Motivated Logistics Load Manager who successfully manages driver's daily work load at one Regional Distribution Center, 2 High Volume Distribution Center's and one Sam's Club facility.
Prioritizes the Inbound side of the business to maintain a high level of customer service.
Cuts cost and improves efficiency through effective management, strategic planning and streamlined operations.
Liaises with both internal and external customers to accomplish daily goals.
Determine priorities by researching and analyzing:
How many loads at each DC?
How many driver's at each DC?
How many Sam's loads?
Where are the backhaul's that need picked up first?
Plan, prioritize and dispatch driver's as cost effectively as possible while meeting all daily priorities.
Provide excellent communication to all internal and external customers.
Scheduled backhaul loads for Wal-Mart's private fleet. Communicated daily with customers regarding volume and service. Built strong relationships with high volume customers. Initiative was taken to ensure grocery loads were given the utmost attention and excellent customer service.
As a result of cross-training I gained experience in a variety of areas within Grocery Traffic. As a Rejections Analyst I was the liaison between the Customers and the Carriers. I was responsible for reconsigning rejected produce and communicating between both parties. As a Shipment Coordinator I negotiated rates and tendered loads to various carriers picking up in all states and going to thirteen Wal-Mart distribution centers on the East coast.
I was a truck driver from 1994 until September 2001. I drove for various companies during those years. Mostly as an over the road driver. J.B. Hunt was the last company I drove for. I was on their dedicated Wal-Mart fleet pulling centerpoint loads out of Bentonville, AR to Wal-Mart distribution centers throughout the country.
I will happily provide a list of the other companies I drove for if needed.
Entered data gathered on the effects of hazardous waste stored at various facilities on the environment.
Prepared various legal documents, phones and some dispatch involved.
Data entry, cashier, customer service, phones, fuel reports, scales, filing, various office duties.
Began in purchasing entering data. Ordered goods and services. Cross trained in shipping and receiving, and accounts receivable. I was also fork lift certified.
Sorted, counted, and packaged product and prepared for shipping. Data entry, phones and filing. This was a temporary position.
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