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Aerotek Logistics Specialist in Kansas City, Kansas


Provide vessel capacity and sailing options to Export Specialists for the customer sales proforma invoice

Ensure all ocean and motor carrier rates are contracted with carriers prior to bookings

Schedule bookings with transportation providers that meet customer requested delivery dates and transit times while minimizing transportation costs (in accordance with the DFA Customer Sales Agreement)

Document transportation booking details in SAP for internal visibility

Coordinate loading appointments with shipping facilities and monitor on-time pick ups

Enter freight accruals in SAP and audit invoices for accurate transportation billing and payment

Confirm ocean export shipments sail (complete) from US ports

Work closely with the Export Specialists to mitigate any ocean carrier documentation delays (delays that would create a bottleneck for the on-time and successful completion of the complete customer export documentation

Assist with managing carrier contracts and supplier relationships


Ocean Logistics, logistics

Additional Skills & Qualifications:

SAP, Business Objects, Transportation Management Systems experience is preferred

Experience in Dairy or Food Industry preferred

SAP experience strongly preferred

Experience Level:

Bachelors Degree in Business or equivalent experience (4+ years) in related field required

2-4 years experience in international logistics

Work Environment

8-5 pm - remote to start, will work in office once it opens back up (TBD)

About Aerotek:

We know that a company's success starts with its employees. We also know that an individual's success starts with the right career opportunity. As a Best of Staffing® Client and Talent leader, Aerotek's people-focused approach yields competitive advantage for our clients and rewarding careers for our contract employees. Since 1983, Aerotek has grown to become a leader in recruiting and staffing services. With more than 250 non-franchised offices, Aerotek's 8,000 internal employees serve more than 300,000 contract employees and 18,000 clients every year. Aerotek is an Allegis Group company, the global leader in talent solutions. Learn more at Aerotek.com.

The company is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications without regards to race, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any characteristic protected by law.