Job Description

Logistics Manager - Chicago, IL

  • Management of the transportation processing flow of truckload, LTL, and parcel
  • Daily management of domestic 3PL providers
  • Investigate and resolve any transportation issues/complaints with customer and carriers
  • Provide operational support by maintaining quality performance objectives, and assisting in cost control programs.
  • Strategically analyze transportation data in order to propose enhancements to the domestic supply chain
  • Manage the timely movement/event management of material from the North American supply base to the warehouse, and customers via truckload, less than truckload/container and parcel
  • Address OS&D issues timely while properly documenting root cause and corrective actions
  • Responsible for providing support and information regarding freight procedures, routing guides, vendor agreements relating to freight
  • Coordinate with suppliers, manufactures, warehouses and third party logistics providers for daily/weekly shipping requirements
  • Ensure suppliers, manufactures, and warehouses are shipping to schedule and following the routing guide
  • Ensure timely receipt of all shipping documentation for POD & ASN management
  • Communicate any transportation delays; liaison between 3PL and operations
  • Review new vendor routing guide agreements & provide analytical support on small parcel & LTL cost analysis
  • Prepare and review weekly 3PL cost & performance reporting
  • Oversee process to improve freight class and packaging master data in PCS from 3PL
  • 3-5 years management experience in a transportation environment
  • Bachelor's Degree preferred, with a plus for Logistics or Transportation
  • Knowledge of transportation management systems

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Chicago IL
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