Logistics Coordination: Plan and coordinate logistics operations, including transportation, warehousing, and inventory management, to meet operational requirements efficiently.
Vendor and Supplier Management: Manage relationships with logistics service providers, suppliers, and vendors to ensure timely and cost-effective transportation and delivery of goods.
Inventory Control: Oversee inventory levels, conduct regular audits, and implement inventory control measures to optimize stock levels and reduce excess inventory.
Shipping and Distribution: Coordinate shipping schedules and distribution of goods to meet customer demand while minimizing costs and lead times.
Process Improvement: Identify opportunities for process optimization and efficiency improvements within logistics operations, implementing best practices to streamline workflows.
Documentation and Compliance: Ensure compliance with transportation regulations and company policies, maintaining accurate records and documentation related to logistics activities.
Team Leadership: Lead and mentor a team of logistics coordinators or warehouse staff, fostering a culture of teamwork, accountability, and continuous improvement.
8+ years of experience in logistics management or a related field.
Proficiency in logistics software, warehouse management systems (WMS), and Microsoft Office Suite.
Strong understanding of logistics processes, transportation modes, and supply chain management principles.
Excellent organizational, analytical, and problem-solving skills.
Effective communication and leadership abilities.
Detail-oriented with a proactive approach to problem-solving.
Strong multitasking and prioritization abilities in a fast-paced environment.
Ability to collaborate and work effectively with cross-functional teams.
Commitment to maintaining high standards of safety, quality, and efficiency in logistics operations.