Logistics Analyst

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POST DATE 9/15/2016
END DATE 10/30/2016

Ajilon Professional Staffing Atlanta, GA

Company
Ajilon Professional Staffing
Job Classification
Full Time
Company Ref #
23049811.16640037
AJE Ref #
576184654
Location
Atlanta, GA
Job Type
Regular
Required Licenses/Certifications
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span Did I hear something....you enjoy working in a fast paced environment? You're looking to join a growing organization where you can be a part of your own career development? Wait, AND you have 2-5 years of experience working with freight forwarders & carriers, planning & routing freight, and negotiating with vendors?! Time for you to talk with Ajilon about our exciting logistics opportunities in Atlanta. br   br What you will be doing! br •Manage logistics process including route & planning freight and transportation of materials br •Utilize TMS internally and externally - must be SME! br •Negotiate and secure carriers to move customer freight with an eye to profitability and mutual satisfaction br •Track and schedule shipments from pickup to delivery according to customer requirements, and proactively alert customers in advance of possible delays while working to resolve issues br •Help to qualify new carriers br •Develop and secure new business prospects br •Develop constructive and cooperative working relationships with clients, carriers, and internal operational departments br • Manage the flow of orders and documentation using computer-based technology br •Contact carrier representatives to make arrangements and issue shipping instructions, delivery of materials, etc. br   br Do you have it what it takes? br •Bachelor's degree in Logistics, Supply Chain, Operations, or Business br •2-5 years of experience in the transportation industry, some brokerage experience required br •Working abilities in Microsoft Office applications and the ability to learn internal computer programs br •MercuryGate experience! br • Experience in customer service and problem resolution br •Excellent written and verbal communication skills br   br /span