Logistics Coordinator Truck Traffic-Decatur, IL
For more than a century, the people of Archer Daniels Midland Company (NYSE: ADM) have transformed crops into products that serve the vital needs of a growing world. Today, we?re one of the world?s largest agricultural processors and food ingredient providers, with approximately 40,000 employees serving customers in hundreds of countries. With a global value chain that includes approximately 450 crop procurement locations, more than 330 food and feed ingredient manufacturing facilities, 62 innovation centers and the world?s premier crop transportation network, we connect the harvest to the home, making products for food, animal feed, industrial and energy uses. Learn more at www.adm.com. Logistics Coordinator Truck Traffic ? Decatur, ILThis is an exempt level position. Position Summary:The position is responsible for arranging the movement of freight from ADM plants and distribution centers to our broad customer base. This position will work to secure truck capacity that can handle our freight needs in a cost effective and efficient manner. This position will act as the liaison between the ADM divisions and our truckload and LTL carriers. Job Responsibilities: Maintain working relationships with contracted carriersWork with Carrier Development person to bring on and develop new carriersParticipate in divisional meetings as needed to maintain a working relationshipWork with rate clerk to ensure ADM sell rates are accurately maintainedQuote rates to divisional Customer Service and Sales PersonsMonitor daily reports and ensure that all freight for assigned locations is covered by the requested ship dateTrack posted loads on web and work to cover freight at the lowest costWork with Customer service coordinator to track and trace freightParticipate in carrier meetings as neededParticipate in carrier scorecard discussionsWork to combine LTL shipments into truckload shipments to reduce costCreate personal development plan and work with supervisor to implementCreate individual goals and objectives and report progressWork with FA clerks to ensure carrier freight bill discrepancies are handled efficientlyReview pricing between modes and work with divisions to ensure that freight is moving on the correct modeTrack and report cost savings versus established benchmarksJob Requirements: Strong organizational skills and attention to detailStrong communication skillsGood internal customer focus and the ability to build relationships internallyAbility to work alone or in a team environment, with various types of peopleBachelor?s degree is preferred This position offers a complete benefit package, including 401K/ESOP, pension, health, life and dental insurance. ADM requires the successful completion of applicable pre-employment drug screen, medical questionnaire and a background check.
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