KIK Custom Products

Transportaton Clerk

US-FL-Auburndale
2 weeks ago
Job ID
2017-4806
# of Openings
1
Division
KCB

Overview

COMPANY:

 

As one of North America’s largest independent manufacturers of consumer packaged goods ("CPG"), KIK helps a large portfolio of brands and retailers bring their products to life. With leading positions in the multibillion household and personal care, over-the-counter, and pool additives categories, we maintain close relationships with over 70 global CPG customers and virtually every relevant major North American retailer. We have full-service capabilities covering end-to-end contract manufacturing, including project management, innovation and R&D, sourcing and procurement, blending and compounding, filling and packaging, supply chain and distribution, and quality control. Our manufacturing model is highly flexible and we consistently add value to our customers by leveraging our range of services and expertise.

KIK has over 5,000 employees and operates 19 manufacturing facilities strategically located throughout North America and over $1 billion in sales; KCP (operating as KIK Custom Products) is one of North America's largest custom manufacturers of both National Brand and Retailer Brand consumer products. KCP's product lines include Laundry, Household Cleaners, OTC Medicated, Pharmaceutical and Health & Beauty Care, all supported by KCP's in-house technical expertise and value-added services.

KIK Consumer Brands – Household Division

Our Household Division (“Household”) is the #1 player in North American private label bleach, and supplies private label cleaning programs to prominent American retailers. Although Household started as a small bleach plant in Concord, Ontario, we have since expanded to a network of 8 plants strategically located across the United States to efficiently manufacture a variety of cleaners for both hard and soft surfaces. . In addition to its private label portfolio, Household manufactures and markets Greased Lighting® and The Works® branded products

 

KCP Automotive Division manufactures and markets Prestone Antifreeze/Coolant and Prestone under the hood Performance Chemicals across the US, Canada, Mexico, and International Markets. Prestone is the best-selling antifreeze brand in North America. 

Essential Job Functions

The Transportation Clerk interacts daily with customer, plants, warehouses, and carriers to coordinate the shipping and receiving appointment schedules.  Position also interfaces with other internal KIK departments.

 

PRINCIPAL RESPONSIBILITIES

 

  • Schedules pick-up appointments
  • Schedule pickups with carriers and follow through to ensure timely pickups.
  • Interfaces with large retailer web sites to meet our customers’ requirements for transportation scheduling.
  • Create shipping documentation including bills of lading, shipping labels, packing lists and transportation of shipments.
  • Moves/schedules LTL shipments
  • Inputs and maintains large amounts of data on spreadsheets
  • Contributes to team projects as needed
  • Other duties may be assigned

 

Qualifications

  • Minimum of high school diploma and 2 years work experience in fast-paced clerical environment.
  • Requires a thorough knowledge of the freight industry, including LTL, T/L, and air freight.
  • Requires creative problems solving abilities, along with multi-tasking and analytical abilities.
  • Able to thrive in a fast paced environment
  • Ability to maintain a high level of accuracy in preparing and entering information and a keen eye for detail.
  • Ability to type 50+ WPM
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Word and Excel
  • Experience with vendor TMS/appointment schedule preferred
  • Ability to manage multiple concurrent projects in a fast-paced environment
  • Team player
  • Strong oral and written communication skills
  • Organized and goal oriented
  • Self-motivated and hard worker
  • Dependable, reliable, on time

 

A Career with KIK Offers:

KIK offers very competitive salary and comprehensive benefits including health, wellness, dental, vision, life, and disability insurance. You can plan for your future with KIK's retirement savings options including employer match. KIK also recognizes the importance of continuing education and offers Education Assistance to our employees to encourage continued personal development and growth.

Thank you for your interest and consideration of a position with KIK Custom Products.

KIK is an Equal Employment Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regards to race, color, religion, sex, or national origin.

 

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