Shipping & Logistics Manager

Shipping & Logistics Manager

Job Description

The Shipping & Logistics Manager oversees a team who coordinates, prepares and ships products to support a large photography studio operation. This position reports to the Studio Manager and assures that product is received, managed and prepped to provide maximum efficiency throughout the photography process.

Responsibilities

The Shipping & Logistics Manager will:

  • Direct the day-to-day activities of the receiving and shipping teams.`
    • Receive, sort and ship merchandise from multiple clients
    • Prepare and track all products throughout the image capture process within the required timelines
  • Maintain accurate inventory for all products in the Snap36 studio
    • Organize, manage and maintain a common product storage area for multiple clients in a neat and orderly fashion
    • Distribute merchandise to photographers in an efficient and timely manner
    • Post image capture – process, repack and arrange for product return in the condition received
    • Identify priority items as necessary
  • Use good judgment to problem solve and make recommendations to improve the process
    • Identify workflow bottlenecks when handling merchandise and provide solutions
    • Facilitate a team-oriented environment that is focused on client needs and satisfaction
  • Train and coach personnel to ensure a well-coordinated shipping and receiving plan
    • Ensure the department is appropriately staffed
  • Manage the relationships with shipping partners (UPS, FedEx, etc.)
  • Support company safety, quality, and productivity initiatives

Requirements

  • Minimum educational level of Associate degree in a related field or 5 years of on the job experience managing a product logistics department
  • Must have a minimum of 2 years on the job experience managing multiple direct reports
  • Must be able to train employees, create and follow procedures, and exhibit the task management skills necessary to meet or exceed productivity requirements
  • Strict attention to detail with a high level of organizational skills
  • Very comfortable and willing to learn new technologies
  • A basic understanding or familiarity with photography is preferred
  • Proficient with MS Office applications using a Mac or PC operating system
  • Good verbal and written communication skills
  • Flexibility in work schedule based on client needs
  • Must have a valid driver’s license and a working vehicle
  • Must have the ability to lift 35 pounds regularly
  • Must have the ability to operate a forklift

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