20 days old

Logistics Specialist

Lozier
Omaha, NE 68102
  • Job Code
    09952003243
Lozier Corporation is an industry leader in providing store fixtures to major retailers across the U.S. and around the world. Headquartered in Omaha, Nebraska, Lozier began manufacturing fixtures in 1956, and originated the basics of today's shelving systems. Today, Lozier has over 4 million square feet of manufacturing and distribution space across facilities located in five states. We are committed to quality and service, building our business around integrity and respect, and investing in our people and communities.

We continue to invest in technology and people to ensure we remain competitive in the industry. That means opportunities for you to grow and develop as an employee and individual. Whether you have a clear idea of where you see yourself in your career or not, Lozier has a diverse range of departments with their own challenges and opportunities for growth to explore. You will find a welcoming and team-oriented environment where employees strive to not only help the company succeed but also help each other succeed, too.

POSITION SUMMARY

Logistics Operations Specialists are responsible for maintaining the highest levels of transportation service to our customers. In this role, you will manage daily business objectives including intake and execution of transportation orders, assessment of shipping requirements, scheduling, and tracking of shipments. You will interact directly with our distribution centers, suppliers and customers to assist in preventing, troubleshooting and resolving transportation issues.

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS

  • This position reports to the Senior Logistics Manager and has no direct reports.
  • Execute day-to-day transportation needs, including quoting, scheduling, tracking and tracing shipments, and communicating status updates with the broader team.
  • Post freight charges, verify freight related debits/credits and collect required paperwork to support invoicing.
  • Provide consistent and exceptional service to customers, carriers and internal partners
  • Assemble paperwork and supporting documents such as packing lists, customs documentation for drivers/carriers
  • Follow-up with carriers, customers, customer service, shipping, operations, and accounting to get pick-up delivery info, contact info, delivery requirements, product readiness, and other information.
  • Demonstrate regular attendance and timeliness in reporting to work, meetings, and completing assignments
  • Ability to work and interact well with others.

JOB QUALIFICATIONS

Education: Bachelor's degree in Business, Logistics/Supply Chain Management or equivalent qualifying experience

Experience: Minimum of 5 years of relevant experience in logistics or related field if non-degreed

Required Skills:

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills; clear, effective communication with carriers, vendors, and internal members of the organization is critical.
  • High attention to detail, ability to thrive under deadlines and work in a team environment, while also delivering independent results
  • Candidate must demonstrate integrity and dedication and have a positive work attitude and strong work ethic.
  • Strong prioritization skills, multi-tasking skills, and works with a sense of urgency.
  • Proficient in Internet navigation, Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook.

SPECIAL DEMANDS

  • Ability to navigate in a manufacturing environment

Lozier Corporation is an industry leader in providing store fixtures to major retailers across the U.S. and around the world. Headquartered in Omaha, Nebraska, Lozier began manufacturing fixtures in 1956, and originated the basics of today's shelving systems. Today, Lozier has over 4 million square feet of manufacturing and distribution space across facilities located in five states. We are committed to quality and service, building our business around integrity and respect, and investing in our people and communities.

We continue to invest in technology and people to ensure we remain competitive in the industry. That means opportunities for you to grow and develop as an employee and individual. Whether you have a clear idea of where you see yourself in your career or not, Lozier has a diverse range of departments with their own challenges and opportunities for growth to explore. You will find a welcoming and team-oriented environment where employees strive to not only help the company succeed but also help each other succeed, too.

POSITION SUMMARY

Logistics Operations Specialists are responsible for maintaining the highest levels of transportation service to our customers. In this role, you will manage daily business objectives including intake and execution of transportation orders, assessment of shipping requirements, scheduling, and tracking of shipments. You will interact directly with our distribution centers, suppliers and customers to assist in preventing, troubleshooting and resolving transportation issues.

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS

  • This position reports to the Senior Logistics Manager and has no direct reports.
  • Execute day-to-day transportation needs, including quoting, scheduling, tracking and tracing shipments, and communicating status updates with the broader team.
  • Post freight charges, verify freight related debits/credits and collect required paperwork to support invoicing.
  • Provide consistent and exceptional service to customers, carriers and internal partners
  • Assemble paperwork and supporting documents such as packing lists, customs documentation for drivers/carriers
  • Follow-up with carriers, customers, customer service, shipping, operations, and accounting to get pick-up delivery info, contact info, delivery requirements, product readiness, and other information.
  • Demonstrate regular attendance and timeliness in reporting to work, meetings, and completing assignments
  • Ability to work and interact well with others.

JOB QUALIFICATIONS

Education: Bachelor's degree in Business, Logistics/Supply Chain Management or equivalent qualifying experience

Experience: Minimum of 5 years of relevant experience in logistics or related field if non-degreed

Required Skills:

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills; clear, effective communication with carriers, vendors, and internal members of the organization is critical.
  • High attention to detail, ability to thrive under deadlines and work in a team environment, while also delivering independent results
  • Candidate must demonstrate integrity and dedication and have a positive work attitude and strong work ethic.
  • Strong prioritization skills, multi-tasking skills, and works with a sense of urgency.
  • Proficient in Internet navigation, Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook.

SPECIAL DEMANDS

  • Ability to navigate in a manufacturing environment






Posted: 2020-11-08 Expires: 2020-12-07
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