Logistics Coordinator

Lakeside Foods, Incorporated
Job Description
GENERAL SUMMARY:
Direct and coordinate the daily shipments of products and materials with Lakeside approved carriers for both inbound and outbound freight flows, across multiple Lakeside locations.   As well as assist in:  maintaining Lakeside TMS system parameters, Resolve OS&D and Claims, updating logistics KPIs,  freight quote/shipment status communications,  pallet programs, customer programs.
  
PRINCIPLE DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
  • Daily coordination of Lakeside’s Logistics and Distribution programs and shipments, for our canned and frozen business, including inbound, outbound, and interplant shipments.
  • Coordinate, monitor, and update TMS to ensure that logistic route guides are being followed to ensure best cost/service for Lakeside and its customers
  • Assist with evaluation/reporting of carrier performance and KPIs to ensure, on time and damage free deliveries, to Lakeside plants, warehouses and our customers
  • Administer and Resolve all OS&D situations and returns.File all freight claims when appropriate; follow up on final dispositions and collection of funds from carriers/warehouses.
  • Act as liaison between Lakeside carriers, sales, warehouses, and customers regarding the efficient and effective movement of product to our customers receiving points, interplant movements, and movement to outside storage.
  • Assist Group Logistics Manager to implement and manage logistics systems in the following platforms (ERP, TMS, Excel sheets, price/quoting sheets, track and trace, EDI interfaces) that touch information flows with Sales, Customer Service, Administration, Operations, and Warehousing.
  • Coordinate/ manage all pallet, tote, or returnable packaging programs
  • Assist in development and reporting of any current or new logistic KPIs
  • Assist in the audit of freight differential accounts
 
  • Two-year Material’s Management Degree or a combination of both a two-year degree and a minimum of three to five years inventory control experience.
  • Three to five years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
Lakeside Foods offers a competitive pay and benefits package.  If interested, please send or e-mail resume and salary requirements, in confidence to:
 
Lakeside Foods, Inc.
Attn:  HR Administrator
808 Hamilton St
P.O. Box 1327
Manitowoc, WI  54220
or e-mail: lakeside@lakesidefoods.com
 
An Equal Opportunity Employer

 
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