Logistics Coordinator

JOB FUNCTION: Supply Chain & Operations
JOB TYPE: Direct Hire
LOCATION: New York, NY
COMPENSATION: $50k - $60k
REMOTE / ONSITE: Onsite
POSTED: Nov 22, 2022

Our client is a packaging manufacturing company founded in the mid-1970s, providing both direct & in-direct manufacturing to clients across the globe. They are looking to add a Logistics Coordinator to their team.

Salary/Hourly Rate:

$50k – $60k

Position Overview:

Our client is seeing a Logistics Coordinator to manage the flow of raw materials and finished goods into the United States. The ideal candidate will have importing experience for SE Asia.

Responsibilities of the Logistics Coordinator:

  • Coordinate the importation of shipments from suppliers to multiple warehouses via various transportation modes (truck, ocean, and air)
  • Provide ongoing analyses in areas such as transportation costs, warehouse efficiency, or service level.
  • Cultivate relationships with suppliers, freight forwarders, and brokers to ensure timely and compliant shipments
  • Track and monitor all incoming international and domestic shipments
  • Compile and review all customs documentation before submittal, ensuring compliance
  • Create and process shipping updates within SAP
  • Support the Director of Logistics with the cost budget and cost reforecasting process
  • Support the team in the management of 3PL partner and other Logistics Vendors
  • Work cross-functionally with teams to troubleshoot and resolve issues as they arise
  • Analyze data and propose plans for the improvement of distribution activities and processes

Qualifications of the Logistics Coordinator:

  • 2+ years of relevant industry experience
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Intermediate to advanced Excel skills, a plus
  • Strong oral and written communication skills

Education Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration, Supply Chain Management, or a relevant field

Benefits:

  • Health
  • Dental
  • Vision
  • 401k
  • PTO
As a woman-owned firm, we value diversity. We are an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications without regard to race, sex (including gender, pregnancy, sexual orientation and gender identity), age, color, religion or creed, national origin or ancestry, veteran status, disability (physical or mental), genetic information, citizenship or any other characteristic protected by law. We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request an accommodation.
Position ID: 116252