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Logistics Allocation Manager

Spherion
East Brunswick, NJ
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

Job Description

The Logistics Allocation Manager will report to the Senior Logistics Manager and will be responsible for managing a dynamic growing business of consumer products brands working with multiple retailers, our owned distribution center and multiple 3PL’s.  The ideal candidate will be the key liaison between the salespeople and the warehouse managing the workflow process for routing allocation, returns, shipping and routing.   

 

Responsibilities:

  • Proactively managing the order book fulfillment process, ensuring order releases are accurate, timely and delivered according to customer requirements

  • Monitoring allocation delays and risks related to order deliveries for your assigned accounts

  • Creating Ad hoc reports for stakeholders as required

  • Maintain and monitor open orders to ensure they are all shipped within the required ship window.

  • Develop an understanding of customer's requirements and take actions to ensure that such requirements are met.

  • Monitor WIP and in transit production to forecast any potential delivery problems.

  • Communicate with 3PL provider to ensure timely and accurate shipments to our customers.

  • Must be able to manage warehouse VAS. This would include ticketing, repacks, and pick/pack projects.

  • Create routing requests using retailer forms and TMS websites.

  • Ability to communicate with customers

  • Ability to communicate with Sales & Production teams.

  • Perform other duties as assigned.

 

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in logistics, procurement or business administration

  •  5+ years of relevant experience in Allocation/ Logistics role

  • Strong analytical skills with the ability to multitask

  • Strong oral and written communication, negotiation, and organizational skills

  • Detail oriented, with strong organizational capabilities.

  • Thrive in a fast-paced, team-oriented, and collaborative environment

  • Ability to build collaborative relationships across departments and divisions.

  • Knowledge of ERP Systems, AS 400 a plus.

  • Strong Excel skills well versed in V-look Up, X - look up, Pivot tables, etc.

Company Description
Spherion has helped thousands of people just like you find work happiness! Our experienced staff will listen carefully to your employment needs and then work diligently to match your skills and qualifications to the right job and company. Whether you're looking for temporary, temp-to-perm or direct hire opportunities, no one works harder for you than Spherion. EEO Employer: Race, Religion, Color, National Origin, Citizenship, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, Age, Disability, Ancestry, Veteran Status, Genetic Information, Service in the Uniformed Services or any other classification protected by law.

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Spherion has helped thousands of people just like you find work happiness! Our experienced staff will listen carefully to your employment needs and then work diligently to match your skills and qualifications to the right job and company. Whether you're looking for temporary, temp-to-perm or direct hire opportunities, no one works harder for you than Spherion. EEO Employer: Race, Religion, Color, National Origin, Citizenship, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, Age, Disability, Ancestry, Veteran Status, Genetic Information, Service in the Uniformed Services or any other classification protected by law.

Address

East Brunswick, NJ
USA

Industry

Transportation and Storage

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