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Logistics Coordinator

So Good So You

So Good So You

Administration, Operations
Minneapolis, MN, USA
Posted on Tuesday, August 29, 2023
At So Good So You, it is our mission to care for our body and the planet. We also believe that work should be enjoyable. We have a fun and high-performing environment rooted in doing more good together, celebrating curiosity, and focusing on what matters. This value set is the secret behind our incredible growth, amazing team, and why the future looks even better.
The Logistics Coordinator will support our team to create a seamless order fulfillment process. This position will be responsible for over-the-road trucks that pick up, secure, and deliver freight, products, and/or commodities for So Good Brand to designated customer destinations nationwide. fast-paced environment as we continue to grow and expand. You can multi-task, work quickly and efficiently, and change priorities and tasks as needed.

What You'll Do

  • Creates and manages daily/weekly trucking schedules.
  • The coordinator will manage the execution of On Time & In Full (OTIF) deliveries including, but not limited to:
  • Using the Transportation Management System (TMS) platform to tender orders to carrier partners.
  • Ensure pick-up and delivery appointments are executed according to 3PL and customer requirements.
  • Track, record, and monitor load movement in the TMS platform.
  • Coordinate any special customer requirements.
  • Organize rescues and reverse logistic loads as needed.
  • Keep all stakeholders up to date.
  • Responsible for daily transport-related queries and/or issues, including after-hour support for haulers, plant, and customer issues.
  • Responsible for ensuring proper communication and execution is given if the cold chain is interrupted.
  • Ensure most competitive carriers are used for the execution of freight.
  • Works closely with operations to ensure on-time departure and route guide compliance.
  • Work closely with quality control to ensure there is proper communication in the event of cold chain interruptions.
  • Performs other related duties and participates in special projects as assigned.
  • Understands and upholds B Corp principles which consider all stakeholder groups: community, customers, environment, governance, and workers.

Who You Are

  • Highly organized and process-oriented
  • Motivated to learn in a fast-paced environment
  • Able to manage all company business according to the cultural objectives of the company (values and behaviors)
  • Great communicator - the ability to be clear and concise and use optimal channels of communication
  • Natural problem solver who can quickly analyze information and come up with multiple potential solutions.
  • Comply with all company and regulatory policies/guidelines relating to associate safety, food safety, and food quality
  • Bring a positive, can-do attitude every day
  • Not easily rattled, able to be assertive when needed
  • Understands and upholds B Corp principles which consider all stakeholder groups: community, customers, environment, governance and workers

Qualifications

  • Strong math and analytical skills.
  • Strong computer skills, familiarity with MS Office programs, email, etc.
  • Understanding of TMS programs and ability to navigate various portals/ program functionality.
  • Familiarity with inventory management or warehouse management experience is a plus.
  • Familiarity with refrigerated TL & LTL services is a plus.

Education and Experience

  • Associate Degree minimum, Bachelor’s Degree Preferred
  • 1+ years transportation / logistics experience
  • Previous experience in Customer Service
  • Proven success in prior, similar role
About So Good So You
So Good So You is a leading brand and manufacturer of premium plant-based functional beverages in the exciting natural & better-for-you food and beverage industry. Founded in 2014 in Minneapolis, we were recently featured as the top 20% of Inc’s Fast 5000 – the fastest-growing privately-held companies in the US. So Good So You’s industry-leading premium probiotic juice shots are carried in over 14,000 locations in all 50 states throughout the US. As a mission-driven brand that does all things For the Love of Body and Planet ™, we strive for diversity and inclusion. As a majority female-owned business, we advocate for social justice and closing the opportunity-gap within our minority communities. Our current workforce is 74% female and 46% BIPOC and we actively seek to hire and support the career growth of minority, BIPOC and diversity candidates.
For the Love of Body and Planet ™
Our company believes that we are So Good, Together™ and strives to inspire an active lifestyle that is in harmony with the environment – that starts with embracing a lifestyle based predominantly on plant-based foods, reducing our waste and being conscious of our carbon footprint. We operate a renewable energy-powered Zero Waste manufacturing facility. We believe in the power of community – surrounding yourself with healthy, happy people exponentially increases your chances of being healthy and happy too! We are following our passions and are committed to supporting our community – our team members, families, friends and customers – to find and follow their own passions!
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