This position is responsible for department operations, employee supervision and the accurate shipment of product to customers both internationally and domestically.
Recommends and assists in implementing operating procedures and promotes continual improvement within the department.
Maintains working relationships with transportation representatives, vendors and suppliers to ensure cost control and competitiveness.
Ensures that daily goals are met and sustained daily/weekly/monthly.
Ensures that all manufactured products and raw materials are effectively managed to meet all US and foreign government export laws and regulations; Ensures accuracy and proper retention of all export documentation; Manages company’s compliance with applicable US and foreign export regulations.
Must have demonstrated ability to get the job done, motivate employees, communicate effectively and thrive in a fast paced environment.
Considerable judgment to work independently toward resolutions and devise new and modify existing methods, techniques and procedures to meet production requirements.
Will set a clear direction of individual and team accountability and ownership.
Position requires working effectively will other direct/indirect departments.
Evaluate and take corrective action when necessary with regard to personnel.
Educate and train personnel in relation to their job functions, as well as housekeeping practices.
Perform other duties as assigned.
Education and Training Requirements:
Minimum of B.S. is preferred with 2 years of progressive supervisory experience or demonstrated supervisory skills required in a manufacturing environment. Proficient in Microsoft Office products and MRP/ERP systems. Knowledge of and experience with all shipping functions, foreign and domestic, including domestic air bills, international commercial invoices and letters of instruction required. Internet research abilities required. Strong organizational and time management skills. Ability to work well under pressure and juggle multiple and changing deadlines in a fast paced environment.