Shipping Supervisor

  • Location
    Gastonia, North Carolina
  • Job type
    Direct Hire
  • Category
    Business Operations and Management - Operations

Adecco Direct Hire is recruiting on behalf of our esteemed client in Gastonia, NC for the position of Shipping Supervisor. Qualified candidates for this role will have a bachelor's degree, as well as five years of experience in Order Management, Planning/Schedule Management for Warehouse Shipment Processing, International Commerce, and high volume shipping and receiving in a Distribution environment. Qualified candidates will also have experience with a Transportation Management System (TMS). Our client is seeking candidates who have a background in Supply Chain, Distribution, and warehouse or distribution of processes related to Manufacturing. Candidates who have experience managing direct reports are also important in this role, as the Shipping Supervisor will potentially manage a team of 5.

Our client is offering a strong starting salary, as well as benefits and the opportunity for growth. Ideal candidates will reside in the Gaston County area. Our client is a heavy volume manufacturer, so candidates who match the above criteria and come from a similar setting would be ideal. Please see a list of duties and responsibilities below:

The main scope of this positon is supervising three Order Processors, one Routing Coordinator and one Traffic Clerk/Receptionist. Our client is implementing Oracle Transportation Management System and previous experience is plus. The position includes coordinating transportation document preparation, Carrier Equipment Allocation and Daily Shipment schedules and Planning. This position coordinates the intra-plant shipment moves via 6 Contract Local Drivers.

• College Degree (BS, BA)
• Five plus years related experience: Logistics, Shipping, Transportation, Warehousing
• Must have 2 – 3 years in a Supervisory Management Role
• Experience with Oracle Transportation System or “like” Transportation or Warehouse Management Systems
• Experience in Teamwork, in a fast paced and pressured environment
• High level of verbal and written communication skills
• Proven record of managing a High Number of Multiple Tasks Concurrently
• Strong demonstrated computer skills, working knowledge of Excel and Word (PowerPoint and Access experience a plus), Shipping or Warehouse Management System; parcel shipping processes experience a plus
• Transportation Management System (Manhattan, Oracle, Lean Logistics) experience a plus
• Proven problem-solving abilities

For immediate consideration, candidates are asked to submit resumes to Bob Kalbaugh at

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