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Logistics Manager Valley Alabama

Kelly Services
Tyler, TX 75702


Kelly Services has an exciting DIRECT HIRE career opportunity for an experiences Logistics Manager in Valley, Alabama.

**Job Summary** : The Logistics Manager oversees and manages the organizations product supply chain. They are responsible for controlling the movement of materials needed for production into the manufacturing process and out to warehouses, distributors and others involved in getting the final product to the consumer. Must be able to manage inventory so that it is available when needed to restock distributor or retail warehouses while keeping transportation and warehousing costs low.

**Supervisory Responsibilities** : While Logistics Managers have a wide variety of responsibilities, some of their general duties involved in the process include:

+ Manage warehouse inventory and keep records of the inventory.

+ Communicate plans and align carrier capacity around daily production.

+ Select carriers for transportation and negotiate rates and contracts with carriers.

+ Respond to and resolve complaints and problems.

+ Lead / Manage small team of people.

+ Provide oversight for Inventory control accuracy in the plant and what is shipped from the plant.

+ Keep up-to-date on shipping carriers, routes and rates and any changes to them.

**Required Skills/Abilities** :

+ Excellent written and verbal communication skills.

+ System knowledge in ERP system and demonstrated comfort with excel.

+ Business intelligence software is a plus.

+ Good working knowledge of the consumer goods industry.

+ Creative thinking skills.

+ Excellent problem-solving skills.

+ Good time management skills.

+ Experience working with electronic data.

**Education and Experience** :

+ A bachelor s degree in business, logistics, operations engineering, supply chain management or similar degree areas.

+ Experience in the logistics field.

+ Industry certifications, while not required, are considered a plus.

+ Required 2 to 5 years of experience working in the logistics field.

+ Experience in working more than one area of logistics, such as warehousing or transportation, is a plus.

**Why Kelly** **** **?**

Youre looking to keep your career moving onward and upward, and were here to help you do just that. Our financial staffing experts will connect you with premier companies for opportunities where you can learn, grow, and thrive. Jobs that fit your skills and experience, and most importantly, fit right on your path of where you want to go in in your career. It all adds up.

**About Kelly** ****

At Kelly, were always thinking about whats next and advising job seekers on new ways of working to reach their full potential. In fact, were a leading advocate for temporary/nontraditional workstyles, because we believe they allow flexibility and tremendous growth opportunities that enable a better way to work and live (plus, did we mention we provide a ton of benefits ?). Connecting great people with great companies is what we do best, and our employment opportunities span a wide variety of workstyles, skill levels, and industries around the world.

Kelly is an equal opportunity employer committed to employing a diverse workforce and providing accommodations for people with disabilities in all parts of the hiring process as required under its Employment Accommodation Policy. Kelly will work with applicants to meet accommodation needs that are made known to Kelly in advance.
Posted: 2021-04-07 Expires: 2021-05-08

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Logistics Manager Valley Alabama

Kelly Services
Tyler, TX 75702

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