Martin Brower Rosemont, IL, USA
Position Summary: The Freight Planning intern will have the opportunity to learn all aspects of the freight business within Martin Brower. This role will support the Freight Department with multiple projects and administrative functions. Position Responsibilities may include, but not limited to: Process orders, plan & optimize shipments into loads and tender freight to third-party carriers. Analyze financial impact of requests related to detention, unloading, and other accessorial charges and makes decision on whether to approve or deny charges. Coordinates with carriers to ensure on-time delivery by tracking trucks for pick-up, estimating times of arrival and delivery, and recovering loads when necessary. Initiate Claims with carriers that result for damaged or shortages at the distribution center. Trace and expedite shipments that are urgent for mitigating breaks in supply at the Distribution Centers. Required Skills and...
Inventory Planning Transportation