Logistics Coordinator

Logistics Coordinator

SUMMARY: Responsible for over-the-road trucks that pick up, secure, and deliver freight, product, and/or commodities for So Good Brand to designated customer destinations nationwide. 

ESSENTIAL RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Creates and manages daily/weekly trucking schedules.
  • The coordinator will manage OTIF deliveries including, but not limited to:
    • Work within TMS platform to tender orders to carrier partners 
    • Ensure pick-up and delivery appointments are made
    • Track, record and monitor load movement in TMS platform 
    • Coordinate any special customer requirements, 
    • Organize rescues 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.

ADDITIONAL DUTIES:

  • Works closely with Operations to ensure on-time departure and route guide compliance.
  • Performs other related duties and participates in special projects as assigned.

WHO YOU ARE:

  • Highly organized and process-oriented
  • Motivated to learn in a fast-paced environment, hungry to advance
  • Able to manage all company business according to the cultural objectives of the company (values and behaviors)
  • Great communicator – 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 

REQUIRED COMPETENCIES:

The following are required competencies of the position that must be met by the employee to successfully perform the essential functions of the job:

  • 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/EXPERIENCE:

  • High School Diploma/AA Degree Preferred
  • 2+ years transportation / logistics experience
  • Previous experience in Customer Service
  • Proven success in a prior, similar role

HOW TO APPLY:

Email resume and cover letter to jobs@sogoodsoyou.com

Your cover letter should answer the question: “How do you embody our motto of For the Love of Body & Planet™ in your life?

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 4000 locations in 47 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 and have a goal to be a Carbon Positive company by 2022. 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 employees, families, friends and customers – to find and follow their own passions!