Logistics Kingwood Resume - Kingwood, TX
||Last Updated: Jul 31, 2012 @ 12:05pm
Seeking Job: Logistics
Position Desired: Logistics
East Community Dr. New Caney, TX () - firstname.lastname@example.org
With over years of successful, progressive experience, coupled with extensive training expertise and operational improvement leadership experience, I am currently seeking a new challenge.
To summarize my career: having worked in Logistics for years, I learned from the internship level up how to identify areas of weakness and create successful resolution programs. I have progressed to working directly with upper management on high priority and deadline sensitive projects. I have experience with dealing with customer service, often satisfying a disgruntled customer to exceed his/her expectations. Treating each customer with the VIP treatment only increases business. I possess nearly years of expertise in developing and deploying programs that resulted in streamlined operations through efficient scheduling, mid management duties, coordinating freight traffic globally, negotiate with freight carriers and freight forwarders, government compliance, account auditing and reconciling, as well as budget planning and forecasting.
My personal qualities underpin my success in this area. I am a solid leader, being people-oriented with the ability to build, motivate and manage highly productive teams on a nationwide level. As an effective
Organizer, I am adept at prioritizing and project management in pressurized situations. The skills and qualities have strongly impacted my success in working directly with Executive Management. I
also hold a reputation for diligent and highly determined service. As an individual, I am committed to the pursuit of highest standards of practice and improvements in Administrative and Operations.
I am now seeking a new challenge, where I can utilize my skills and talents in Operations Administration kind of position. My ambition is to launch my career without boundaries of success, and strive to become a strong asset to my employer. Possessing over years combined experience in customer relations, Inventory Control, Safety Team Coordinator, Logistics and Perishable Shipping and Receiving Clerk, I submit my resume with confidence and feel I easily meet your employment needs, and look forward to meeting with you to discuss further .
Thank you for your time in considering this application.
LONE STAR COLLEGE - Kingwood, Texas 2008 to Present
Currently in the Applied Science Program
(honor student, member of Student Government Association, and 2008 Academic Student of the Year)
Work History / Experience:
Freight traffic planning and execution global and domestically to meet deadlines.
Negotiate freight rates with freight carriers and freight forwarders.
Consolidate orders to maximize truck loads, to increase freight profits.
Planning and execute oversized shipments.
Decide the most economical equipment and routes to use to maximize profits.
Prepare customs paperwork for freight forwarder.
Plan and execute shipment movements from overseas mills to Port of Houston CIF or FOB.
Arrange shipments needs at the Port (striping of containers or Direct Discharge.
Operated a customized Inventory Software program that replaced SAP.
Organized and conducted Department and Team meetings.
Research products, and negotiate with vendors to meet customer expectations.
Maintain Inventory Control and meet inventory needs and compliance. Reconcile large
Coordinated Receiving and Shipping appointments to ensure safe and timely dock flow.
Create BOL, Packing Lists, and Weights calculations for all shipments.
Reconciled Reports daily to show department activity.
Motivate employees to ensure customer quality and to meet necessary deadlines.
Inspected received freight for damages, quality, and accuracy.
Correspond between Management and customers/vendors to ensure quality and accuracy.
Initiate cost effective business trading without compromising quality.
Author and approve professional correspondence to customers and vendors.
Oversee front-office operations and provide impeccable customer service.
Quote freight rates for Sales to bid on jobs.
Verify and approve invoices from vendors and freight companies.
Implement and maintained Logistics reports and records.
Coordinate with Vendor to ex-mill material on schedule.
Assist customers with meeting their deadlines and problem solving solutions.
Decrease freight cost by %.
Initiate and execute damage/loss claims with vendors and/or freight companies.
Report to Safety Director
Working with other Associates to ensure dock flow is done timely and safely
Verify Quality of products upon arrival
Safety Inspections of equipment and facility and Analyze for safety improvements
Do safety observation inspections of employees
Incident reports and investigations reporting OSHA Recordable Injuries
Assist Executive Management
Freight Contract Negotiations
Import and Domestic Shipments
Customer & Vendor Correspondence
Inventory Compliance and Control
Produce Shipping Documents
Allocate freight weights per shipment
Freight Traffic Scheduling
Freight Damage Claims
Custom Inventory Software
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Manage Employee Files
Investigate Work Accidents
Desired Compensation / Salary: