Role details

Transportation Coordinator

Chicago   •   USD60,000 - USD70,000   •  Permanent

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About Our Client

Our client is an industry leader in shipping and freight. They have a strong presence across North America and are currently looking to add a Transportation Coordinator to their Chicagoland logistics team.

Job Description

  • Evaluate shipments, consolidate loads and select most cost effective method of delivery
  • Be the liaison between the transportation department and other internal departments
  • Coordinate and review daily routing for improvement opportunities
  • Work closely with vendors and carriers to adjust pickups and deliveries
  • Manage daily delivery programs and suggest updated carrier commitment levels
  • Ensure that the plan is in accordance with all company's strategies, goals, objectives and procedures while meeting its financial commitments

The Successful Applicant

The primary responsibilities of the Transportation Coordinator include:

  • Coordinate and review daily routing for improvement opportunities
  • Be the liaison between the transportation department and other internal departments
  • Ensure that the plan is in accordance with all company's strategies, goals, objectives and procedures while meeting its financial commitments
  • Manage daily delivery programs and suggest updated carrier commitment levels
  • Work closely with vendors and carriers to adjust pickups and deliveries
  • Evaluate shipments, consolidate loads and select most cost effective method of delivery
  • Maintain connection across the Logistics and Supply Chain teams

What's on Offer

If you are interested in this role please apply directly and all qualified candidates will be contacted. This role offers a competitive salary (target being around $65k) and bonus structure that is commensurate with current salary and experience.

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