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Shipping Managers lead shipping and receiving departments in distribution companies. Typical example resumes for Shipping Managers highlight duties such as preparing items for shipments, supervising employees, ordering supplies, preparing budgets, checking invoices, and implementing safety measures. Based on our collection of resume samples, these professionals should demonstrate leadership, logistics expertise, communication and interpersonal skills, accuracy, time management, and computer competencies. Employers select candidates holding an Associate's degree in a relevant area, such as office administration or information management.

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1

Assistant Shipping Manager and Customer Support

  • Implemented risk management strategy to prevent fraudulent purchases. Reduced losses by 30%
  • Maintained relationships with shipping vendors, processed claims, produced daily shipping labels
  • Maintained contact with internal departments to minimize problems for customers, which reduced back orders by 50%
  • Accurately ran daily end of day audits for open and shipped orders correcting discrepancies
  • Generated daily purchase order files to drop-ship vendors to fulfill customer orders
  • Ordered office supplies, negotiated with vendors ensuring cost effective pricing
Candidate Info
27
years in
workforce
7
years
at this job
BA
Liberal Studies
2

Shipping Manager

Managed 58 employees; including a supervisor and two leads

  • Decreased the amount of Overs, Shorts, and Damages; none reported in an eight month period
  • Decreased late shipments; no late shipments for 15 months
  • Increased productivity by improving employee scheduling
  • Familiar with government practices and work closely with USDA
  • Chaired monthly safety meetings
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
BA
Management Of Information Systems
3

Packaging and Shipping Manager

Promoted to oversee packaging and assembly divisions following superior-rated performance in both the sample and customer service departments.

  • Managed 60-85 employees in assembly, packing and shipping of production orders.
  • Maintained staffing levels; recruited, trained, disciplined, and terminated employees.
  • Monitored order progress and inventory levels.
  • Supervised shipping of domestic and international orders via UPS, Fedex, DHL, LTL, and local courier.
Candidate Info
15
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BA
History
4

Shipping Manager

Monitored inventory on a daily basis and ordered shipping supplies as necessary

  • Set weekly output goals for 3 employees and tracked performance and variances using Excel
  • Reported efficiency issues and error percentage at weekly management meetings, strategized methods for improving efficiency and lowering error percentage within Shipping department
  • Served as International Department Assistant; responded to customer inquiries by phone and email, generated shipping quotes, created shipping labels using FedEx Shipping Toolkit, and tracked lost business
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
5
years
at this job
AA
Business Administration And Economics
5

Shipping Manager

Oversaw the accuracy of shipping for up to 700 orders daily.

  • Managed a team of up to six people.
  • Implemented new packaging techniques and shipping technologies to reduce shipping costs and increase efficiency.
  • Assisted in purchasing, inventory, customer service and operations departments.
  • Followed procurement procedures for shipping materials and warehouse needs.
  • Worked with FedEx and United States Postal Service representatives to accurately and affordably get merchandise direct to consumer, both domestic and international while negotiating pricing.
  • Ensured quality control of all products is upheld.
Candidate Info
3
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BS
Business Administration
6

Shipping Manager

  • Implemented and monitored the safety practices of the organization.
  • Instituted the WMS System as required for ASN delivery to major customers and inventory accountability.
  • Lowered labor costs using WMS system for the entire distribution center.
  • Negotiated lower classification on the shipping rates with various carriers.
Candidate Info
17
years in
workforce
5
years
at this job
Automotive Technition
7

Shipping Manager

Supervise 10 employees for a Electric Boiler company with an international distribution network.

  • Coordinate the domestic and international shipping process.
  • Conduct weekly inventory for replenishment orders and maintain records.
  • Distribute workload, set up picking areas and staff according to scheduled orders
  • Work with all sales personnel that were appointed to my customers
  • Work on deadlines and delivery dates on all orders
  • Shipped using FedEx shipping systems and UPS World Ship
Candidate Info
22
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
8

Shipping Manager

  • Established scheduling, routing, and on time delivery for six trucks owned and operated by alpine lumber and drivers employed by [company name].
  • Utilized dozens of other freight carriers for both inbound and outbound shipments and communicated directly with both customers and vendors in order to resolve issues when they arise.
  • Placed orders for materials pertaining to our own truck fleet, as well as materials needed for our own equipment.
Candidate Info
23
years in
workforce
11
months
at this job
AA
Foreign Languages - Persian Farsi
BA
Business Management
9

Warehouse Manager/ebay Shipping Manager

Manage receiving, shipping and distribution procedures by coordinating processes and labor

  • Ensure that productivity targets are consistently met
  • Developed several internal processes to increase efficiency, quality and speed
  • Ensure quality and quantity of received and shipped goods
  • Direct report to for 10 employees
  • Demonstrated efficiency in FedEx shipping software
  • Demonstrated efficiency in Quick Books invoicing
Candidate Info
18
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
C
Accounting
Accounting/ Pastry
10

Shipping Manager

Interpret purchase orders and create accurate shipment labels using UPS Worldship, Fedex Shipping manager or DHL's online labeling system

  • Log all shipments and package all product according to customer purchase orders while double checking all invoices for mistakes
  • Work with freight forwarders to facilitate all international orders by generating all international customs documentation (commercial invoice, certificate of origin. etc.)
  • Reconcile daily inventory counts between invoices and daily shipping logs
  • Move product from the manufacturing facility driving a 26' box truck and receiving product to be placed into inventory at our shipping facility
  • Manage and train all new employees within the shipping department
  • Keep inventory of all shipping supplies and make sure all supplies are stocked
  • Work with our quality assurance department to make sure all policies and procedures are up to date and being followed to the standards set by semi-annual FDA audits.
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
Liberal Arts Studies

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