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Logistics Assistant

Location: Chicago Region
Category: Administrative
Employment Type: Contract

Our client, located in the Chicago Loop, is in need of a contractor for a 6 month position.  This role is working with and supporting a corporate logistics team that coordinates deliveries of product throughout the midwest region.

Job Responsibilities:

The primary focus of this role is to communicate with trucking carriers as well as internal managers to confirm if orders are being delivered on time to provide real time customer updates.   This person would be interacting with customers to provide updates or to confirm shipment information.   In addition, they would be reaching out to connect with drivers to confirm arrivals of product.  Training is provided for this role.  

Job Requirements:

  • Strong MS Excel skills
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Accurate data entry of customer information and orders
  • Experience with SAP, AS400 or Oracle, or another CRM
  • Experience in logistics would be helpful, but not required.
  • Excellent customer service skills
  • Proven ability to work effectively under tight time deadlines