Isolatek International, the industry leader in the marketing and manufacturing of passive fire protection materials for the construction industry has an immediate opening for a full-time Logistics Manager in our Product Services Department at its corporate headquarters in Stanhope, NJ.
The Logistics Manager is responsible for managing the logistical planning, distribution, transferring, receiving and coordination of merchandise in and outside the Americas.
- Recruits, interviews, hires, and trains staff
- Supervises import/export specialist, as well as transportation staff
- Oversees the daily workflow, schedules, and assignments of direct reports
- Conducts performance evaluations that are timely and constructive
- Handles discipline and termination of employees in accordance with company policy
- Negotiates and secures contract with international and domestic transportation providers (containers & barges)
- Oversees the flow of goods for international and domestic traffic (trucks)
- Reviews best practices for continuous improvements and cost savings
- Produces regular reports and data on both internal and external current logistics state of affairs
- Maintains knowledge of best practices including the most efficient and cost-effective shipping methods
- In collaboration with other managers, develops and implements policies, procedures, goals, and objectives for transportation operations
- Maintains knowledge of regulations related to transportation including those related to hazardous shipments, employee safety and freight classifications
- Oversees the approval of freight invoices
- Performs other duties as assigned
Experience & Education:
5 years’ experience in Transportation, Distribution, or related field. Direct to steamship line experience required. Four-year college degree plus equivalent training and experience in transportation management.
Isolatek International offers an attractive compensation package, including 401(k) plan. To be considered, please send your letter of interest and resume in confidence to Isolatek International, 41 Furnace Street, Stanhope, NJ 07874. Relocation benefits are not offered. No phone calls please. No agencies please. EOE