Logistics Specialist

Alliance Shippers Inc. - Cincinnati, OH (30+ days ago)3.3

Full-time

Alliance Shippers Inc., is one of North America’s largest privately owned providers of global logistics and transportation services. We are currently seeking a Logistics Specialist to join our team in Cincinnati, OH.

The individual must have excellent communication skills both written and verbal and be very comfortable with customer interaction.

Responsibilities:

  • Include system dispatching of drivers, tracking and tracing of shipments using vendor web portals, and heavy data entry.

Specialist Additional Duties:

  • Think, Communicate, Execute
  • Analyze service failures
  • Take pro-active steps aimed at the prevention of service failures
  • Initiate activities to facilitate process improvements
  • Identify and resolve performance issues

Education:

  • High school degree required; BA or Associate’s degree preferred

Experience:

  • Previous Intermodal experience preferred, not required.

Required Skill Sets:

  • High level of attention to detail
  • Strong time management skills
  • Critical thinking skills
  • Ability to multi-task at all times
  • Excellent communication skills both written and oral
  • High level of urgency and a strong desire to succeed

Desired Skills:

  • Familiarity with AS400 is a plus
  • Fluent in general business computer applications
  • Mature, self-confident and self-starting

The Company:

Alliance Shippers Inc. is one of North America’s largest privately owned providers of global logistics and transportation services. Through our regional and international sales and operating facilities strategically located in the U.S., Canada, and Mexico. Alliance Shippers Inc. offers customers worldwide a full-service/single-source team approach solution to The Perfect Shipment® in the following sectors:

  • Temperature Control
  • Highway Brokerage
  • Intermodal/Rail
  • International Air & Ocean
  • Customs Brokerage
  • Warehousing & Distribution
  • Alliance Critical Capacity

The Benefits:

  • Medical, Dental, and Vision Insurance, Prescription Drug Coverage
  • Health Care Spending Account
  • Disability and Life insurance
  • 401K Employee Plan
  • Paid Holidays and Vacation

No Agencies Please!

It is the policy of Alliance Shippers Inc. to provide equal employment opportunity (EEO) to all persons regardless of age, color, national origin, citizenship status, physical or mental disability, race, religion, creed, gender, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, genetic information, marital status, status with regard to public assistance, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law. In addition, Alliance Shippers Inc. will provide reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities.

For more information about Alliance Shippers Inc., please visit: www.alliance.com

Job Type: Full-time

Experience:

  • Intermodal: 2 years (Preferred)
  • Logistics: 2 years (Preferred)

Education:

  • High school or equivalent (Required)