Logistics Specialist - Export - Downtown Chicago

Chicago Permanent USD70,000 - USD85,000
  • MUST have export experience
  • Downtown Chicago - Hybrid model - Rapidly growing organization

About Our Client

My client is a global manufacturer of food service equipment headquartered in Downtown Chicago. They are a rapidly growing organization that have sustained growth throughout COVID. This is a great company for someone that wants to work for a company that values their corporate culture and wants to grow employees from within.

Job Description

  • Manage 3PL warehouse relationships, including account management, price negotiation, and resolution of service challenges.
  • Manage new vendor's on boarding.
  • Coordinating EDI set up
  • Manage relationships with freight carriers negotiate pricing; arrange import/export/nationwide deliveries.
  • Conduct monthly scorecard reviews with 3PL operators to identify actions for improvement
  • Maintain logistics claims database and ensure claims resolution. Support internal shipping locations as needed for transportation and freight coordination back up, training and problem resolution.

MPI does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, marital status, or based on an individual's status in any group or class protected by applicable federal, state or local law. MPI encourages applications from minorities, women, the disabled, protected veterans and all other qualified applicants.

The Successful Applicant

  • 3-5 years of relevant experience
  • MUST have export experience
  • Bachelor Degree
  • Experience working with 3PL
  • Comfortable going into an office 4x a week to start

What's on Offer

  • Competitive Salary
  • Health Benefits
  • PTO
  • 401K
Clayton Hamilton
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Job summary

Procurement & Supply Chain
Sub Sector
Import / Export
Transport & Distribution
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Clayton Hamilton
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