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Logistics & Operations Specialist

Kelly Services
Evanston, IL 60201
**Logistics & Operations Specialist** 1 year assignment

**Location** Round Lake, IL

**Pay** $60k - $68k/annually

High level management of shipment for export from US and PR to anywhere in the world.

Handles all documentation for customs

Coordinate shipments with warehouse and carriers

Analytical skills, multiple systems, excel experience

Needs transportation experience

Need to be available to train onsite, and work onsite 1 day/week starting in January.


Responsible for coordinating the development of all shipments, including raw materials for manufacturing support, intermediates (WIP) and finished goods, with domestic and international transportation suppliers. In addition, responsible for the management and execution of all shipping documentation with an emphasis on adherence to U.S. export law to satisfy customer requirements of Baxter's international subsidiaries. Function also includes support activities such as data analysis, report generation, system maintenance and special projects

Essential Duties and Responsibilities.

1. Manage logistics pipeline between supplier and customer through manipulating and analyzing raw data from numerous sources.

2. Control logistics process and develop strategies to ensure timely delivery and customer satisfaction.

3. Examine effectiveness of strategies by weighing the trade off between speed of delivery and cost of transportation.

4. Educate and consult with customers to increase service, meet expectations, and encourage developing markets through open communications and by developing trusting relationships.

5. Initiate, lead and participate in cross-functional, cross-business initiatives.

6. Understand and enforce the compliance of departments such as: US department of Commerce, FDA, DOT as it pertains to the transportation of goods domestically and internationally.

7. Support continuous improvement initiatives.

8. Assists in the development of policies and procedures

9. Summarizes data for use in reports to business units

10. Analyzes data to provide support for special projects

11. Continuously audits internal systems to ensure compliance

12. Assemble information, analyze, verify, and make recommendations on corrective actions, as necessary

13. Produces and analyzes reports utilizing appropriate software. Summarizes pertinent data for review by management.


Ability to operate in the complex, international matrixed environment.

Requires strong leadership and teamwork skills

Project management experience and strong organizational skills

Excellent problem solving and analytical skills.

Excellent written and oral communication skills.

Strong PC computer skills (Word, Excel, etc).

Education and/or Experience.

BS in Operations/Logistics or similar degree; 0 - 3 years related experience.

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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: 2021-10-11 Expires: 2021-11-11

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