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TRANSPORTATION / LOGISTICS COORDINATOR in Rogers, MN at Metal Sales Manufacturing Corporation

Date Posted: 8/9/2018

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Job Description

Summary:  

Metal Sales is the nation's largest manufacturer of metal roofing and building systems with 21 locations across America.  Our Rogers, MN branch has an opening on our Transportation Team for a Transportation Coordinator.

The Transportation Coordinator reports to the Transportation Manager and assists with the oversight and facilitation of the supply chain operations of the branch.  You will coordinate personnel and processes to achieve the effective distribution of Metal Sales product, most of which is also manufactured in the Rogers branch.  This position requires regular interaction with our valued customers; from responding to customer questions and complaints to notifying customers about delays in the delivery schedule.  Also required is frequent coordination with other departments, such as Customer Service and Production.  A successful Transportation Coordinator ensures the smooth operation of a variety of channels aiming for maximum efficiency.

You’ll be responsible for (but not limited to):

  • Accurately and timely providing freight scheduling and freight quotes.
  • Applying transportation policies and procedures and coordinating and monitoring truck routing operations.
  • Coordinating all freight movements with customers and service providers and providing customers with regular status updates.
  • Preparing the weekly shipment forecast, working to expedite orders when necessary, and regularly reviewing backlog with Transportation Manager.
  • Accurately and timely tracking and processing A/P and reviewing A/R monthly with Transportation Manager.
  • Regularly communicating with Drivers.

Job Requirements

The most qualified candidates will have:

  • At least 1 year experience in logistics and knowledge of transportation industry preferred
  • Ability to handle multiple assignments with problem solving skills
  • Strong communication skills; both verbal and written
  • Solid computer literacy, such as Microsoft Word / Excel, ability to learn new software programs, and accurate data entry skills
  • HS Diploma or equivalent required
  • Availability to work a flexible schedule, which may include holidays (as needed)

What we can offer you:

  • Challenging fast paced environment with a stable privately owned company
  • Career growth opportunities
  • Competitive base pay with quarterly incentive potential
  • Comprehensive benefits package including:
    • Medical, Dental, and Vision coverage (eligible after 90 days)
    • Paid time off (eligible immediately)
    • 401K (eligible immediately) with company match (eligible after 1 year of service)
    • Paid holidays (eligible immediately)
    • Wellness Program
  • And more!!!

We appreciate you reviewing our opportunity and look forward to receiving your resume!

Metal Sales Manufacturing Corporation is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE).  M | F | D | V

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