This position is responsible for organizing inbound and outbound trucking/rail.
•Managing and planning for logistics or transportation issues
•Maintaining reports and records of transportation team
•Tracking the status of goods in real-time to ensure commitments/contracts are being fulfilled.
•Delivering solutions to any logistics problems
•Negotiating contracts with transportation suppliers, and owner operators
•Purchase appropriate equipment, insurance, permits.
•Ensure carriers safety and compliance and adequately insure. Annual follow up of insurance certificates.
•High School or equivalent (required)
•Technical/Vocational Training a Plus
Experience & Certifications
•2-3 years'experience in Logistics
•Ability to work independently and handle multiple processes simultaneously.
•Proficiency in computer programs such as MS Word, Excel, and PowerPoint.
•Strong leadership and training abilities
•Excellent Verbal and written communication skills
•Acute attention to detail and problem-solving abilities.
•Strong organizational and time management skills.