Career Opportunities
at Legend Brands
Logistics Manager
Location: Burlington, WA
Company: Legend Brands
Type: Full Time
Posting ID: 2202
Posted: 9/7/2021
Position Summary
Legend Brands is hiring for a Logistics Manager at our Burlington WA facility. Plan, organize, direct, and evaluate the logistical operation that includes transportation carriers. provider performance, imports/exports, freight auditing and industry regulations.  Develop and execute in/outbound carrier strategy, balancing performance and cost.  The candidate will be a subject matter expert around transportation, imports/exports, and industry regulations.
Experience/Skills

• 5+ years’ experience in transportation operations with strategic responsibility for company results

• Strong knowledge of domestic transportation (small pack, LTL and FTL) is a must
• Strong knowledge of international logistics (Customs, Air, Ocean) is preferred
• Hazmat knowledge is preferred
• Intermediate to advanced computer experience in Word, Excel and ERP systems (Microsoft D365 a plus)
• Strong verbal and written communication skills to interact with internal and external customers

Certificates, Licenses, Registrations: APICS and Transportation certificates are desirable


Qualifications
• Create and maintain logistical policies and procedures
• Ensure compliance with transportation regulations
• Oversee establishment and utilization of Transportation Management System
• Control freight auditing and resolve any discrepancies
• Design and manage measurable provider scorecards
• Coordinate all Hazmat certifications for shipping groups
• Manage custom broker with Harmonized System (HS) classification
• Administer and record all claims files against carriers and freight forwarders
• Handle daily freight issues (returns, claims, trouble freight, tariff, customs)
• Knowledge of freight and transportation both domestically and internationally. Working knowledge of transportation methods and procedures including rate negotiations and freight claims
• Demonstrated ability to develop and implement logistical plan and strategies
• High level of responsibility and attention to detail


Education
• Bachelor’s degree preferred