Shipping Manager
Belkin - Plainfield, IN

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As a Shipping Manager , you will Oversee and control the activities of all personnel within the Shipping organization. The main functions are: 1) Ensure that all freight is shipped to the correct destination using the best carrier, price and level of service; 2) Ensure that all outbound shipments are processed and loaded, in accordance with daily priorities; 3) Ensure that carrier’s performance is excellent and acceptable for our customers; 4) Ensure that the billing from our carriers is correct; 5) Advise management of problems that adversely affect the timely shipment of customer orders; 6) Ensure that all additional tasks or priorities assigned on a day to day “as needed” basis, are completed in accordance with direction given.; 7) Develop and implement a performance reporting system to measure the effectiveness of the area(s) of responsibility. Utilizing supervisors and leads manage the activities of up to 35 hourly employees.

How you’ll do it
Develop, document, implement and manage the systems and procedures required to support the functions of the organization as described above.
· Oversee the training/cross training of all shipping personnel. Assure that all personnel are trained in the use of the WMS and follow all applicable procedures.
· Ensure that goals for productivity and quality are maintained.
· Work with the Senior Operations Manager to adjust staffing assignments based on performance standards and workload.
· Develop methods to meet and exceed production standards.
· Identify opportunities for improvement in group performance.
· Responsible for the training and development of new hires.
· Effectively communicate problems/issues to the Senior Operations Manager in a timely manner.
What you’ll need
High school diploma or equivalent, advanced training or education preferred.
· Minimum five years warehouse management experience, preferably in an automated warehouse setting.
· Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite.
· Knowledgeable with ERP and WMS software. Oracle and PKMS Open Systems preferred.
· Good management and training skills.
· Good written and oral communication skills, must be able to read, write and understand English
What you’ve done
Interact effectively with other department managers to ensure company goals are achieved.
· Monitor and Control the efficiency of your group including overtime.
· Support Company's Affirmative Action initiatives and provide equal opportunity to employees and candidates.
· Fulfill responsibilities under ISO 9001 and 14001, understand and fully support ISO system.
· Maintain a safe and clean work environment.
· Understand, follow, and enforce all company rules and regulations.
· Perform all other duties as assigned or required.

What you’re getting into

We’ve got big collaborative spaces for your big ideas, so bring an open mind and leave your suit in the closet. We all are committed to creating unique and rewarding consumer experiences. Everyone is interested in succeeding – for the team, for themselves and for the business. Cross-functionally and across the company, everyone has common goals and aspires to be their best.

You will learn something new or at least look at things differently every day. There are so many smart and creative people around that you’ll be motivated to pursue the ideal.

Team spirit is infectious. Belkin is an extremely open workplace, where communication is essential. Not every idea will be accepted, but you’ll be asked for your point of view. Innovation thrives on multiple and varied levels. At Belkin we challenge conventional wisdom and refuse to accept that something cannot be done.

Do it

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We are committed to diversity. Belkin is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer M/F/D/V. We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing.

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