Opens 04/03/2023 · Closes 04/30/2023

Job Summary:
TO THE MARKET is looking for a talented Import Logistics Manager who will combine tactical and strategic responsibilities overseeing the distribution, warehousing, and transportation of goods from the manufacturer to the client. This position offers an attractive opportunity to recommend, create and implement logistical best practices, vision, processes, and procedures. This role also includes managing import and export regulations and customs classifications.

The Import Logistics Manager is a remote opportunity and will report directly to the Chief Operating Officer.


Required Skills and Experience

  • A Minimum of 4 years of experience in operations and logistics within a retail or manufacturing industry.
  • Bachelor’s degree in business, logistics, merchandising, or a related field.
  • Management experience, focusing on cost and efficiencies within the supply chain.
  • Solid understanding of the fashion product categories, such as apparel, accessories, and home goods.
  • An energetic and optimistic presence, one who will thrive in a start-up and lightning-fast-paced environment.
  • Exemplary relationship-building skills with colleagues, vendors, and others.
  • Ability and enthusiasm to work cross-functionally with other departments.
  • Ability to handle multiple priorities and meet deadlines.
  • Excellent organizational skills with keen attention to detail.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Admirable oral and written communication skills.
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office Suite or comparable software such as Google Suite.


Primary Responsibilities

  • Manage all aspects of logistics, including shipping, 3pl warehouse, freight forwarders, customs brokers, truckers, and delivery.
  • Negotiate shipping rates and contracts with logistics providers, freight forwarders, and couriers for the best rates and services available.
  • Collaborate with the development team, production team, sales team, and global sourcing partners to ensure on-time delivery.
  • Manage the product delivery time in conjunction with the timelines of the company’s business strategies.
  • Implement best practices with global partners, including operating and shipping procedures.
  • Oversee WMS and EDI interfaces to support drop shipments and EDI partners.
  • Review all vendor manuals, shipping, and routing guidelines to ensure compliance.
  • Create and implement best practice logistics principles, policies, and processes across the supply chain.
  • Ensure the integrity of inventory accuracy and work collaboratively with direct reports to manage stock movements.
  • Identify and resolve any inventory discrepancies while ensuring inventory and system records are in agreement.
  • Ensure compliance with import, export, and customs regulations.
  • Meet budget standards by forecasting and managing expenses.

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