Senior Operations Coordinator
Founded in 2018, Ashley Logistics Solutions is a freight management company based in Charlotte, NC that supports the needs of shippers of all types as well as Ashley Furniture Industries.
In 1974 Ashley Furniture Industries, Inc. created its own transportation company. That company has evolved and changed over the last 45+ years into a growing freight management company that helps support the needs of any industry in multiple transportation verticals.
Ashley Logistics Solutions is focused on 3 fundamental pillars:
- Be THE customer-centric company where customers experience urgent responses, best-in-class load tracking, and communication across any platform
- Committed carrier partnerships with both companies invested in the success of one another
- Growth-focused by providing new and innovative solutions to a growing customer base
Senior Operations Coordinator
What will you do?
The Senior Operations Coordinator is responsible for the communication, planning, and executing activities of Ashley Logistic Services (ALS) for our partner carriers' cost, service, and success. The day-to-day responsibility is accepting customer loads, scheduling loads, tendering loads to partner carriers, and tracking/tracing both Ashley and customer freight. The Senior Operations Coordinator will be responsible for providing exceptional service and communication to internal and external customers. The position will work closely with Account Management, Distribution Centers, and Customer Service. The role will act as an escalation point for internal and external customers.
Act as an escalation point for internal and external parties, facilitate tough conversations associated with the challenges of transportation
Develop and maintain training materials and program for new associates, ensuring the content provides all necessary tools.
Responsible for performance within a designated geographical area
Ownership of important operational focus, such as Track and Trace, Load Planning, or Customer Service
Support a team of 4 – 7 associates (not a supervisor or manager)
Act as the spokesperson for Operations within Ashley Furniture Industries, Inc.
This role is a “steppingstone” from associate to manager
Monitor group emails to ensure timely responses from associates
Ensure motivation and morale is high on the Operations Floor
Who Are We?
We offer competitive pay and excellent benefits!
We are a multi-billion-dollar company and the largest manufacturer of furniture in the world and offer one of the industry’s broadest product assortments at over 20,000 storefronts in 123 countries.
Growth-Focused is one of our core values. We are dedicated to helping you grow with us through training, mentoring, coaching, and investing in the latest design tools, production equipment, and new technologies.
Environmental efforts are a priority as we continually seek to recycle, reuse and replenish every day.
Millions of dollars are contributed annually to local and national charities as we seek to improve people’s lives worldwide.
We are an equal opportunity employer and provide a drug-free working environment. While Ashley appreciates the interest of all candidates, only those meeting specific position requirements may be contacted. Principals Only.