Logistics Lead

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Location
Fargo, North Dakota
Industry
Warehousing & Distribution (Transportation and Material Moving Occupations)
Job Type
Full-Time
Working Hours
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Salary
US$ 43,000 - US$ 48,000 per year
Ref. Number
S_67464
Contact
Mike Smith, Spherion
Phone
701-412-2914
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Job Description

Spherion Staffing is interviewing for the position of Logistics Lead. The Logistics Lead will work directly with customers and vendors to book loads, negotiate rates, ensure timely pickup and delivery, enforce safety compliance and maintain relationships.
The Lead logistics should have the ability to work independently and coach and mentor the other members of the team.

Qualified applicants must have a minimum 5 years brokerage experience in the areas of (trucking, distribution, storage, warehousing) and 2 years team leadership experience.


Salary $43-48k/year DOE
Direct Hire Opportunity

Responsibilities:

- Maintain business with contractual customers to ensure their specific requirements are understood and complied with
- Coordinate all contractually obligated shipments via an established carrier base to ensure adequate capacity to meet customer demands
- Actively monitor all shipments to ensure safe and timely delivery
- Investigate and resolve all shipment related issues in an efficient manner
- Act as a liaison between customers and transportation providers
- Provide outstanding customer service by handling and responding to all customer inquiries in a professional manner throughout the shipping/delivery process
- Demonstrate conflict resolution skills
- Serve as the back-up person for the Logistics Manager by providing support and leadership for the team and customers in their absence

Responsibilities:
See above

Working hours: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Skills:
Requirements:
-High school diploma or equivalent required
-Must have a minimum 5 years brokerage experience in the areas of (trucking, distribution, storage, warehousing)
-Minimum 2 years team leadership experience
-Strong communication and excellent customer service skills.
-Must be proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook
-Drug screen and background check required

Education:
High School

Experience:
4-7 years

Qualifications:
See above


To be considered, please apply online at www.spherion.com/apply
If you have any questions please contact Michael Smith at 701-412-2914

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. 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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