Drayage Coordinator

Kelly Services Keeling, TN 2019-07-11

Job Description

Kelly Services has an immediate opening for a Drayage Coordinator. As a Drayage Coordinator your responsibilities will include:

  • Manage and execute ocean container booking pickups to meet customer commitments and with LDC colleagues and external suppliers:
o Dispatch container drayage pickups in a timely and cost effective manner aligned with drayage carrier capacity commitments, early return dates (ERD-s) and intermodal and port cutoffs.
o Ensure timely, accurate and complete data entry for container drayage orders into ATLAS.
o Monitor daily drayage carrier and ocean carrier store door pickup performance against ready date and update ATLAS where necessary with container, seal and load date when not automatically populating.
o Manage existing relationships with container drayage carriers and develop new ones to build out capacity.
o Negotiate drayage rates based upon market prices, demand and capacity in consultation with Manager.
o Review, approve and update drayage invoices where accrual does not match supplier invoice with Accounting.
  • Daily interaction with container drayage truckers on load challenges and problems that arise with respective LDC and dedicated warehouses; Inventory and Sales Management for non-LDC/dedicated warehouses and/or ocean carrier-s teams to ensure intermodal and port cutoffs are met.
  • Broader engagement in with the International Logistics team:
o Support day-to-day problem analysis and decision-making;
o Review physical flow set ups and opportunities to handle shipments more effectively;
o Help identify, develop, prioritize and implement process and systems improvements;
o Cross-train colleagues in container drayage and cross-train in other functions and roles;
o Model LDC corporate and DNA values and behaviors;
o Perform other duties as assigned.

For immediate consideration, please submit your resume to this posting.

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Kelly Services is an equal opportunity employer including, but not limited to, Minorities, Females, Individuals with Disabilities, Protected Veterans, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity and is committed to employing a diverse workforce. Equal Employment Opportunity is The Law.

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