Do you have experience in the logistics world working in a team environment? Sandvik is looking for a Logistics Freight Administrator that has amazing communication skills in our fast-paced location in Romeoville, IL. You will work closely with various departments to ensure our inbound and outbound freight is moving and shaking! We are looking for a candidate who is organized, highly motivated, reliable and who understands and appreciates the importance of a team effort.
Main responsibilities Include:
Prepare documentation such as bills of lading, SLI’s, etc.
Obtain quotes for ad-hoc freight movements
Schedule shipments with carriers
Ensure all consignments are shipped in the most cost effective way and are in adherence with shipping guidelines
Provide customer support by communicating via email and over the phone
Ensures appropriate actions are taken to resolve shipping documentation issues
Maintain integrity of freight management systems
Work collaboratively with internal and external stakeholders
Identify opportunities for process improvement and coordinate ideas with departmental supervisor for possible implementation
Filing & Scanning Paperwork
May perform other duties and participate in other projects as required by the department.
Experience and Required Competencies
Previous experience in a transportation environment including domestic, import and export shipments
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Strong organizational skills and attention to detail
Excellent time management skills with a proven ability to meet deadlines
Proficient with Microsoft Office Suite or related software.
Experience in Warehouse/Distribution/Supply Chain. Excellent administrative and computer skills.
How to Apply
For immediate consideration, please apply online at http://www.sandvik.com/careers/ for the Freight Administrator position
Sandvik is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected Veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law. Any applicant who, because of a disability, needs accommodation or assistance in completing an application or at any time during the application process should contact Human Resources at email@example.com. Sandvik also provides reasonable accommodations to employees with disabilities consistent with its obligations under the law.
Deadline: Not set