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Planner - Inbound Domestic Transportation
Summary
Title:Planner - Inbound Domestic Transportation
ID:2703
Department:Transportation/Logistics
Location:Kansas City, MO (LSNA Corporate Headquarters)
Classification:Regular
Status:Full-Time
Description
The Planner – Inbound Domestic will oversee activities relative to the most effective scheduling and reporting of transportation movement for product and supplies. The domestic planner will interface with our plants, warehouses, and transportation providers to coordinate and control material flow towards meeting internal and external customer requirements for service and cost.

Essential Functions
  • Schedule refrigerated and dry van carriers in day-to-day pick up and deliveries
  • Work closely with Manager – Dedicated Fleet and dedicated providers
  • Work with counter parts to optimize loads
  • Work with suppliers to make sure product is being shipped timely
  • Effectively communicating with suppliers, carriers and customers
  • Special projects and duties as assigned by managementt
TO BE CONSIDERED AN APPLICANT FOR THIS POSITION, YOU MUST SHOW HOW YOU MEET THE BASIC QUALIFICATIONS AS OUTLINED IN THE REQUIREMENTS

Basic Qualifications
  • 4 years of professional logistics experience or combination of experience and education
  • Experience in consumer packaged goods
  • Strong Excel skills
Preferred Qualifications
  • Transportation / Logistics Leadership management experience
  • Bachelor’s degree
  • 5+ years of professional logistics experience
  • Working knowledge of Transportation Management System (TMS)
  • Experience in refrigeration transportation, both private fleet and truckload
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Ability to prioritize and organize assignments
Company Description
Lindt and Sprüngli North America is a newly constituted shared services organization developed to better leverage the Lindt & Sprüngli family of brands (Lindt USA, Ghirardelli and Russell Stover Chocolates) headquartered in North America. 

Employment by Lindt & Sprüngli North America is contingent upon I-9 Employment Eligibility Verification, passing the urinalysis drug screen, education verification, and satisfactory reference and background checks.

Lindt & Sprüngli North America is an EOE/MINORITY/FEMALE/VET/DISABLED  employer. Principals only please.
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