Randstad Logistics Specialist in Sterling, Virginia

Logistics Specialist


Sterling, VA


US$ 15 - US$ 16 per hour

Date Posted:

Wednesday, September 28, 2016

Job Type:

Temp to Perm

Reference #:






Randstad USA Manufacturing & Logistics


Responsible for performing all aspects of the logistics/transportation operation. This includes domestic shipments by LTL, TL, small package, air and overall order management.

Job Description:

- Coordinate daily shipments

- Advanced Computer Skills, preferably with SAP inventory control computer systems software

- Establish and coordinate schedule with carrier and tender shipments

- 100% accuracy in data entry of shipments in OTM

- Track and trace all shipments

- Update and maintain the Transportation Management System databases

- Prepare and publish daily/weekly reports

- Review performance trends

- Proactively identify problems and swiftly implement the appropriate solution

- Answer and resolve questions when needed

- Confirm information with carriers

- Responsible for cost containment of shipment and Evaluate shipments, consolidate loads, select most cost effective method of delivery

- Review lanes on all orders and select most appropriate mode of transportation

- Other responsibilities include Carrier Management, including matrix reporting, verifying accuracy of invoices, bills of lading, shipping statements, and the achievement of key performance indicators

- Daily Communication with customer on relevant issues and resolution

- Perform review of Freight Bill Of Lading

- Provide assistance to staff across divisions of the Transportation Department

- Perform other duties as request or assigned

Working hours: 9AM-5PM


--Excellent communication and customer service skills

--Ability to work well in teams

--Forklift a plus

--Understanding of TSA guidelines

--Ability to handle fast-paced environment

--Ability to work irregular hours and overtime where required

--Professional demeanor

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