues. Execute responsive transportation support for short lead time shipments, expedited deliveries, mode conversions, intransit diversions and other unplanned activities.

Key Responsibilities:

1) OTM tender acceptance

2) Load optimization and consolidation

3) Routing guide compliance to improve no touch and 24 hour coverage

4) Transportation mode change and expedited services

5) Carrier relationship management

Functional Technical Competencies Gained in Role:

1) Executional Skills

2) Analysis

3) Systems and application skills

4) Transportation policies, procedures and programs

Lominger Competencies Gained in Role:

  1. Perseverance

  2. Creativity

  3. Planning

  4. Timely Decision Making

  5. Understanding Others



Leadership Competencies:

• Drive for Results - Intermediate

• Problem Solving - Beginner

• Learning on the Fly - Intermediate

• Action Oriented - Beginner

• Perseverance - Beginner

Functional/Technical Competencies:

• SAP ECC - Beginner

• Microsoft Office (Excel skill – pivot tables and Vlookup) - Intermediate

• Change Management - Beginner

• OTM - Beginner

• Analytical - Intermediate


College degree required.

Mondelēz Global LLC is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, gender, national origin, disability, protected Veteran status, uniform service, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law. Applicants who require accommodation to participate in the job application process may contact 847-943-5460 for assistance.

Applicants must complete all required steps in the application process, including providing a Resume/CV, in order to be considered for this position.