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Logistics Manager

Flexicrew Technical Services (FTS) New Orleans ,LA
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

FTS is seeking a Logistics / Transportation Manager with experience in domestic and international ground, air, and ocean shipping of industrial machinery and parts housed in a central location (no multiple distributions centers). Qualified candidates' experience will come from first-party logistics roles. 

Duties/Responsibilities:

· Arranging air/ocean/road import shipments to include customs’ clearance, commercial invoicing and packing list requirements.

· Communicating with freight forwarders to obtain rate quotes and track/ trace air/ocean/road freight shipments

· Ensures the efficient running of the organization’s logistical operations.

· Ensuring product/equipment/tool/people delivery dates are met

· Coordinates transportation services including via truck, train, air, and sea, to provide efficient and timely transportation of goods and freight among facilities and to customers.

· Builds and maintains relationships with outside carriers and freight companies.

· Completes fulfillment shipments using cost-effective service providers such as less-than-truckload carriers and air-forwarders.

· Reviews financial reports, identifying and recommending ways to reduce transportation costs

· Participate in compliance, carrier performance, and cost comparison reviews.

· Performs other related duties as assigned.

Required Skills/Abilities:

· Excellent verbal and written communication skills.

· Excellent interpersonal and customer service skills.

· Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail with the proven ability to manage and coordinate a variety of shipments and shipping methods.

· Excellent time management skills with the proven ability to meet deadlines.

· Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.

· Strong supervisory and leadership skills.

· Proficient with or able to quickly learn software systems used for tracking and billing freight operations.

· Proficient with Microsoft Office Suite or related software.

Education and Experience:

· Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration, Logistics, preferred

· Minimum of 5 years of experience in a Transportation / Logistics Management role overseeing domestic and international shipping by way of ground, air, and ocean.

Physical Requirements:

· Prolonged periods of sitting at a desk and working on a computer.

· Must be able to lift up to 15 pounds at a time.

 

Company Description
Flexicrew Technical Services (FTS) is a leading provider of professional and technical talent placement services, including modified retained search, direct hire, contract-to-hire, short and long-term contract, and payroll services.

With talent acquisition resources available throughout the US, FTS serves a diverse cross-section of companies and employees who demand the personal attention of a local business, while valuing access to a wide range of career resources under one roof, including:

• Engineering and Design
• Program/ Project Management
• Estimating/Scheduling and Planning
• Quality Assurance /Quality Control
• Contract Administration
• Supply Chain Management
• Testing and Trials
• Information Technology
• Health, Safety & Environmental
• Human Resources
• Accounting/Finance
• Technical Sales/Business Development
• And more...

Our Core Values
We are a Relationship-Based Company
Growth & Retention are Imperative
People are our Greatest Asset

Flexicrew Technical Services (FTS)

Why Work Here?

Direct hire opportunity with an industry leading player. Great benefits and company culture!

Flexicrew Technical Services (FTS) is a leading provider of professional and technical talent placement services, including modified retained search, direct hire, contract-to-hire, short and long-term contract, and payroll services. With talent acquisition resources available throughout the US, FTS serves a diverse cross-section of companies and employees who demand the personal attention of a local business, while valuing access to a wide range of career resources under one roof, including: • Engineering and Design • Program/ Project Management • Estimating/Scheduling and Planning • Quality Assurance /Quality Control • Contract Administration • Supply Chain Management • Testing and Trials • Information Technology • Health, Safety & Environmental • Human Resources • Accounting/Finance • Technical Sales/Business Development • And more... Our Core Values We are a Relationship-Based Company Growth & Retention are Imperative People are our Greatest Asset

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New Orleans, LA
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