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Job Title: Logistics Manager

Job Summary: We are seeking a highly organized and experienced Logistics Manager to oversee our company's supply chain operations. The Logistics Manager will be responsible for managing the movement of goods from suppliers to customers, ensuring timely delivery, and optimizing the supply chain process to reduce costs and improve efficiency.


  • Develop and implement logistics strategies, policies, and procedures to optimize the supply chain process
  • Manage the movement of goods from suppliers to customers, ensuring timely delivery and compliance with regulations
  • Collaborate with suppliers, customers, and internal teams to forecast demand and plan inventory levels
  • Monitor and analyze logistics performance metrics, such as on-time delivery, inventory turnover, and transportation costs
  • Identify areas for improvement and implement solutions to reduce costs and improve efficiency
  • Manage and develop a team of logistics professionals, providing guidance, training, and support as needed


  • Bachelor's degree in logistics, supply chain management, or a related field
  • 5+ years of experience in logistics management, with a proven track record of success
  • Strong knowledge of logistics operations, including transportation, warehousing, and inventory management
  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Strong leadership and team management skills
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Proficiency in logistics software and systems, such as SAP, Oracle, or TMS


  • Competitive salary
  • Health, dental, and vision insurance
  • 401(k) plan with company match
  • Paid time off and holidays
  • Opportunities for career advancement

If you meet the requirements and are interested in this exciting opportunity, please submit your resume and cover letter for consideration.

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What is the best way to find and hire a Logistics Manager near me?
Online job boards are the best place to find qualified Logistics Manager applicants. Employers posting their Logistics Manager job on Indeed get about 14 applications from that board on average.
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Hourly paid workers, such as Logistics Managers are actually more engaged when texting about jobs. We have found that text messages are 151% better than email at getting an applicant's response. Have a look at Workstream, which automates the process of texting and uses a phone number specifically assigned to your job post so you don’t have to use your personal phone.
Can I use a different phone number to engage Logistics Manager applicants via text message?
Yes, tools such as Workstream provide custom phone numbers that allow employers to engage with applicants through their tool without having to use a personal or business cell phone.

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