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Logistics Coordinator

Logistics Coordinator

Position Type 
Full Time
Requisition ID 
2017-7033
# of Openings 
1
Job Locations 
US-TX-Fort Worth
Posted Date 
12/21/2017

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Overview

Pier 1 Imports is looking for an International Logistics Coordinator to join our Supply Chain team. This person will be responsible for collaborating & managing data related issues with vendors and logistics partners including company agents and 3PLs.  The International Logistics Coordinator will work on the internal Supply Chain platform to ensure we have end-to-end Visibility.

The person in this role will have the responsibility of pro-actively scheduling meetings with vendors, carriers, agents and 3PLs along with internal Pier1 partners to periodically review data related issues and performance metrics.

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Collaborate with internal and external partners to resolve issues & drive improvements around:
    • Data transactions from Carriers & 3PLs
    • Filings with US Customs for timeliness & accuracy
    • Creation of reports & metrics
  • Manage Vendors & Agents' Systems issues & provide timely guidance to assist them in resolving EDI related errors for on-time completion of paperwork
  • Pro-actively identify opportunities to improve data quality from internal & external partners
  • Develop & maintain written documentation on current & future processes
  • Identify system issues and work with IT to get them resolved

Education & Experience

  • Four year college or equivalent work experience
  • 1-2 years of applicable logistics / supply chain experience
  • Working knowledge of MS Excel, Access & Power point
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • International & Domestic Transportation Documentation Management preferred
  • Knowledge of working with a Supply Chain system is a plus