Safariland

  • Logistics Manager

    Job Locations US-FL-Jacksonville
    Posted Date 2 weeks ago(6/5/2018 1:33 PM)
    Job ID
    2018-2208
    # of Openings
    1
    Category
    Operations
    Employee Type
    FT - Regular Full-Time
    Position Level
    Mid-Senior level
  • Overview

    The landscape of Logistics is in a perpetual motion of change at this time. The Amazon effect to Blockchain, technology is having a huge impact in how goods are moved around the world. We are in need of a professional who is interested in helping a Legacy Global Manufacturing Company navigate the changes and eventually help modernize our logistics distribution network to better serve our customers.   If this fits into what you are looking for then I encourage you to apply.  

     

    Together, We Save Lives, is much more than statement, it is a creed we live by.

     

    This position will provide functional insight and data analysis on logistics operations and spend required to support all business needs at all levels within the procurement, customer service, operations, supply chain, and sales divisions. Effective communication with internal and external stakeholders along with operational support teams across the business is key to success in this role.  Will work closely with internal departments such as, Purchasing, Supply Chain, Plant managers, Sales leadership, Finance, Product managers, and externally with our vendor partners.

    Responsibilities

    • Ability to work with little supervision and manage multiple activities and projects
    • Good communication skills and working with groups within the organization
    • Understanding of different freight modes, such as, air, expedited, ground, LTL, FTL, ocean, intermodal
    • Knowledge of general ledger and freight charge allocations.
    • General understanding of freight audit and payment processing.
    • Able to analyze data and identify problem areas for future resolution
    • Work with internal stakeholders to control costs and establish/modify necessary processes
    • Analyze data and internally report KPI’s for carrier cost & service.
    • Develop report cards for logistics service providers
    • Monitor carrier compliance on outbound/inbound routing
    • Understanding of import/export regulations

    Qualifications

    • Proficient in the use of Outlook, Word, Excel, PowerPoint
    • Microsoft Dynamics or other ERP or Logistics Software a Plus
    • Must have strong interpersonal and communication skills

    Education

    • Bachelor’s degree required (BA or BS)

     

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