Logistics Coordinator

LP Building Products Nashville , TN 37201

Posted 1 week ago

Job Purpose

To coordinate the day-to-day logistics activities for inbound and outbound transportation; to coordinate payment, collections, and cost containment activities within the Logistics function; to coordinate and maintain off-site inventory activities to assure adherence to all policies and procedures; assist with Planning and maintenance of Risk Management policies

Key Responsibilities

Qualifications

Skills, knowledge, abilities:

  • Knowledge rail, and truck transport shipping environment

  • Basic knowledge of logistics and transportation principles

  • Strong written, verbal communication, and interpersonal skills

  • Knowledge of basic accounting principals

  • Demonstrated knowledge of Inventory Management methods

  • Ability to manage multiple priorities

  • Basic project management and prioritization skills

  • Demonstrated organizational, negotiation, and customer service skills

  • Ability to operate a computer and supporting software, including AS400

Education:

  • Associates degree in Business or related field desirable

Experience:

  • 2+ years' previous logistics transportation experience

  • Load planning or dispatching, customer service, and driver support experience

Or any equivalent combination of experience and training that demonstrates the ability to perform the key responsibilities of this position.

Work Environment

  • Office Environment

  • Occasional travel required

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Logistics Coordinator

LP Building Products