WestRock (NYSE: WRK) partners with our customers to provide differentiated paper and packaging solutions that help them win in the marketplace. WestRock’s 50,000 team members support customers around the world from more than 320 operating and business locations spanning North America, South America, Europe, Asia and Australia. Learn more at www.westrock.com.
Opportunity summary: As Shipping Receiving Coordinator you will be responsible for overseeing daily activities for shipping functions of all outgoing products to customers, managing all aspects of shipping and transferring product and materials, verifying and recording information on incoming and outgoing shipments, and providing leadership to shipping personnel.
How you will impact WestRock
•Schedule inbound and outbound loads/manage inbound and outbound shipments
•Maximize trailer utilization and efficiently use trailer pool to reduce costs
•Ensure subordinates work safely and contribute to a collaborative safety culture that drives results
•Communicate with various levels of management and departments to ensure that goals are accomplished
What you need to succeed:
•High school diploma or G.E.D. equivalent
•2 to 3 years of logistics/industrial/shipping experience a plus
•Demonstrated ability to prioritize and manage tasks effectively
•Focus on increasing customer satisfaction by ensuring obligations are met in timely manner
•Ability to recognize the importance of safety in the workplace, follow safety rules, utilize appropriate safety equipment and report unsafe conditions to the appropriate administrator
•Ability to establish and maintain cooperative working relationships with other managers, staff, and vendors
•Proficiency in computer skills including Microsoft Office- Excel, PowerPoint, Word
•Well-developed oral and written communication skills