18 days old

Logistics and Warehouse Manager

Lummus Group
Savannah, GA 31408


Lummus Group is a family of companies which includes three lines of business:  Agriculture, Manufacturing and Intralogistics.  The Lummus Group vision is to be a leading entrepreneurial player in our lines of business in terms of size, global reach, game-changing offerings and assumption-busting innovations.


 


Lummus Group blends the best of both visionary thinking and ingenuity to push the boundaries of productivity for our customers. Our commitment to injecting radical re-thinking about what is possible is backed by generational wealth with a history of making long-haul investments.



 


Position Specifics


The Logistics and Warehouse Manager position located at our Coleman facility is a key role requiring an enthusiastic self-starter with strong organizational skills and ability to balance immediate/long term priorities while managing multiple tasks.  The Lummus Logistics and Warehouse Manager oversees the operations of all warehouses, including inventory and all shipping and receiving. This person will schedule and supervise other warehouse associates. The Logistics and Warehouse Manager processes invoices and shipping orders, while also maintaining warehouse inventory, including the day to day management of the warehouse operation, customer order fulfillment functions and associated processes/procedures. The Logistics and Warehouse Manager is responsible to develop and maintain a clear and scalable logistics strategy to support the growth of Lummus.


 


 


Essential Duties and Responsibilities


Effectively manages the day to day operation of the warehouse and team through the operational team leaders


Maintains receiving, warehousing, and distribution operations by initiating, coordinating, and enforcing program, operational, and personnel policies and procedures


Controls inventory levels by conducting physical counts; reconciling with data storage system


Completes warehouse operational requirements by scheduling and assigning employees, following up on work results


Manages all off site warehouses and is the primary liaison for those warehouses


Maintains physical condition of warehouse by planning and implementing new design layouts; inspecting equipment; issuing work orders for repair and requisitions for replacement


Maintains warehouse staff by recruiting, selecting, orienting, and training employees


Maintains warehouse staff job results by coaching, counseling, and disciplining employees, planning, monitoring, and appraising job results


Responsible for investigating stock discrepancies, including negatives, un-found and sold out, and reporting the information to relevant managers including Finance


Responsible for maintaining the stock levels and re-ordering general consumables as agreed


Ensure the warehouse is compliant with current Health and Safety regulations and that the warehouse team is trained appropriately


Assigning Harmonized Tariff Schedule (HTS), and/or Schedule B and ECCN classifications


Creating Bills of Lading (BOL) and shipping labels


Conducting internal audits to review import and export compliance


Managing shipments of in-house and vendor parts/assemblies


Any other reasonable duties as and when requested


 


Requirements



  • 4+ years of experience in logistics and trade compliance with increasing responsibilities, preferably in a manufacturing environment

  • Able to analyze data, extrapolate insights and communicate findings clearly and concisely to management

  • Excellent problem solving and judgment to drive issue resolution in a timely manner; develops alternative solutions

  • Experience with managing and expediting parts delivery to meet customer deadlines

  • Proven knowledge of industry standard logistics and trade compliance regulations, including Free Trade Agreements, CFR Title 19, ACE, HTS classification

  • Proficiency working with ERP systems

  • Proficient with MS Office suite - intermediate Excel skills

  • Bachelors degree from an accredited college/university highly preferred

  • Working with all modes of transport to include LTL, T/L, freight forwarders, and brokers

  • Up to 10% travel



 


 


Behavioral Traits



  • Ability to self-manage in a dynamic environment with minimal oversight

  • Strong sense of urgency and attention to detail

  • Excellent organization, communication, and follow-up skills

  • Ability to manage multiple priorities and operate efficiently despite frequent interruptions



 


 


Preferences



  • Practicing U.S. Customs Broker License

  • Certified in Logistics, Transportation, and Distribution (CLTD) offered by The Association for Operations Management (APICS)

  • Institute for Supply Management (ISM) C.P.M., CPSM or CPSM or The Association for Operations Management (APICS) CPIM, CSCP or CFPIM professional certifications

  • Experience with Infor Syteline MRP system

  • Bachelors degree in supply chain management, engineering, etc.



 



 


 


Equal Opportunity Employer

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Posted: 2021-03-25 Expires: 2021-04-24

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