Logistic/Shipping Supervisor


Job Description

Flex is the manufacturing partner of choice that helps a diverse customer base design and build products that improve the world. Through the collective strength of a global workforce across 30 countries and responsible, sustainable operations, Flex delivers technology innovation, supply chain, and manufacturing solutions to various industries and end markets. Create the extraordinatry: https://flex.com/careers

  • Industry: Electrical / Electronic Manufacturing
  • Type: Public Company
  • Headquarters: 2 Changi South Lane, Singapore, 486123
  • Company Size: 10,001+ employees
  • Website: flex.com


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Job Description

The Logistics Supervisor  will be based in Buffalo Grove, IL.  will plan, schedule, route in-bound and out-bound domestic and international shipments of freight using knowledge of postal regulations, tariffs and company policies.

We are looking for someone who demonstrates:

  • Intense collaboration
  • Passionate customer focus
  • Thoughtful, fast, disciplined execution
  • Tenacious commitment to continuous improvement
  • Relentless drive to win

Here is a glimpse of what you’ll do:

  • May direct others in expediting export correspondence, bid requests, and credit collections.
  • Arranges shipping details such as export licenses, customs declarations, and packing, shipping, and routing of product. Monitors export license and compliance.
  • Analyzes and recommends transportation and freight costs as well as appropriate routing and carriers to be used.
  • Provides cost effective, efficient and traceable movement of company products both in-bound and out-bound.
  • Expedites import-export arrangements and maintains current information on import-export tariffs, licenses, and restrictions.
  • Audits freight bills and prepares and negotiates claims
  • Interprets laws, rules and regulations regarding shipping and prepares applications for import/export control certifications and licenses.
  • Schedules company vehicles for service and normal maintenance checks and is responsible for ensuring that all are registered and have the proper insurance.
  • Ensures all drivers are qualified and have the proper licenses

Here is some of what you’ll need (required):

  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent related experience and training.
  • Typically requires 3 / 5 years of related experience.

Here are a few examples of what you’ll get for the great work you provide:

  • Full range of medical benefits, dental, vision
  • Life Insurance
  • Matching 401K
  • PTO
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Employee discounts at local retailers



Job Category

Global Procurement & Supply Chain


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