International Logistics Manager oversees and coordinates key aspects of logistics in the company. Collaborate with purchasing and customer service team to communicate the expected delivery dates for material. Ensure deliveries arrive to the factory and Quick Ship Facilities in a timely manner. Implement and maintain operating policies on general logistics and product procedures. Optimize and maintain deliveries based on demand and supply chain activities.
Plan, manage and evaluate logistics operations liaising with internal stakeholders, suppliers, logistics providers, transportation companies and customers
Create and implement best practice logistics principles, policies and processes across the organization to improve operational and financial performance
Deliver solutions to logistics problems while maintaining high levels of quality and service within budgetary requirements
Monitor quality, quantity, delivery times, and transport costs
Negotiate rates and contracts with transportation and logistics providers
Recommend optimal transport modes, routes or frequency
Select carriers/suppliers and monitor service against performance criteria
Ensure carrier compliance with company policies or procedures for product transit or delivery
Resolve problems concerning transportation, logistics systems, imports or exports or customer issues
Review impact of logistics changes, such as routing, shipping modes, product volumes or carriers and report results to others
Assess and make recommendations for logistics processes in potential new facilities or plants and advise of cost implications and efficiency
Support continuous improvement initiatives and identify inefficiencies and cost optimization opportunities
Ensure the integrity of inventory accuracy on shipments arriving to the different facilities and work directly with the purchasing and quality group to communicate information back to the logistic groups.
Identify and resolve any inventory discrepancies and ensure inventory and system records are in agreement
Identify savings by removing waste or unnecessary steps in the logistics process
Interpret trends and analyze and review data. Provide meaningful logistics data to others in the organization to aid customer service and cost improvements
Skills and Qualifications
Bachelor’s degree in supply chain management, operations, logistics, business administration, transportation, or engineering
5+ years of experience working in logistics, warehouse, or transportation operations
Firm grasp of supply chain, inventory, distribution, business, and management principles
Strong team player
Ability to manage, coach, and provide training for direct reports
Exceptional organizational and analytical skills
Working knowledge of logistics and inventory software
Knowledge of end-to-end logistics operations (including ocean, over-the-road transportation, rail, customs and warehousing)
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Must be able to stand; walk; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms and talk or hear. The employee is frequently required to stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The employee is occasionally required to sit.
The employee must frequently lift and/or move up to 10 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly exposed to moving mechanical parts. The employee is occasionally exposed to airborne particles and heat. The noise level in the work environment is usually loud.
EOE Minorities/Females/Disability/Veterans; VEVRAA Federal Contractor
Job Type: Full-time
Pay: From $70,000.00 per year
Work Location: Remote