Logistics Coordinator Job Description Sample

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Example job summary

A successful job summary will provide applicants with a strong introduction to your company and the role. Use positive and active language that sums up the advertised role and your company. Include an exact location, or mention if the location is remote.

Example Logistics Coordinator job summary

Our cargo service company with international operations is seeking to hire a qualified logistics coordinator to be in charge of our chain supply activities and collaborate with our customer service department. The ideal candidate is expected to handle and oversee all shipping chains and routes from dispatch to delivery and recruit logistic staff for the complete and prompt implementation of our company's logistic tasks. Part of your duties will involve answering customer queries and handling complaints, in collaboration with our customer service agents. Candidates with prior experience in logistic operations will be granted priority over the rest.

Logistics Coordinator responsibilities

This section should convey the most important duties for the role. Highlight any responsibilities that may be unique to the role or particularly interesting for potential applicants. It’s also beneficial to describe how the role fits into the larger organization.

Example Logistics Coordinator responsibilities

  • Coordinate and supervise supply chain procedures
  • Generate bills of lading promptly and accurately
  • Use company's IT logistic systems to keep track of and optimize logistic tasks
  • Hire and coordinate logistic employees
  • Check purchase orders and shipment materials before forwarding them to faculty members
  • Ensure the quality of all our logistic operations within the unit

Logistics Coordinator requirements

This section should list the essential qualities of an ideal candidate. Include previous work experience, education or achievements that would be beneficial. And list any preferred hard and soft skills.

Example Logistics Coordinator requirements

  • BSc or BA in logistics, supply chain management or similar field of study
  • Familiarity with ISO standards and logistic guidelines
  • Tech-savvy with fluency in ERP software
  • Past Inventory administration & maintenance experience will be consider a big plus
  • Ability to multitask and achieve deliverables with minimal supervision
  • Excellent customer service skills

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