Logistics Coordinator Job Description

Use this Logistics Coordinator job description template to advertise the open roles for free using Longlist.io. You can use this template as a starting point, modify the requirements according the needs of your organization or the client you are hiring for.
Logistics Coordinator

Logistics Coordinator responsibilities

  • Coordinating and monitoring supply chain operations
  • Ensuring premises, assets and communications are used effectively
  • Utilizing logistics IT to optimize shipping and transport procedures

Logistics Coordinator Job Description Template

Job Brief

We are looking for a competent Logistics Coordinator to oversee and facilitate the supply chain operations of our company. You will be the one to coordinate personnel and processes to achieve the effective distribution of goods.

A great asset for a Logistics Coordinator is their communication and negotiation skills. They are also well-versed in supply management principles and practices. The ideal candidate will have great record-keeping abilities and a customer-oriented approach.

The goal is to ensure the smooth operations of a variety of channels aiming for maximum efficiency.

Responsibilities

  • Coordinate and monitor supply chain operations
  • Ensure premises, assets and communication ways are used effectively
  • Utilize logistics IT to optimize procedures
  • Recruit and coordinate logistics staff (e.g. truck drivers) according to availabilities and requirements
  • Supervise orders and arrange stocking of raw materials and equipment to ensure they meet needs
  • Communicate with suppliers, retailers, customers etc. to achieve profitable deals and mutual satisfaction
  • Plan and track the shipment of final products according to customer requirements
  • Keep logs and records of warehouse stock, executed orders etc.
  • Prepare accurate reports for upper management

Requirements

  • Proven experience as logistics coordinator
  • Experience in customer service will be appreciated
  • Knowledge of laws, regulations and ISO requirements
  • Ability to work with little supervision and track multiple processes
  • Computer-savvy with a working knowledge of logistics software (ERP)
  • Outstanding organizational and coordination abilities
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • BSc/BA in business administration, supply chain management or relevant field

Logistics Coordinator Job Description Examples

Logistics Coordinator • Bass Pro Shops, Bass Pro Shops

POSITION SUMMARY:

The Logistics Coordinator tracks shipping fulfillment and ensures product movement to Bass Pro Shop’s and Cabela’s Distribution Centers in an effective and cost-efficient manner. By communicating directly with vendors, carriers, and internal customers, the coordinator serves to provide insight and resolve issues related to to shipping, visibility, and costing. The coordinator...

Read more
Logistics Coordinator (Experience Required) • Switzer Industries

Job Title: Logistics Manager

Reports To: Operations Manager...

Department: Operations

Direct Reports: Materials, Mold Staging and Storage Coordinator

FLSA Status: Exempt

Job Grade:

Summary:

The Logistics Manager insures the secure delivery of our products.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following and are not limited to:

· Coordinate the loading, shipping and delivery...

Read more
Logistics Coordinator • MGA Entertainment

Company Summary: MGA Entertainment, a consumer entertainment Products Company headquartered in Chatsworth, California, manufactures innovative lines of proprietary products for the toy and consumer electronics market. The company also licenses its IP in such areas as apparel, home décor, stationery, and sporting goods. The MGA family includes award-winning brands such as LOL Surprise, Little......

Read more
Logistics Coordinator • Knight - Swift Transportation

Accelerate your Career!• **Immediately Hiring...At Swift, our greatest asset is OUR PEOPLE! We strive to be the best and give our best every day. We are passionate about learning and cultivating an environment of safety, honesty and mutual respect. We are a family where everyone has a voice and plays an essential role in our overall success and the success of our drivers. Your voice and pers...

Read more