Logistics Manager in Norwood at ITW Test & Measurement and Equipment

Date Posted: 1/7/2020

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Norwood
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    1/7/2020

Job Description

Logistics Manager - Norwood, MA
 
Instron® is a global organization that designs, manufactures, sells and services materials testing systems.  Instron is a clear global leader in materials testing applications and its leadership in the marketplace is continually expanding.  You will find that our established strength, commitment to our core values and team focus provides an engaging work environment and offers exceptional opportunities for personal and career development.
 
The Opportunity
The Logistics Manager is responsible for working with the business to support global material transportation over road, air, and ocean ensuring that all import/export transactions comply with applicable federal and international regulations.  This role will have 8-9 direct reports which consists of shop floor and office staff.  
 
Requirements
Successful candidates should possess a bachelor’s degree with 10 years’ experience in logistics with at least 5 years in a leadership role.  Subject matter expert in all matters of global logistics and import/export compliance. 
 
  • Overall responsibility for the Division import/export compliance process, denied party screening, Export Administration Regulations, and export licensing. Full responsibility to train personnel and reinforce this process across the organization
  • Supervises shipment coordinator staff for all inbound and outbound international/domestic freight
  • Works with the business and finance teams to recognize revenue based on the contracted delivery terms with the customer
  • Responsible for all packaging and crating of capital systems and accessories to ensure that products arrive at customer destinations free of damage
  • Assist internal and external customers with claims resulting from shipping damage
  • Communicates effectively with all individuals from shop floor personnel to senior management
  • Maintains relationships with carriers, freight forwarders, Customs brokers, and other service providers to ensure adherence to established SOPs
  • Ability to recruit, train and develop employees to create a high performing team
  • Position requires a strong attention to detail and demonstrated reliability
  • Travel when necessary
     
Take this opportunity to join a successful and enthusiastic global team where you can make a significant impact immediately.  Enjoy a competitive salary and generous benefits that includes health, dental, life and LTD insurance, 401k (with match), and a 100% tuition reimbursement program.  Instron is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.  We employ, train, compensate and promote regardless of race, religion, color, national origin, sex, disability, age, veteran status, and other protected status as required by applicable law.