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Logistics Specialist

Habitat for Humanity International (HFHI) is currently seeking a talented individual to join our ReStore Operations Group as a Logistics Specialist. Reporting to the Director, Logistics & Gift-in-Kind (GIK) Administration, the Logistics Specialist will coordinate movement of product through the Habitat's Distribution Network. This position will be located in our Administrative Headquarters in Atlanta.

PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES:
** Conduct upwards of 100 inside sales calls per week, as well as responding to hundreds of emails, to HFH ReStores and affiliates throughout the USA
** Track all product moving through established HFHI Distrobution Network
** Gather Receiving Reports from Affiliate and ReStore product Recipients
** Work with carriers, warehousing, and recipients to ship product in most effective & efficient way
** Follow the Logistics Department process for GIK/SRM through placement of products to HFH Affiliates and their ReStores.
** Respond promptly to phone and email inquiries about shipments from ReStores and donors,
** Assess Sales and Acquisition Fees for placed products
** Maintain Maps of ReStores and Affiliates
** Provide month end data for reporting
** Create presentations and reports for Logistics Department
** Build and maintain donor relations on specific partnerships and projects

REQUIRED SKILLS & EXPERIENCES:
** Bachelor’s Degree
** 2 years experience in Logistics
** Excellent presentation, writing skills, and excellent verbal communication skills
** Project management skills / organization skills /
** Strong Understanding of Social Media channels & some experience using these channels for online marketing campaigns
** Organized, strategic thinker who is attentive to detail and can collaborate effectively
** Microsoft office skills. Excel, Powerpoint, Outlook, Word
** Experience with Resolving Conflict
** Experience with Habitat for Humanity a plus

About Habitat:

Habitat for Humanity International is a non-profit, ecumenical Christian housing ministry. The purpose and goal of Habitat for Humanity International is to eliminate poverty housing and homelessness from the world, and to make decent shelter a matter of conscience and action. Habitat invites people of all backgrounds, races and religions to build houses in partnership with families in need. Habitat for Humanity has an Administrative Headquarters based in Atlanta, an Operational Headquarters based in Americus, Georgia, and Area Office bases of operations in Manila, Philippines for our Asia and Pacific work, San Jose, Costa Rica for our Latin American and Caribbean work and Bratislava, Slovakia for our Europe, the Middle East and Africa work.

HFHI is an equal opportunity employer and seeks to employ and assign the best qualified personnel for all our positions in a manner that does not unlawfully discriminate against any person because of race, color, religion, gender, marital status, age, national origin, physical or mental disability, sexual orientation, veteran/reserve national guard status, or any other status or characteristic protected by law.

Location: Atlanta, Georgia
Region: North America
Job Position Type: US Employment
Job Function: Operations, ReStores
Job Position Category: Full-time - Salaried
Travel: 10%
Last Updated: 05-Dec-2014
Auto Req ID: 441BR
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