International Logistics Coordinator - Atlanta, GA

Atlanta | Georgia | United States

About WestRock (NYSE: WRK) partners with our customers to provide differentiated paper and packaging solutions that help them win in the marketplace. WestRock’s 45,000 team members support customers around the world from more than 300 operating and business locations spanning North America, South America, Europe, Asia and Australia. Learn more at www.westrock.com.

International Logistics Coordinator - Atlanta, GA


1000 Abernathy Rd, NE
Atlanta, Georgia, 30328
United States

We are looking for an International Logistics Coordinator on will provide effective coordination and execution of reservation/booking arrangements of international/export shipments. 

PRIMARY JOB RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Responsible for the daily execution of ocean carrier reservations/bookings for selected facilities, $20 MM in annual logistics spend
  • Responsible for achieving all fiscal year financial and performance goals and objectives
  • Responsible for weekly service metric review; including cost, logistics services, and documents on-time
  • Ensure ocean carrier timely receipt and response of bookings
  • Analyze information and evaluate results to choose the best logistics solution to service customer needs
  • Partner directly with freight forwarder to ensure documentation is completed on-time
  • Communicate frequently with internal/external customers and carriers
  • Identify and execute continuous improvement opportunities
  • Maintain international/export ISO compliance

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Bachelor’s degree from a four-year college or university
  • 1-2 years related Logistics experience (International/Export industry knowledge and terminology preferred)
  • Transportation Management System ideal (Manhattan, SAP, and/or Oracle Transportation Management System a plus)
  • Strong communication and analytical skills with the ability to quickly analyze problem situations and make fact based decisions
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office; expertise in Excel, Word, and PowerPoint
  • Must possess strong analytical skills
  • Strong problem solving, decision making, critical thinking, and negotiations skills
  • Ability to set priorities, achieve deadlines, and manage multiple tasks at the same time
  • Accuracy and attention to detail
  • Task oriented with strong organizational and time management skills
  • Thorough understanding of transportation modes and solutions
  • Up to 5-10% travel

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WestRock Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to creating and maintaining a diverse workforce: Minorities/Females/ Disabled/Veterans.

 

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