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Wednesday, September 10, 2014

New Job: Logistics and Distribution Manager

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Logistics & Distribution Manager

To manage all facets of Domestic and International logistics and distribution requirements for the company including trucking, rail movement, container movement, shipping, insurance requirements, trans-loading facilities, SKU monitoring and measuring systems, and negotiations with various logistical solutions providers. 
  • Lead and develop the team of all personnel reporting to the position;
  • Provide cost effective and efficient solutions for customers;
  • Plan, develop, and implement processes that fit with the strategic goals;
  • Develop and implement processes for measuring the performance of the logistics team, and all service providers;
  • Investigate all potential means of transporting finished products to domestic and international markets;
  • Develop and implement strategic plans for the logistics team;
  • Implement continual improvement disciplines that fit with the company’s customers and service providers;
  • Implement safety standards and procedures;
  • Work closely with Operations to ensure that the plants runs efficiently;
  • Establish and maintain effective work and communication relationships within departments, ensuring that efficient day to day operational decisions can be achieved; and
  • Complete special projects as assigned.  
  • BS/BA - 4 year degree;
  • 5+ years experience in logistics fields;
  • Ability to build and maintain relationships with internal and external customers and all service providers;
  • A good working knowledge of computer programs, with specific emphasis on data bases, spreadsheets (Excel), word documents, etc.;
  • Understanding of inventory software programs and software integration potential;
  • Ability to effectively manage the logistics group, and report to senior executive on a consistent basis;
  • Ability to work in a team environment, and has the ability to multi task, if and when it is required; and
  • Demonstrate ability to communicate effectively, both orally and in writing; strong interpersonal skills; excellent organizational skills.

If you are interested in learning more, or to apply for this job, submit your resume here.

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