Transportation Coordinator Vaughan 2158971

Vaughan, ON

POSITION SUMMARY

The Transportation Coordinator is responsible for transportation activity in order to streamline outbound scheduling, courier services, freight services, and other related transportation functions.

 KEY ACCOUNTABILITIES

  • Direct and coordinate daily transportation activities throughout the company’s network on a proactive basis by working with our dealers, carriers, and field teams to meet all company service and cost goals
  • Monitor and resolve any carrier performance issues
  • Provide monthly analysis related to performance measures and established KPI’s by carrier
  • Participate in the development of current and potential new carriers to meet customer requirements on timeliness, quality, pricing and ease of doing business
  • Maintain schedules, service levels and rates for customer service, carrier preferences and selection
  • Audit all freight invoices and work with Finance to ensure the accuracy of payments, accruals and GL coding
  • Analyze and track freight cost and provide reporting monthly or as required
  • Drive continuous process improvement through root cause analysis and develop improved operational and strategic approaches to issues and opportunities
  • Create and maintain appropriate transportation standard operating procedures
  • Analyze alternative transportation options and recommend the best solutions that balance cost reduction with same/better service
  • Participate in improvement efforts to increase service reliability, reduce transit time and/or decrease delivery cost
  • Other duties as assigned

 

REQUIRED COMPETENCIES

  • Minimum 3 years experience in distribution, logistics or supply chain management 
  • Degree/diploma in logistics/supply chain is considered an asset
  • Ability to provide clear and concise instructions
  • Strong attention to detail and problem solving skills
  • Must be team oriented and customer service focused
  • Solid organization, computer and time management skills
  • Excellent communication skills


What we can offer you:

  • Top industry Compensation
  • Great friendly work environment
  • Full Medical/Dental benefits
  • Advancement opportunities
  • Just a great place to work where you make a difference


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