Transportation Logistics Coordinator at Kroger

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Employer: Kroger – Supply Chain/Logistics

Expires: 03/31/2020

Job Title: Transportation LogisticsCoordinatorDepartment: LOG ASPPosition Type: EmployeePosition Reports To: Transportation Center Supervisor, LogisticsPosition Supervises: N/APay Level: 14FLSA Status: Non-ExemptPosition Summary:Tender loads to carriers and ensure on-time delivery of product. Effectively communicate with various customers such as procurement, manufacturing, suppliers, shipping & receiving, carriers and the Kroger Distribution Centers. Role model and demonstrate the company’s core values of respect, honesty, integrity, diversity, inclusion and safety of others.Essential Job Functions:• Tender freight orders to preferred company carriers• Monitor inbound TMS systems to ensure carrier acceptance and rating of shipments• Assist Transportation Supervisor in procuring freight, identifying transportation requirements andmaking carrier selection.• Audit freight payment process for accuracy and timeliness through current freight payment systems.• Prepare financial performance reports weekly, at period end and quarter close related to Krogermanaged freight.• Communicate regularly with various customers such as procurement, manufacturing, suppliers,shipping & receiving, carriers and the Kroger Distribution Centers.• Plan and schedule fleet pickups at vendor locations.• Must be able to perform the essential functions of this position with or without reasonableaccommodation.Minimum Position Qualifications:• Strong computer skills with proficiency in Microsoft Office software programs (Word, Excel,PowerPoint).• Good listening, organizational, and time management skills.• Excellent oral and written communication skills.• Experience in handling and prioritizing multiple tasks.• Ability to work off scheduled hours inclusive of weekends, nights, and holidays