Knoll Inc. Logistics Coordinator in East Greenville, Pennsylvania

Logistics Coordinator

Tracking Code 1613-056

Job Description

COMPANY OVERVIEW

Knoll is a constellation of design-driven brands and people, working together with our clients to create inspired modern interiors. Since 1938, we’ve been thinking about how people interact with their environments, and how their environments impact what they do. Our strength in office systems, seating, furniture, textiles, leather, architectural accessories allows us to compose integrated solutions from products and services that naturally work together.

To learn more, visit www.knoll.com at http://www.knoll.com/

POSITION PROFILE

This position, reporting to the Manager of International Trade & Logistics Strategy, is responsible for supporting the daily operations of domestic inbound raw materials and supplier finished goods. This position will require an understanding of supply chain operations. Tactical activities include, but are not limited to: shipment scheduling, load planning, confirming delivery appointments, shipment tracking, shipment routing, and other support activities as assigned.

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS

  • Coordinate and maintain inbound delivery schedule between suppliers and destination

  • Manage shipment exceptions to resolution and track carrier delivery performance

  • Schedule and coordinate pickups from external vendors and Knoll warehouses

  • Prepare manual shipment paperwork including customs documentation, bill of ladings, and small parcel labels

  • Audit and review freight invoices for accuracy and reporting

  • Maintain current rate tables and routing guides

  • Assist in gathering documentation needed for shipment

  • Ability to support Logistics strategic vision for the future, including development of future Oracle/system modules and new supplier and carrier onboarding activities

MARGINAL JOB FUNCTIONS

Challenge status quo; explore new technologies, processes and ways of doing business. Integrate and develop new or visionary direction towards objectives. Responsible for driving a customer focused culture.

Perform other duties as necessary in support of business objectives.

Required Skills

  • Excellent Organization skills

  • Self-starter

  • Detail oriented

  • Urgency and follow through

  • Communication (written & verbal)

  • Problem solving and analytical

  • Proficiency in Microsoft suite of products (Excel, Powerpoint, Word, Access)

Required Experience

  • BS/BA Degree or equivalent experience

  • Industry Experience : 2-5 years of Logistics/Transportation experience. Experience in international shipping and dispatch as a plus.

Job Location East Greenville, Pennsylvania, United States

Position Type Full-Time/Regular

We are an equal opportunity employer.

This contractor and subcontractor shall abide by the requirements of 41 CFR §§ 60-1.4(a), 60-300.5(a) and 60-741.5(a). These regulations prohibit discrimination against qualified individuals based on their status as protected veterans or individuals with disabilities, and prohibit discrimination against all individuals based on their race, color, religion, sex, or national origin. Moreover, these regulations require that covered prime contractors and subcontractors take affirmative action to employ and advance in employment individuals without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, protected veteran status or disability.