Humera - Administrative and Professional Staffing

Transportation Coordinator

Location
Bloomington, MN, United States
Salary
Contact For Rate
Posted
Apr 03, 2018
Closes
Apr 12, 2018
Job Type
Employee
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!


Duties:
  • 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

Requirements:
  • 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

Schedule:
8am-5pm, M-F


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