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Logistics Coordinator

Posting Start Date: Jun 24, 2022

Location: Ashland, VA, US

Company: Cascades

Your challenge!

The Bear Island Mill is the newest addition to the Cascades Containerboard Packaging lineup. This state-of-the-art facility will offer one of the lightest high end, 100% recycled linerboard and medium products on the market. The mill is actually under construction and start-up is scheduled in December 2022.

Role & Responsibilities

Reporting to the Logistics Supervisor, the responsibilities of the Logistics Coordinator are to:

•    Participate in the SAP implementation, by supporting the logistics team with the training of Material handlers, while adhering to the standard operating procedures and contributing to their continuous improvement.
•    Oversee and assist shipments process through our ERP system.
•    Day to day monitoring of Outbound shipment planning and throughput.
•    Collaborate with production operations, ensuring product availability and accuracy.
•    Frequent communication with corporate S&OP team as well as COE teams.
•    Tracking various logistics and department KPI’s.
•    Assist helping Material Handlers with day-to-day operation, IT issues, Shipment functions, etc.
•    Streamline communication between Outbound Material Handlers and office personnel, ensuring accuracy and efficiency
•    Fill in for Logistics Supervisor, when necessary and or directed.

Experiences and strengths

•    Minimum 2-3 years of experience in related Logistics Field
•    Professional diploma in logistics or equivalent
•    Prior experience and knowledge of Microsoft Office, with focus on Excel, Outlook, Power point
•    Strong communication skills, both verbal and written
•    Ability to work autonomously, with minimal supervision
•    Ability to manage several projects and tasks simultaneously. 
•    Ability to solve problems and prioritize daily tasks in a fast-paced environment.
•    Sound judgment for making appropriate decisions.
•    Rigour and agility to handle projects in accordance with their scope, budget and timelines.
•    Collaborative spirit needed to work closely with all team members.
•    Knowledge of SAP software or other ERP (an asset)

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