Logistics Coordinator

Adecco is assisting a local client in Dublin, VA hiring for a Logistics Coordinator. The Logistics Coordinator is responsible for the on-time pickup and delivery of inbound material to Production facilities and Distribution Centers.  Respond to market and operational changes with agility and high reliability. 
 

Key responsibilities/Accountabilities

  • Control and monitoring the day to day booking, pickup, transport, and delivery of material through the ATLAS transport management system.
  • Communicate to carrier base full and empty trailers on Production and Warehouse lots.
  • Ensure carriers are performing to meet operational needs and take corrective actions as deviations are detected. 
  • Secure carrier adherence to Standard Operating Procedures (SOP).
  • Measure, follow-up and improve carrier performance through carrier KPI´s.
  • Responsible to contribute to continuous improvement within the Traffic department, focusing on stability of the Supply Chain. 
  • Responsible to support a Lean culture.
  • Act proactively upon information to provide a high operational service level to customers.
  • Act to resolve problems and escalate problems through proper channels. 
  • Order extra capacity when agreed lead time cannot be met.
  • Record and analyze deviations recorded looking for trends, and then proactively suggest preventative actions.
  • Contribute to improvements of quality to reach set targets for service levels agreed in SOP and contracts. 

Essential educational and/or training qualifications and certificates

  • BS degree in Logistics or Business preferred or equivalent experience.
  • 2 - 3 years logistics experience preferred.
  • Six Sigma experience preferred.

Preferred experience and knowledge

  • Demonstrated working knowledge of Transport Management System ATLAS
  • Demonstrated commitment to process development, implementation, and improvement initiatives through collaboration with multiple functions/teams
  • Energy and commitment to drive and produce results, quickly
  • Knowledgeable in Transport industry laws
    • Driver and rest regulations, Measurement and weight restrictions, Hazardous Goods declarations, Safety regulations, Environment restrictions
  • Knowledgeable in Mode of transports
    • Road FTL, Road LTL, Road Express, Short Sea, Deep Sea, Air, Rail     
  • Strong cross-functional team player, with focus on customer service and quality.
  • Demonstrated proficiency with Microsoft Office Applications is required.

Adecco provides one of the most comprehensive benefits package in the industry to its associates.

Interested candidates please apply online at www.adeccousa.com or to speak with an Adecco representative you can call 540.951.0841.

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