Talascend is currently seeking a Logistics Specialist 2 for a contract position in Plano, TX.
Under the supervision and guidance of a manager, this position is responsible for the life cycle and logistics associated with products, including manufacturing, SEA warehouse tracking, customer delivery, and customer product returns and claims.
Proven experience communicating and working with multiple divisions (customer service, transportation, returns, etc.) to meet customer expectations.
Background and experience in key functions of the Supply Chain - including but not limited to Warehousing, Transportation, Reverse Logistics, Returns Management, and Customer Service.
Ability to create dynamic reporting to present to Senior Leadership for key measurable and performance tracking.
Ability to identify process improvements with attention to detail.
Prepare and file timely and accurate reports to management.
Various systems management (internal and external) to accomplish daily/weekly/monthly tasks.
Ability to proficiently manage multiple tasks/projects while staying organized in day to day activities.
Work directly with 3PLs to resolve customer complaints and issues.
Documenting and data collection for supporting departments/activities
Industry Experience in Supply Chain functions surrounding Consumer Deliveries, Builder Direct and Indirect Markets.
Experience in documenting and creating SOPs and Process Improvement initiatives identified.
Ability to make decisions based on cost and service drivers to better serve the organization
2+ years of experience in logistics and/or transportation.
Final Mile experience is a plus.
Knowledge of transportation systems including SAP and TMS.
Strong Excel proficiency and skills.
Ability to work well in teams and work with remote teammates.
May require working additional hours beyond normal schedule. Travel varies depending on position. Consistently demonstrates a commitment to policies and procedures, including but not limited to, attendance, confidentiality, conflict of interest, and ethical responsibilities.
Bachelor’s Degree required.
We thank all applicants for their interest. However, only those qualified individuals who closely meet the qualifications of the position will be contacted. The details of the position are only a summary, other duties may be assigned as necessary.
Background Check and Drug Screen may be required.
Talascend is an Equal Opportunity Employer that recruits and hires qualified candidates without regard to race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, disability, or veteran status.