Humera - Administrative and Professional Staffing

Transportation Coordinator

Bloomington, MN, United States
Contact For Rate
Apr 03, 2018
Apr 12, 2018
Job Type
Employment Status
Full Time
Humera is currently seeking a Transportation Coordinator for our client in Bloomington, MN. The transportation coordinator ensures the timely delivery of raw materials, components and finished goods while keeping costs to a minimum. This role is responsible for the management of the inbound transportation program. This is a long-term contract opportunity!

  • Handle inbound calls/emails from suppliers and plants
  • Route freight based on weight, origin, destination, required delivery date, cost
  • Select appropriate mode (method of how we ship Parcel, LTL, full truckload, etc.)
  • Handle Freight Bill payment and code invoices.
  • Arrange transportation for Full Truckload and Expedited Moves
  • Providing suppliers shipping instructions, arranging transportation as needed, following up with internal and external customer requests for tracking, proof of delivery, etc.
  • Ensuring that freight bills are allocated and approved in a timely manner through our third party freight payment company.
  • Contractor will not be responsible for setting up contracts and more advanced transportation responsibilities

  • 1-2 years professional experience in transportation/logistics related field.
  • Operational familiarity with all modes of domestic transportation such as parcel, LTL, Full Truckload, Intermodal and expedited.
  • Basic understanding of freight pricing/costing models and accounting principles.
  • Domestic experience needed only
  • Strong computer skills, ie. MS Office skills - Excel, Word & Outlook
  • ERP experience is helpful

8am-5pm, M-F

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