Logistics Coordinator at Kuehne + Nagel in Memphis, Tennessee

Posted in Other 6 days ago.

Job Description:

Our branch in Memphis is in search for a new Logistics Coordinator!

Your Role

A fast growing 3rd Party Logistics company needs a Logistics Coordinator to manage various activities within the supply chain to help reduce cost and improve service to their customers.

Your Responsibilities

* Work directly with carriers (dry van, flat bed, & temp control) to ensure that loads are picked up and delivered on time
* Utilize optimization software to help plan loads and select the least cost mode (TL vs. LTL vs. Pool Distribution)
* Serve as a liaison between the shipper and carrier to provide tactical solutions that improve the daily operations and processes
* Identify trends through Key Performance Indicators (KPI) and provide solutions for cost reduction or service improvement
* Resolve discrepancies on freight bills (electronic and paper) and determine root cause and corrective action
* Monitor shipments in transit and identify and resolve issues

Your Skills and Experiences

* Bachelor's degree in Transportation or Logistics (preferred, but not required)
* Excellent English written and oral communication skills
* A team player who can work effectively with all levels of an organization
* Advanced computer skills with emphasis on Microsoft Office suite
* Strong organizational and problem solving skills

Good Reasons to Join

We offer competitive compensation, a comprehensive benefits package, employee discounts, tuition reimbursement, excellent training programs and a highly dynamic global work environment