Overview

Studio 639 Shipping and Receiving/Traffic Coordinator Full Time in Toronto, ON

Studio 639

Branch Toronto ON CA

Position:
Shipping and Receiving/Traffic Coordinator
Location:
Toronto, ON

Logistics and Shipping:. Request quotes, negotiate rates & book carriers for shipments as required, copying appropriate personnel….

Company Overview:

We are an expanding Canadian Design Firm with a passion for fashion and innovation. Located in Toronto, our focus is on ladies active and lifestyle apparel that is trend driven and functional. Our goal is to bring accessible luxury to the Active Lifestyle industry. We are best known for our novelty jackets, our innovative base layer and our Canadiana look and feel.

Responsibilities will include:

  • Organize and coordinate pickups & deliveries for all sales in conjunction with Sales Department
  • Request quotes, negotiate rates & book carriers for shipments as required, copying appropriate personnel
  • Prepare proper documentation for all cross-border shipments
  • Plan and track shipments of finished goods according to customer requirements
  • Communicate with Custom Agents & Brokers and Warehouses for inbound and outbound shipments, special requirements, etc.
  • Communicate with Customers and Freight Carriers to ensure accurate and on-time deliveries
  • Analyze current freight costs and surcharges and explore alternatives
  • Recruit new carriers as required, ensuring compliance (if applicable) and ensure all required documentation is on file (e.g. contract signed, insurance cert, etc.)
  • Prepare accurate reports for Upper Management
  • Pick and Pack customer orders and ship with all paperwork by the due dates
  • Liase and communicate needs and dates with Production and Sales Team
  • Ensures all legislative requirements are met for the department including health & safety procedures
  • Data entry and reporting as needed
  • Managing inventory – tracking and communicating inventory levels
  • Must be able to complete customs documents for out going and incoming packages

Must be able to:

  • Live and demonstrate the company values
  • Demonstrate and exhibit high levels of professionalism with internal and external customers

Desirable skills:

  • Minimum 3 years’ experience in a managerial shipping/logistics role
  • Knowledge of warehouse and inventory management
  • Must have strong time management skills with emphasis on meeting deadlines
  • Highly energetic and assertive with strong leadership skills
  • Experience in leading and managing a team is an asset
  • Excellent, interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills
  • Quickbooks experience an asset, however; not a requirement
  • Work with a sense of urgency and capable of multi-tasking
  • Forklift certified

Job Type: Full-time

Required experience:

  • Logistics and Shipping: 3 years

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Employment Type: Full Time
Location: Toronto, ON, CA
Posted on: 2018-04-05
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