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Freight Coordinators are logistics experts responsible for managing shipments in a warehouse. They make sure orders are delivered in a timely manner by identifying carriers, approving invoices, following timetables, collaborating with suppliers and business partners, and maintaining shipping records. Resume samples for Freight Coordinator focus on skills like supply chain management, accuracy, detail orientation, time management, computer competences, and being able to work in a fast-paced environment. Most resumes for Freight Coordinator make display of a high school diploma and logistics experience.

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Freight Coordinator

Coordinated, quoted and advised best shipping solutions going over the road, rail, ocean or air for any type of freight.

  • Developed and maintained working relationships with customers, franchise owners and service providers to meet and exceed customer needs.
  • Evaluated shipping needs and advise on specialized services as hot shot, refrigerated, expedited, trade shows and international options for any type of freight.
  • Researched, tested and implemented new processes to increase productivity.
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
BS
Supply Chain Management
BA
Marketing
MA
Business Administration
2

Freight Coordinator

  • Coordinated freight bookings and service for 10-15 customer accounts in a 14-state region
  • Scheduled pick-ups and deliveries of freight to efficiently utilize equipment and optimize revenue
  • Solicited same day freight from existing customers and freight brokers as needed
  • Maximized profits by negotiating with freight brokers for highest rates possible
Candidate Info
1
year in
workforce
1
year
at this job
BS
Business
3

Lead Inbound Freight Coordinator

  • Secured all inbound loads from the East Coast to return drivers to Northwest Ohio or Michigan.
  • Communicated with brokers and customers daily to maintain key relationships.
  • Requested accessorial charges and ensured timely invoicing of completed loads.
  • Assisted drivers with all load related concerns while in route and at our local yard.
  • Maintained numerous spreadsheets, logs, daily truck availability lists, and calendars to ensure proper flow of outbound and return loads.
Candidate Info
12
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
Business Management
Accounting
4

Lead Inbound Freight Coordinator

  • Secured all inbound loads from the East Coast to return drivers to Northwest Ohio or Michigan.
  • Communicated with brokers and customers daily to maintain key relationships.
  • Requested accessorial charges and ensured timely invoicing of completed loads.
  • Assisted drivers with all load related concerns while in route and at our local yard.
  • Maintained numerous spreadsheets, logs, daily truck availability lists, and calendars to ensure proper flow of outbound and return loads.
Candidate Info
8
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
Business Management / Accounting
5

Freight Coordinator

  • Responsible for procuring raw materials and delivering to plants in Fort Wayne, IN; Laurel, MD; Salt Lake City, UT; Bakersfield, CA; and Tulare, CA. (2012 - Present). Approximately 10,000 loads per year from around 200 vendors. $18MM annual spend.
  • Responsible for shipping finished goods for facility in Laurel, MD and facility in Fort Wayne, IN. (2009 - 2012)
  • Member of pizza integration team. Responsible for teaching TMS system to shipping locations in Medford and Little Chute in Wisconsin.
  • RM Optimization Project. Saved over $2mil in 2012.
  • Distributor Payload Project. Saved over $38,000 in 2012.
Candidate Info
15
years in
workforce
8
years
at this job
BS
Business Marketing And Management
6

Freight Coordinator

Advanced and promoted to the position of Freight Coordinator

  • Processed and printed 200 - 400 invoices per day, sorted then separated for the mailing machine
  • Applied postage for all the daily invoices as well as the rest of the company's
  • Approved all invoices to be paid, coded and entered 25-40 invoices per day into the in house JD Edwards accounting software to be billed and then mailed to the customers
  • Handled daily heavy flow of paperwork and cooperated with the accounting
  • Managed wide variety of customer service and administrative procedures
  • Processed accounts receivable and accounts payable for all freight invoices
  • Daily tasks to resolve customer issues quickly and efficiently
  • Direct calls to appropriate individuals and departments
Candidate Info
8
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
7

Sales Associate/freight Coordinator

Worked with clients on the sales floor giving each client 5 star service

  • Organized and worked the cash wrap for multiple employees
  • Controlled in-bound and out-bound freight for the store
  • Maintained client relationship bringing them back into the store when new merchandise arrived
  • In charge of processing merchandise and store layout
  • Generated new business through outside marketing
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
8

Freight Coordinator

  • Managed Transportation for [company name] Ice Cream's largest company owned DC (Indianapolis, IN).
  • Responsibilities include managing the dock schedule, pairing transportation to each order to support product demand, rate negotiations, truck optimization, managing customer orders and pickups, handle OS&D issues, and providing customer service when applicable
  • Experience in ERP systems including Lean Logistics and SAP TM
Candidate Info
8
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
MA
Marketing
9

Freight Coordinator

Receiving UPS and FedEX orders and dividing into separate product category verification for expedited handling

  • Ensuring the accuracy of all shipping documents and maintaining records relative to shipping activity
  • Communicating with customers to insure top customer care and resolving customer related issues
  • Assuring that shipment counts match shipping documents and resolving any discrepancies
  • Handling cash deposits and filing invoices
Candidate Info
9
years in
workforce
6
years
at this job
BA
Communications / Public Relations
10

Air Freight Coordinator

  • Ensuring that all client requests/orders are completed in compliance with all company policies, and in a timely manner for top customer satisfaction
  • Coordinate all pickups/deliveries with security arrangements from airport to the final destination facility
  • Provide customer service to internal departments and overseas affiliates/clients by resolving import issues
  • Compare trucking rates to find the most reliable yet affordable vendor for pickup/delivery arrangements
  • Organized and prepared data and all necessary documents for timely customs clearance entry filing
  • Help customers file damage reports as necessary
  • Accounting tasks (accounts payable/accounts receivable)/monthly closing
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
Aviation Logistics

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