The Logistics Coordinator reports to the Branch Operations Manager. He/she will handle all aspects of operations including, purchase orders (inter-company and vendor), inventory management and control, future equipment needs through Discos II and order processing.
Job Description
Tracks and monitors purchase orders (inter-company and vendor) from original request to final invoicing, including issuing purchase orders to vendors, conducting price comparisons and negotiating vendor pricing.
Timely and accurately files all correspondence related to material purchases (material requests, vendor confirmation, price comparisons)
Tracks and monitors branch inventory movement levels, reconditioning posting to insure they are properly maintained using the in-house order processing and logistics systems. Reports any discrepancies to the Branch Operations Manager.
Ensures that the procurement of goods and services is coordinated with the Controller/CFO and Head of Procurement for the respective areas of responsibility within the signing authority limits and in compliance with the procurement guidelines.
Reviews vendor invoices and compares each invoice to the purchase order to ensure accurate pricing.
Reviews future equipment needs through Discos II and Excel spreadsheets, comparing the total requirements against availability and entering inter-company or vendor purchases to reduce backorders.
Reviews the open order report daily and coordinates with the Branch Operations Manager.
Responsible for monitoring and completing the required paperwork for inbound and outbound containers.
Provides pricing of non-standard Doka USA products for the sales team as approved by National Operations.
Responsible for meeting the delivery schedule for ordered material being shipped to the customer job site.
Coordinates load scheduling, order picking and order fulfillment accuracy with the Branch Operations Manager.
Ensures all unloading returns procedures are followed, including: photographing trucks, issuing a Discos II return number and unloading authorization ticket.
Responsible for maintaining daily company vehicle inspection records.
Ensures truck drivers are licensed in accordance with the DOT requirements.
Ensures trucks, trailers are loaded and secured in accordance with established procedures and do not exceed the height and weight requirements.
Assigns shipment methods for optimal efficiency.
Tracks and monitors truck driver progress to ensure productivity.
Other Responsibilities/Peripheral Functions
Other duties/projects as assigned; including participating in company committees/teams.
Assists in ensuring safe working practices and a safe working environment.
Complies with all company and compliance policies, guidelines and business practices. Anforderungen
Qualifications/Technical Proficiency
Bachelor’s Degree in Business preferred, concentration in Finance, Controlling, Logistics or Traffic desired.
Experience in administration, operations or controlling preferred.
Facilitates projects and effectively manages multiple tasks.
Excellent communication skills including an excellent command of English (speaking, reading, writing).
Qualitative abilities including strong analytical skills, technical proficiency and effective problem solving skills.
Proficient using Microsoft Office applications; advanced Excel required.
Willing and able to learn new computer systems, products, concepts and techniques.
Organized team player able to work independently in a results-driven, fast-paced environment.
Problem Solving
This position requires the ability to support the branch operations function and resolve operations related issues on short notice with minimal information.
Communication
Extensive daily interaction with colleagues, management and external partners. Communicates effectively with all levels of management both internally and externally.
Mental Effort
This position requires the ability to think strategically and analytically. Able to envision the broader picture and understand the impact of his/her accountabilities as they relate to the entire company. Position requires the ability to work in a fast-paced environment and the ability to be organized and manage time to meet deadlines.
Working Conditions
Working conditions vary from that of an office environment: dry, cool, well lighted, to outside conditions (equipment yard), high noise level in certain areas and extreme outdoor temperatures.

Additional information
Doka offers terrific career opportunities, competitive compensation (base salary and commission), comprehensive benefits including medical, dental, vision, Flexible Spending Account, company paid life insurance, supplemental voluntary term life insurance, 401k retirement plan (Roth and Non-Roth), AFLAC policies, paid time off (sick/personal, vacation, floating holiday and company paid holidays) and an exciting opportunity to join Doka.
Visit us on-line at www.dokausa.com for additional information on Doka USA, Ltd.
Candidates must be authorized to work for any employer in the US.
Doka is an Equal Opportunity Employer
A company of the Umdasch Group
All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.
If you are interested and have a strong competitive drive, positive attitude, a desire to learn and grow from your experiences, then this is your opportunity to make an immediate difference.
Please submit your resume and apply now.