Logistics Coordinator

 Alluvion, a Vaco company, is hiring for a Logistics Coordinator in Jacksonville, Florida.  This is a contract to hire role paying $19-$20/hour.

General Purpose:
The Logistics Coordinator performs a variety of transportation related functions.  The position coordinates carrier assignments and the movement of product to our customers in a fast-paced environment, with additional duties as assigned by the Sales Operations Manager.

Duties and Responsibilities:
• Submit customer freight data via email, Excel spreadsheets, and web portals
• Update internal freight management system to assign carriers to shipments
• Request and manage freight quotes
• Generate shipping labels for warehouse
• Save all documentation to server
• Handle "frustrated freight” issues – misshipments, reconsignments, etc.
• Field customer inquiry calls for logistics related questions

Qualification Requirements:
Education and Work Experience
• Associates Degree and logistics experience preferred

Knowledge and Skills
• Logistics education and/or experience
• Knowledge of different types of transportation services
• Familiarity of export documentation a plus
• Understanding of freight classes, measurement calculations, and tariffs
• Must be very detailed and accurate in data entry
• Ability to prioritize
Full time
Jacksonville, FL 32258, US