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International Logistics Coordinator

Date: Jan 12, 2022

Location: Chicago, IL, US

Company: Leggett & Platt

 

Leggett & Platt, Incorporated is seeking to hire an International Logistics Coordinator at our downtown Chicago IL location.  This salaried position will be part of a strong Logistics team responsible for working with multiple areas of our global organization.  This position is one of a team of 5-6 coordinators that support our global supply chain solutions. The qualified individual should be detail oriented, possess excellent analytical skills and be able to multi-task.

 

Since 1883, Leggett & Platt (NYSE: LEG) has been creating a wide variety of innovative products that can be found in most homes, offices, and automobiles. Our 138-year-old company is comprised of 15 business units and 140 facilities located in 19 countries. We’re not just hiring; we’re building a better company. Learn more about what Leggett life is like here: lifeatleggett.com

 

What’s in it for you? 

 

Leggett & Platt offers an outstanding company culture that values integrity, promotes ownership and accountability, excellent vacation and paid-personal time, a comprehensive benefits package that includes medical, dental, vision, 401(k) with match, L&P stock plans, employee discounts, and more.  In addition, Leggett & Platt INC. offers many opportunities for advancement within the organization.

 

Primary Responsibilities

 

  • Communicate and work effectively with customers both internal and external, and other operational departments.
  • Ensure that quality assurance checks are completed and maintained on shipments.
  • Assist clients with product selection and pricing to improve transportation routes.
  • Monitor deliveries, ensuring customer satisfaction and maintaining accurate logs of all transportation and goods.
  • Preparation of logistics plans and schedules to support relevant operations of a project.
  • Execute shipments within Logistics systems according to operating procedures.
  • Maintain accuracy of system reports and send reports to customers weekly and upon request.
  • Coordinate and expedite shipments via expedite service or airfreight.
  • Accurate record keeping on full container shipments, along with LCL and AIR.
  • Identify problems or delays related to logistics and report in a timely manner.
  • Initiate, recommend or provide solutions through designated channels and verify the implementation of such solutions.

 

Requirements

 

  • Associates degree or equivalent experience in both import and export shipments.
  • Excellent organizational skills, as well as the ability to multi-task and prioritize.
  • Strong oral and written communication skills.
  • Self-motivated and detail oriented.
  • Strong computer skills with demonstrated strength in Excel.
  • Candidate must live in the Chicagoland area and be able to work remotely.

 

 

To be our next International Logistics Coordinator, apply at: careers.leggett.com.

 

You can also create a profile, view, and apply for other open jobs: careers.leggett.com 

 

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