Transportation Specialist

JOB FUNCTION: Supply Chain & Operations
JOB TYPE: Direct Hire
LOCATION: Iselin, NJ
COMPENSATION: $28/hr - $33/hr
REMOTE / ONSITE: Hybrid
POSTED: Jun 14, 2022

Our client has earned a reputation for delivering world-class goods to customers around the globe. Explore how a genuine passion for great products and the latest innovations, along with investments in the best people and facilities, continue to honor our founder’s legacy. They are seeking a Transportation Specialist to join their team!

Salary/Hourly Rate:

$28 – $33/hr

Position Overview:

The Transportation Specialists manage transportation processes across a wide variety of organizations. The Transportation Specialist will coordinate the movement of goods, products, materials, or people, ensure adherence to industry regulations, and prepare transportation schedules.

Responsibilities of the Transportation Specialists:

  • Responsible to monitor the small parcels freight in-transit in order to anticipate issues, treat exceptions, proactively de-escalate situations, and root cause/fix delivery problems
  • Resolve customer complaints for late delivery and lost shipments
  • Make requests to providers for changes in data and reports
  • Point of contact for reporting results

Qualifications for the Transportation Specialists:

  • 3+ years of supply chain, manufacturing distribution warehouse operations, inventory control, or physical logistics experience
  • Strong Microsoft office skills including Excel, Word and PowerPoint
  • Excellent analytical, critical thinking, & problem solving skills highly detail oriented
  • Some experience with logistics, but good customer service skills
  • Experience creating SOP & gathering business requirements
  • Able to influence management of strategic decisions based on data analysis and logic
  • Previous experiences in consumer goods industry and or B2C, retail logistics preferred
  • Base knowledge in Finance Accounting and Internal Controls processes

Education Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Industrial Engineering, Finance, Supply Chain Management, Business Administration is required

Benefits:

  • Medical, Dental, and Vision
  • PTO
  • Paid Holidays
As a woman-owned firm, we value diversity. We are an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications without regard to race, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability, genetic information 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: 110857