Logistics Manager

Our client is a privately owned company that has been in business for over 45 years. As a leader in the premium wholesale “blanks” apparel industry, they have distribution centers across the United States and average roughly 3 million units sold per month. They are mill-direct, having exclusive partnerships with several overseas factories which allows them to have an extremely efficient operation with low turnaround time.

Main Responsibilities:

  • Collaborates with production team and overseas offices to determine best practice in freight consolidation
  • Directs and coordinates global supply chain functions through strategy, routes, resource optimization, and profitability maximization
  • Liaise with overseas vendors and transportation partners to determine ideal scheduling and timelines
  • Works with freight forwards and transportation companies to set best route and rate (reviews and approves all freight terms and assist in agreements)
  • Analyze data from shipping and delivering process to find bottlenecks and other challenges
  • Evaluate and report on logistics activities to leadership
  • Working with inventory control, inbound and receiving departments to maintain system synchronization between WMS and ERP system
  • Working with domestic freight companies and lead in price negotiations
  • Manages and coordinates intercompany transfers
  • Resolve issues that come up in the international and domestic logistics
  • Communicate and negotiate with logistics companies to balance cost and delivery time
  • Communicate with operations, sales, and customer service to ensure any supply chain delays, trends, or challenges are brought to their attention to maximize customer satisfaction

Secondary Responsibilities:

  • Ensure proper dates and cleanup of Purchase Orders in ERP
  • Create reports for better visibility of product flow to sales team
  • Create reports for better visibility of container flow to warehouses
  • PO Accuracy assurance and assisting with vendor procurement

Characteristics:

  • Organized, analytical, and self-motivated
  • Thrives in high tempo environment
  • Team and solutions oriented
  • Takes initiative and seeks growth
  • Flexibility to take on various tasks, small and big

All Candidates must be able to provide work related references.

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Rush & Company is a full service Executive Search Firm that specializes in the Soft Goods industry.

Included in this industry are the apparel, home furnishings and industrial markets. We work in the fiber, fabric and fashion industry with clients and candidates located all over the world.

All candidates must be able to provide work related references.

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