Shipping Lead

Full Time

9 am - 5 pm

Job Description

Taylored FMI LLC is a private equity sponsored, third party logistics (3PL) company. Founded in 1992, the company’s portfolio of services includes: Warehousing & Distribution, E-Commerce Fulfillment, Retail Compliance, Value Added Services, Packaging, and Transportation Management Services. We are an award winning retail experts with warehouses strategically located near the ports of Los Angeles & Long Beach, CA; New York, NY; and Newark, NJ

The Shipping Lead will be responsible for tracking all outbound shipments. Candidate must possess strong communication skills to effectively communicate with all levels of the organization including: Managers, Supervisors, Associates and Customers.

Major Responsibilities

include, but are not limited to:

  • Must achieve customer KPI requirements of routing and shipping.
  • Must meet all shipping compliance standards of customers to ensure “0” charge backs.
  • Planning, monitoring, and following-up to ensure shipments are processed and completed per company standards.
  • Inform Shipping Supervisor of issues that may arise and might require escalation.
  • Coordinate with Routing Clerk and Shipping Supervisor to ensure all shipments are prepared and shipped according to Vendor Compliance and Routing Guides.
  • Ensure all small parcel shipments are processed correctly and on time.
  • Coordinate with small parcel carriers to ensure timely pickup of daily shipments.
  • Ability to understand and execute all requirements of Vendor Compliance for Major Department Stores and Discounters, such as, Macy’s, Nordstrom, Dillard’s, Wal-Mart, Target Stores, Belk, Stein Mart, TJX etc.
  • Manage multiple priorities and make sure each project is completed on time and within company guidelines.
  • Review and understand customer specific Vendor Compliance & Routing/Shipping Instructions.
  • Maintain key relationships with our vendor management team and wholesale customers.
  • Maintain guidelines and procedures set by customers. Verify all shipping procedures and instructions are followed to prevent charge backs or late shipments.
  • Assist Shipping Department with any carrier, load and PO issues when needed Assist Routing Clerk with scheduling and routing all outbound shipments.
  • Must manage labor to meet productivity standard and achieve profitability goals.

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