Shipping Department Manager Resume Samples

A Shipping Department Manager is hired to manage the daily shipping and distribution operations. the job duties are listed on the Shipping Department Manager Resume as – completing orders are shipped and delivered in a timely manner, using software to track, check, and route orders; managing all important documents such as advanced shipping notice, pick slips, bills of lading; directing the flow of packages from preparation to shipment, inspecting labels, barcodes, and other features of completed orders, supervising and leading subordinates, controlling the budget of the shipping department, solving issues regarding shipped orders; ensuring compliance to legal regulations and company policies, and reporting to management on activities and issues.

Apart from proven work experience, the following skills are needed – solid knowledge of logistics procedures, experience in using EDI and preparing shipping documents, a good understanding of budgeting and reporting, experience in directing and evaluating subordinates. A degree is commonplace among job applicants.

Shipping Department Manager Resume

Summary : Over 20 years management experience in a high volume automated distribution environment. Pick, Pack, Shipping. I have start up experience for brand new DC. I lead by example and foster a team environment. I have strong organizational and communication skills.

Skills : Supervisor, Excel, Word, Inventory Control, Quality Control, Forklift Operator, Construction, Warehouse Management, Shipping And Receiving.

Description :

    1. Started up experience for this DC.
    2. Responsible for complete start-up.
    3. Planned, directed, organized, controlled and improved assigned operations to meet or exceed objectives.
    4. Scheduled and assigned personal and equipment to meet performance goals.
    5. Ensured proper tools are on hand and safe working environment.
    6. Made sure housekeeping standards are kept.
    7. Stayed on planning goals and control over operations.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
MS


Shipping Department Manager Resume

Summary : To secure a challenging position in manufacturing operations that will utilize my extensive background in the manufacturing industry. Experience ranges from shipping and assembly, to raw materials/product procurement and order scheduling, through distributor sales. Work Sani-Matic Inc.

Skills : Microsoft, Forklift Operator, Management.

Description :

    1. Responsible for operations of warehouse capable of holding 6.5 million board feet of wallboard that shipped up to 1.2 million board feet of wallboard per day.
    2. Supervised ten employees, and increased productivity by improving employee scheduling.
    3. Communicated with customers and sales on a regular basis to ensure efficiency, quality, and excellent customer service.
    4. Rotated product in and out of warehouse by communication with sales, scheduling, and production to make the most efficient use of limited warehouse space while maintaining quality of product to meet customer need.
    5. Ensured that the daily loading of trucks and railcars ran smoothly and efficiently, and shipments went out in a timely manner.
    6. Diagrammed loads for efficiency while staying within railroad and DOT rules and regulations.
    7. Performed daily inventory of finished product and raw materials, and entered information into inventory system.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Diploma In Paralegal Law


Shipping Department Manager Resume

Summary : A committed healthcare industry management professional acknowledged for success and impact in positions involving personnel leadership and team management, human resources administration, logistics and inventory oversight, budget management, regulatory compliance, and project management. Earns trust and respect quickly; career characterized by rapid promotion to positions of increased responsibility.

Skills : Microsoft Word 2010, Excel, Internet, Bilingual, Listening And Communications.

Description :

    1. Supplied technology, equipment, logistics, marketing, and support across N.A.
    2. Promoted to this management position after just six months in a prior role, and concurrently held sole purview over Distribution Center for nine months.
    3. Charged with managing and leading three supervisors and 32 employees in a fast-paced logistics environment requiring stringent controls and adherence to the compliance mandates of several regulatory agencies.
    4. Licensed Designated Representative to distribute pharmaceuticals in all 50 states.
    5. Coordinated the talent lifecycle, mentoring employees through Patterson's career path to reach goals, leading employee development and training classes, and managing personnel files and databases.
    6. Responsible for departmental compliance and adherence to state and federal regulations; completes OSHA reports and serves as a liaison for STD, FMLA, and Return-to-Work programs.
    7. Prepared audits for DEA, FDA, and AIB; passed all six audits to date.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Bachelor's In Business Administration

Shipping Department Manager Resume

Headline : A highly motivated and analytical self-starter that is solution-driven, and focused on building trust relationships with peers and customers alike, while leveraging the performance, efficiency, and safety-forward thinking to career development. The goal is to continue to excel in the oil and gas industry by working for an organization that delivers quality service and conducts its business with integrity.

Skills : Customer Service, Scheduling, Advertising, Computer Skills, Documentation, Problem Solving, Time Management, Teaching, Research, Fast Learner.

Description :

    1. Supervised and directed all shipping department deliveries and a staff of 7 employees.
    2. Managed all business-to-business and business-to-consumer merchandise orders and ensured that they shipped in a timely, accurate, and efficient manner (keeping in mind rush orders and priority deadlines).
    3. Maintained organization and control of warehouse containing 150,000+ items.
    4. Initially, the organization was scant, however, during my time with the company I optimized the process and created a more logical flow of products and order fulfillment.
    5. Managed complete inventory replenishment from the auxiliary warehouse.
    6. Managed all shipping for both Freight and LTL.
    7. Included arranging for pick-ups, monitoring deliveries, and ensuring all orders were adequately fulfilled.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Arts In Sociology

Shipping Department Manager Resume

Headline : To secure a shipping, receiving, or logistic position with a well-established organization in a stable environment that will lead to a lasting relationship.

Skills : Computer Literate, Communication.

