Logistics Group Leader

Title: Logistics Group Leader


Adecco is assisting a local client in recruiting for a current Logistics Group Leader job in Chicago. This is a long-term temporary opportunity. As an Logistics Group Leader Plan, process, and direct the activities of all human and physical resources within the Logistics department in the absence of the Logistics Supervisor. If you meet the qualifications listed below please Apply Now!


Responsibilities include:


  • Ensure Shipping Team executes all daily responsibilities
    • Periodically audit Shipping documentation to ensure accuracy
    • Audit shipments to ensure orders are properly packaged for TL, LTL, Customer Pick-up and Small Parcel
    • Ensure all files are kept up to date and properly stored
    • Perform RCA on past due orders not shipped
  • Ensure Stockroom Team executes all daily responsibilities
    • Verify completion of status 25 and 20 reports prior to end of shift.  Coordinate overtime with Logistics Supervisors as needed
    • Gather data on picking errors and report to Logistics Supervisors.  Communicate errors to Stockroom Team members and determine RCA
    • Perform RCA on Assembly downtime.  Determine opportunities for improvement




  • Inventory Control
    • Verify cycle counts are being completed according to schedule
    • Perform RCA for negative inventory and Kan Ban item stockouts
    • Ensure RMAs, Red Tags, and RTV transactions are up to date
  • Ensure Receiving/Inventory Team executes all daily responsibilities
    • Verify all inbound material is booked in the same day it arrives
    • Develop and monitor inbound material reports
    • Verify that powered equipment is being signed out
  • Maintains effective communication and a high-level of service with internal and external customers through emails, phone calls, and in-person interaction
  • Maintain and improve Productivity Reports
    • Material Request Log
    • Receiving/Purchasing Log
    • Shipping/Customer Service Log
    • Building-to-Building Transfer Report
    • Driver Check-In Log








  • In-depth knowledge of the freight business (truckloads, LTL, air freight)
  • Computer literate, with Oracle JDE expertise preferred.  Basic knowledge of Microsoft Word and Excel a must.
  • Must read and write English at high school level.
  • Working knowledge of Lean principles and Root Cause Analysis (RCA)
  • Bilingual in Spanish is a plus
  • Must have at least one year of proven experience in a fast-paced environment, demonstrating administrative skills
  • Punctuality essential
  • Prior experience in Logistics required
  • Fork-lift certification required


Adecco provides one of the most comprehensive benefits package in the industry to contract workers.  Benefits are available to you as a contractor after one week of employment.


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