We support one of our clients in the agri-food distribution sector in their search for a Logistics Coordinator. The position is located in Montreal.
The ideal candidate has experience in supply chain management such as compliance, customs, inventory management, demand and lead-time management and storage & transportation arrangements.
Your Day-to-Day :
Make sure we continue to fulfill the requirements to be compliant
Contract & negotiate rates with partners (warehouses & transport companies )
Exercise control over transport charges entered in the system
Create and receive purchase goods into the system
Coordinate instructions to different parties to dispatch merchandise to final destination
Communicate changes in orders to customers and rerouting if necessary
Maintain/answer a high volume of calls & emails
Communicate with accounting department for all questions pertaining to logistical charges
2 to 5+ years of logistics experience in the food or a perishables industry (fruits & vegetables, meat, flowers, etc).
Ability to work with little supervision and track multiple processes
A few hours of work during the weekend: answering calls, tracking shipments & keeping different parties informed of changes to the game plan
Working knowledge of logistics and inventory software
Comfortable working with excel