Description :

    1. Directed and oversaw operations for 3 departments involved in the receiving, slitting, packaging, and storing of production materials.
    2. Managed a finished goods warehouse with 30,000 line items, over 220 million pieces, and a $4M value.
    3. Monitored the daily shipment of 160 customer orders and the daily reporting of 60 customer backorders.
    4. Tracked assets sent to sub-contractors.
    5. Collaborated with senior executives on the design and implementation of process improvement and inventory management strategies.
    6. Administered an annual labor and expense budget exceeding $350K.
    7. Recruited/hired employees, supervised performances and productivity, and instituted progressive discipline procedures as needed.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
BA In Logistics Studies

Shipping Department Manager Resume

Objective : A dedicated professional with over 5+ combined years of Management, Logistics, Sales, and Customer Service experience. I am looking to contribute immediately where my attention to detail and work ethic will be rewarded with growth opportunities. I am a relentless, goal-oriented, adaptable, company-first individual who will go above and beyond every day. I am passionate about giving back to the community through charity and a strong believer in treating others with respect.

Skills : Professional Firefighter, Warehouse Management, Locksmith Field Technician.

Description :

    1. Oversaw shipping operations out of the Lacrosse Unlimited distribution center as well as oversee the shipping staff to assure all operating procedures are followed.
    2. Communicated with fifty-three store locations as well as various customers about their shipments.
    3. Maintained all aspects of the department, ordering supplies, delegating labor, making the schedule.
    4. Established solid internal and external relationships to ensure proper maintenance of all procedures.
    5. Handled all E-mails and phone calls within the department.
    6. Worked closely with strategic planning and purchasing to ensure all locations met their proper ship date and arrival date.
    7. Trained and transitioned new hires Resolve discrepancies with improper shipments and inventory issues.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Arts In Sociology

Shipping Department Manager Resume

Headline : As a Shipping Department Manager, responsible for Working with Operations and Workforce Management to determine staff hours and the number of personnel required, Reviewing daily and weekly reports and make recommendations for improving productivity and efficiencies, and also Coaching and developing team leads and/or trainers to ensure customer service excellence and strong company culture.

Skills : Forklift Operator, Shipping Skills.

Description :

    1. Managed a staff of 20-50 associates responsible for picking, packing, and shipping daily orders as well as assuring order quality.
    2. Printed and assigned pick tickets and pack sheets daily to a staff of 20-50 associates.
    3. Developed training documents and systems for new hires.
    4. Assigned and scheduled staff to ensure all daily department operations were completed.
    5. Interviewed/hired/trained new associates.
    6. Ensured that problem orders were fixed in a timely manner.
    7. Communicated with customers if there was a problem with their order.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Arts

Shipping Department Manager Resume

Headline : Highly creative and strong business manager, skillful in directing all operations with an effective analytical background, including 10 years in marketing strategies. Versatile and seasoned professional who adapts well to rapidly changing environments. Strong team player/leader who excels in mediating among multiple divisions of large organizations and maintains productive relationships with staff, peers, and management.

Skills : Operations Management, Organizational Skills.

Description :

    1. Provided assertive, timely communication to associates regarding safety, teamwork, and quality.
    2. Coached, mentored, and developed associates in meeting personal and company objectives.
    3. Scheduled daily workload assignments and controlled workflow within the shipping department, as well as product transfers to the other National Distribution Centers.
    4. Responsible for company asset control involving inventory accuracy, and capital equipment.
    5. Developed and director of Continuous Improvement Projects.
    6. Maintained our relationship with our service providers (Postal Service, UPS, DHL) and communicated and resolved any issues with our service.
    7. Organized and conducted regular assessments and evaluations of employees' performance.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Associate's

Shipping Department Manager Resume

Summary : High impact business Shipping Department Manager professional with a proven record of innovative solutions seeking an opportunity to excel in recognized achievement.

Skills : Proficient In Microsoft Office, Ordering Skills, Shipping Skills.

Description :

    1. Managed Domestic and International shipments LTL and package shipments.
    2. Included all documentation, direct interaction with accounting to create invoicing, packaging labels, product labeling.
    3. Inventory and solved packaging issues for product safety and shipment efficiency.
    4. Primary point of contact for major metal fabrication suppliers.
    5. Included Placement of new orders, follow-up for delivery priorities.
    6. Established Policies and procedures for Daily Receiving reports, Shipping reports, returned materials, supply chain flow to finishing suppliers improving information delivery through database creation from departmental resources.
    7. Consulted with purchasing, production, and accounting for improvement of processes in a demanding worldwide customer base, continuing new technology solutions.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
High School Diploma

Shipping Department Manager Resume

Objective : To obtain career growth by partnering the skill sets acquired in previous roles with my leadership experience, to expand my realm of responsibility, continue to engage associates, and increase customer satisfaction.

Skills : Financial, Planning Skills, Scheduling Skills.

Description :

    1. Managed the marketing of merchandise items online on E-Bay.
    2. Ordered of supplies for shipping.
    3. Insured all packages receive proper packaging to insure they are shipped without damage.
    4. Received Imaging Management Technology Brookpark, Ohio Document Index Collator Microfilmed/Scanned documents; manually indexed and prepared documents for data conversion.
    5. City of Cleveland Cleveland, Ohio Junior Accountant Department of Finance Preparation of Journal Entries for daily expenditures and appropriations of city funds Prepared spreadsheets and created financial reports and schedules for various departments.
    6. Assisted in inventory control by making sure all packing slips are correct.
    7. Worked with all other departments of Lacrosse Unlimited to assure that all their shipping needs were fulfilled.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Business Administration