The Logistics Specialist is the primary contact for all
logistics questions and requests at Neutral Posture.
Job Duties Include Responds to requests for shipping quotes.
Intuitively asks all required questions, such as type of weights,
packaging, delivery requirements, to build accurate quotes.
Determines the most economical, timely, and safest shipping
method based upon class, weight, volume, and destination.
Coordinates all inbound and outbound foreign and domestic
shipments. Checks on statuses of loads. Makes necessary adjustments
to plans based on updated production schedules, freight carrier
Creates and prints all shipping documentation, including, but
not limited to, packing lists, bills of lading (BOL), commercial
invoices for international shipments, and certificates of origin,
as applicable. Ensure adherence to legal and operational compliance
Develops and maintains healthy relationships with freight
carriers. Handles all freight claims. Audits all carrier invoices,
inbound and outbound, against quotes.
Conducts analysis of freight carriers, including, but not
limited to, freight damage claims, special delivery response,
discounts, and general service / performance.
Communicates with order entry, customer service, sales,
engineering, and production to facilitate shipping of product and
delivery of parts as scheduled. Includes the intuitive knowledge of
when it is critically necessary to inform other areas of any issues
that may affect shipments.
Requirements Include 3+ years of continuous, recent, full-time
logistics, transportation, or related field
Associates degree in Logistics or Supply Chain or equivalent
Demonstrated application of knowledge of transportation/freight
concepts, practices, and procedures. In-depth knowledge of
geography, freight carriers, customary rates, laws, and
regulations, including US Customs agencies.
Detailed oriented, self-motivated, and customer oriented. Solid
Experienced with MS Office with proficiency with Excel.
Full-time position, biweekly pay, employee friendly, 401(k)
participations, and paid time off. All applicants will receive
consideration for employment regardless of disability or protected
veteran status. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer!