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Shipping and Logistics | Import and Export

Athens, GA 30606

Posted: 08/16/2022 Employment Type: Direct Hire/Perm Job Category: Project Controls Job Number: 430753 Is job remote?: No Country: United States

Job Description


Objectives of this Role
  • Ensure the warehouse operates at peak efficiency, with customer satisfaction being the primary goal, by supervising, organizing, monitoring, and managing operation goals
  • Develop warehouse operations systems by determining product handling and storage requirements, equipment utilization, inventory management, and shipping
  • Solve day-to-day operational issues and reach short- and long-term performance goals
  • Oversee daily operations while controlling and managing inventory and logistics
  • Review and prepare workflow, manning and space requirements, equipment layout, and action plans while ensuring productivity, quality, and customer service standards are met.
  • Maintain a safe and healthy work environment by establishing, following, and enforcing standards and procedures and complying with legal regulations

Daily and Monthly Responsibilities
  • Supervise daily activities of the warehouse, including inventory control, space management, logistics, floor productivity, shipping, and customer service
  • Inspect equipment, tools, and machinery regularly, and oversee general maintenance as needed
  • Meet regularly with third party warehouse teams to review, analyze, and develop actionable plans for productivity and loss prevention
  • Oversee and manage logistics utilized to transport products from international manufacturers to BSP warehouses and on to customers, communicating with drivers and air/sea shipping partners to ensure efficient delivery of packages & products
  • Prepare and pack products for pick-up and shipment

Skills and Qualifications
  • High school diploma or GED
  • 3+ years experience in a warehouse lead role
  • Proficient knowledge of warehouse procedure and policy the use of a zero-turn forklift
  • Highly experienced using Microsoft Office Suite (especially Microsoft Excel)
  • Excellent problem-solving skills and leadership qualities
  • Ability to work with all levels of company staff
  • Comfortable delivering frequent direct written and oral feedback
  • Experience in communicating with and managing

Preferred Qualifications
  • College degree in business, management, NOT necessary
  • logistics or something comparable
  • Experience with an SCM+ for warehouse management

Company Name: Behavioral Safety
Location: Athens Georgia USA
Title: Shipping and logistics | Import / Export
Salary: $47, 500.00 USD/year
Bill rate information: 25% permanent  fee
Anticipated start date: January 3rd 2022

Must haves:
> Winning attitude/team player
> Warehouse experience as well as desk experience analyzing logistics
> Transport experience a solid nice to have
*Note, excellent and fun company culture with a hands off management  style*
Objectives of this Role
  • Ensure the warehouse operates at peak efficiency, with customer satisfaction being the primary goal, by supervising, organizing, monitoring, and managing operation goals
  • Develop warehouse operations systems by determining product handling and storage requirements, equipment utilization, inventory management, and shipping
  • Solve day-to-day operational issues and reach short- and long-term performance goals
  • Oversee daily operations while controlling and managing inventory and logistics
  • Review and prepare workflow, manning and space requirements, equipment layout, and action plans while ensuring productivity, quality, and customer service standards are met.
  • Maintain a safe and healthy work environment by establishing, following, and enforcing standards and procedures and complying with legal regulations

Daily and Monthly Responsibilities
  • Supervise daily activities of the warehouse, including inventory control, space management, logistics, floor productivity, shipping, and customer service
  • Inspect equipment, tools, and machinery regularly, and oversee general maintenance as needed
  • Meet regularly with third party warehouse teams to review, analyze, and develop actionable plans for productivity and loss prevention
  • Oversee and manage logistics utilized to transport products from international manufacturers to BSP warehouses and on to customers, communicating with drivers and air/sea shipping partners to ensure efficient delivery of packages & products
  • Prepare and pack products for pick-up and shipment

Skills and Qualifications
  • High school diploma or GED
  • 3+ years experience in a warehouse lead role
  • Proficient knowledge of warehouse procedure and policy the use of a zero-turn forklift
  • Highly experienced using Microsoft Office Suite (especially Microsoft Excel)
  • Excellent problem-solving skills and leadership qualities
  • Ability to work with all levels of company staff
  • Comfortable delivering frequent direct written and oral feedback
  • Experience in communicating with and managing

Preferred Qualifications
  • College degree in business, management, NOT necessary
  • logistics or something comparable
  • Experience with an SCM+ for warehouse management
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