Logistics Coordinator
Plymouth MN
Full Time


Location:

Plymouth MN

Logistics Coordinator

Your role:

As the Logistics Coordinator you will be responsible for assisting the merchant and handling the execution of all by-product sales and purchases, including but not limited to: creating sales orders, inventory management, creating schedules, booking and negotiating freight, making arbitrage decisions, and working accounts receivables to meet business goals. This position is the key point of contact with our carriers and a vital link to our customers. You will also be responsible for various projects and continuous process improvements as assigned.

To succeed, you must be able to:

  • Deliver results in first-time situations by inspiring others and working to earn trust every day.
  • Serve others with understanding, respect, and care.
  • Operate with simplicity, clarity and transparency.
  • Deal with and drive change.
  • Organize, prioritize and own multiple tasks while meeting or exceeding deadlines.
  • Learn and apply new technology, and share your knowledge with others.

Above all you will be expected to carry out all your activities with reliability, integrity, compliance and in a safe, environmentally responsible, and efficient manner.

Your responsibilities:

  • Facilitate transportation and logistics for feed ingredients from various locations across the United States.
  • Provide customer service including scheduling, load tracking, and invoicing inquiries.
  • Manage relationships with strategic accounts by anticipating customer needs through intimate knowledge of customer’s business.
  • Perform miscellaneous job-related duties as assigned.
  • Perform accounting and various Accounts Receivables (A/R) duties.

Essential skills and experience:

  • Bachelor’s Degree (or degree in progress)
  • 2+ Years of Customer Service and/or Logistics experience
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office programs
  • Strong communication skills with a focus on details
  • Demonstrated ability to work in a fast-paced environment and able to multi-task efficiently

Good to have:

  • 2+ Years of Commodity handling experience

Other considerations:

  • This position has an element of after-hours work. It is not consistent, but it is expected that you would be available as needed.
  • Limited travel to visit customers and flour mills.

The strong preference is for this role to be based out of our satellite office in Plymouth, MN and to operate under a hybrid structure of part-time in-office and part-time remote. A full remote work arrangement for a non-local applicant may be considered for the right candidate.

EEO Commitment

At Ardent Mills, everyone matters and everyone has a voice.  We are committed to providing an environment of mutual respect where equal opportunities are available to all applicants and team members and the decisions will be based on merit, competence, performance, and business needs.  We are proud to be an equal opportunity employer.  We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, creed, national origin, aboriginality, ancestry, marital status, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, physical or mental disability, pregnancy, genetic information, veteran status, age, political affiliation, or any other non-merit characteristic protected by law or not.  Together, celebrating our differences, we make Ardent Mills.

The preceding position description has been designed to indicate the general nature and essential duties and responsibilities of work performed by employees within this position.  It may not contain a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications required of employees in this position. The description, duties, functions, and responsibilities are subject to change at the discretion of Ardent Mills. 

Location:

Plymouth Office MN, Remote CO

Address:

2 Carlson Parkway North, Plymouth MN, 55447

Additional Locations (if applicable):

Remote CO

Employment Type:

Full time

Additional Information:

COMPETITIVE COMPENSATION:

We provide market-driven base pay, based on skills, abilities, and level of experiences. Our salary ranges are broad, and individual salary will be market competitive based on a candidate’s unique set of skills and level of experience. The starting range for this position is $26.77 - $35.70, with additional earning potential possible commensurate with experience. Additionally, we believe that our team members are the reason for our success and all team members are incentive eligible with a target based on contribution, company performance, and individual results achieved. While the specific bonus plan and target amount will be determined based on the role and breadth of contributions, the targeted bonus plan and targeted percentage amount for this role is Bonus - MIP, 5% Annual.

BENEFITS:

At Ardent Mills we offer a wide range of benefits to our team members and their eligible family members. Some of our great benefit programs you may be eligible for include: • Medical, Dental and Vision Coverage• Health and Dependent Savings Accounts • Life and Disability Programs • Voluntary Benefit Programs • Company Sponsored Wellness Programs • Retirement Savings with Company Match • Team Member and Family Assistance Program (EAP) • Paid Time Off and Paid Holidays • Employee Recognition Program with Rewards (RAVE).



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 “As part of the Risk Management group, my proudest moments involve working cross functionally within our business and with our customers to ensure high-performing, functional flour even in the face of obstacles such as crop quality concerns, an ever-changing marketplace or customer needs that are always evolving. I am also very proud to work with a very high-performing group of people that live out Ardent Mills’ values on a daily basis.”

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