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08 September 2019
Job ID: BK-131926
Food Import Manager

About Us

Wine Pro Co., Ltd. is one of Thailand’s leading Wine Importer and Distributor selling to Hotels and Restaurants. We have a strong national presence and distribution network with branch offices located in Bangkok, Phuket and Samui.

 

Position : Food Import Manager

 

Report directly to: Food Pro Sales Manager

Office Location: Bangkok

 

Key Responsibilities:

  • Key Product: Fresh Food, Frozen Food, Dry Food, Sea Food, Food Ingredient, Meat, Cheese, Goods, Wine etc.
  • Supervise and manage a team of people, which will include organizing work schedules and issuing shipping instructions to ensure delivery times and locations are coordinated. This will also include track and trace management so as to monitor goods at all times
  • Be responsible for import operations process including logistics, purchasing, FDA registration and any related process
  • Be responsible for health and safety and expected to maintain safety manuals, inspect physical conditions of warehouses
  • Planning and controlling inventory, import and purchasing activities
  • Sourcing oversea suppliers to meet lowest possible price
  • Providing guidance and advising to company on all aspects of the import function
  • Prepare reports on the performance of import department and suggest improvements that will enhance the company’s profit margins
  • Maintain records for accounting purposes in accordance with company procedures, including the checking of all invoices and shipping manifests for conformity to tariff and Customs regulations
  • Monitoring products delivery status and lead the team to solve problems
  • Dealing import functions with necessary authorities and customs process
  • Working with concerned divisions
  • Be responsible for any assigned job which is related to import issue

 

Qualifications:

  • Thai (Male or Female)
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Food science, Nutrition, Food law, Agriculture, Fishery, Logistics, Supply Chain or related field
  • Minimum of 5 years of experience in Food Import Function or a similar role
  • Experience required in food labeling laws, regulatory, food manufacturing, food retail, and/or similar experience, including FDA, Thailand Customs agencies and any government department which related to food import process
  • Thorough knowledge of FDA labeling regulations
  • Able to do custom clearance
  • Ability to multi-task and effectively prioritize in a fast-paced work environment; sense of urgency and precisely
  • Ability to lead, motivate and coach
  • Must have direct and hands on experience in the field of import of perishable food
  • Good knowledge of sea-freight and air freight logistic is a plus
  • Must be able to source and deal with forwarder and custom brokers
  • Must be able to communicate with suppliers and Wine Pro senior management
  • Must have good communication skills
  • Medium to high level of ERP knowledge is preferable
  • Highly analytical, planning, Influencing and negotiation and interpersonal skills
  • Experienced working with food and beverage company (import and HORECA is preferable)
  • Very good command of English (written and spoken)

 

We shall offer attractive package and career opportunities to the right candidate.

 

How to Apply:

If you are up to the challenge, possess the necessary qualifications and experience; please send your updated CV only quoting the job title on the email subject (Food Pro - Food Import Manager) to recruit @ winepro . co . th

Kindly indicate current/last salary on your CV

 

Wine Pro Co., Ltd.

Unit 1907-1908, 19th Fl. Bhiraj Tower at Emquartier

689 Sukhumvit Rd., Klongton Nuea,Vadhana, Bangkok 10110

Tel: +66 (0)2 261 2838-40 Ext. 331

Website: http://www.winepro.co.th

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Job Details:

Benefits:
  • Five-day work week
  • Performance bonus
  • Flexible working hours
  • Medical insurance

Wine Pro Co., Ltd.
Wine Pro Co., Ltd. is one of Thailand’s leading Wine Importer and Distributor selling to Hotels and Restaurants.  We have a strong national presence and distribution network with branch offices located in Bangkok, Phuket and Samui.

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