Logistics Manager | Careers at Anchor Glass

Logistics Manager

Position Summary

Elmira, NY

Responsible for the coordination of all finished goods shipments and inbound/outbound movement of raw materials and pallets. Responsibilities include the providing leadership to warehouse team, striving to keep warehouse cost low, timely transportation of raw materials and/or finished goods, vendor selection, negotiation, distribution of supplies as needed and inventory control.

Responsibilities & Roles

  • Directs and oversees daily logistics activities; establishes priorities and addresses issues in a timely manner and manage warehouse operating cost effectively.
  • Schedules carriers to pick up and deliver finished goods based on releases from customers or sales.
  • Coordinate all inbound or outbound material movement to include LTL air shipments.
  • Coordinate activities to resolve customer delivery problems.
  • Prepare paperwork and data related to bill of ladings, shipment logs, etc.
  • Coordinate interplant transfers and returned ware shipments.
  • Establish control programs to measure and reduce inventory losses.
  • Ensure the accuracy and integrity or inventory/record keeping systems.
  • Direct and coordinate the proper utilization/planning, repair and preventative maintenance of all mobile equipment.
  • Communicate with Sales Service Reps, Customers and Sales.
  • Plan or implement improvements to internal or external logistics systems or processes.
  • Partner with cross functional teams to support and drive companywide initiatives.
  • Conduct, analyze, and present weekly data-driven performance KPIs.

Employee Qualifications

  • 5-7 years supervisor experience in warehousing/shipping operation.
  • Results driven, strong management skills, analytical, critical thinking, strong communication skills, project and change management experience
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office products Excel, Word, PowerPoint, JDE and Lotus Notes.
  • Experience working with Warehouse Management System
  • Any offer is contingent upon satisfactory completion of a background check and a pre-employment drug test.

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