Logistics and Supply Chain Manager

Task details
Posted on srp. 4., 2022
5 days
$2000.00 per month
Full Time
Skills Required
  • Project Management

looking for its next Logistics and Supply Chain Manager to lead and manage the logistics department. In this role, your main focus would be on forecasting, supplier relations & controlling logistical costs. This is a fantastic opportunity which comes with flexible working hours, great team & work environment, and the opportunity to accelerate your career by joining a rapidly growing company.

More specifically, in this role you will be responsible for:

  • Forecasting - One of the most important metrics at EAK Distribution is its in-stock rate; Always being in stock, and yet not being very overstocked is a challenge and this is one of the main responsibilities of this position
  • Supply Chain Management - It starts with placing orders, and then it continues to liaising with the factories on troubleshooting and actively ensuring that timelines are being kept; dealing with issues that come up during production: COGS increasing, production delays, quality control issues.
  • Freight - Comparing prices, booking shipments, overseeing timelines, troubleshooting
  • COGS Management - Having a strong handle on EAK Distribution’s COGS & leading strategy and negotiation related to this area
  • 3PLs - Everything related to the inventory coming and in and out of the 3PLs
  • Returns - Understanding the numbers around returns, and having a system for minimizing returns and maximizing the value of returned items. Getting paid back by factories on what is agreed
  • QC - Overseeing QC during production. Dealing with general QC issues with the factories
  • Audits- Ensuring no inventory lost, dealing with Amazon inventory claims, and dealing with factory claims for faulty inventory
  • Special Projects - For example, factories keeping a safety stock for us, moving 3PLs, SFP and other things related to Amazon account
  • Operating Processes - Setting up processes for smooth operations in all matters related to marketing
  • Supplier Relationship - Being the point of contact with all suppliers

An onboarding process will be organised for you so that you can learn more about EAK Distribution; you will have an opportunity to get to know the team and the products. However, there won’t be any role-specific training, as we expect you to be an expert on all things Logistics & Supply Chain! As this is a management role, you will report to the CEO / COO, but you will interact with the logistics coordinator, data analysts, suppliers & more.


In order to excel in this role, you need to have:

  • Logistics and supply chain management experience
  • Experience with working with international and domestic freight
  • Experience with working with manufacturers and suppliers
  • Good Excel skills
  • Excellent demand planning, forecasting and freight coordination skills
  • A passion for data: you are happy to dig into data & ensure that everything is functioning optimally
  • Ability to coordinate between staff
  • A passion for optimizing processes
  • Great work ethic: you are happy to be taken accountable, and you take initiative
  • Great communication skills
  • Detail-oriented mindset


What’s in it for you?

  • $2000* per month
  • Full-time and fully remote employment
  • Flexible working hours; however, there is a mandatory 4-hour overlap between 8 AM - 12 PM EST on some days of the week
  • Vacation & days off, as well as health allowance after 3 months at EAK Distribution
  • Opportunities to grow to a more senior role
  • Yearly salary increase opportunities based on the company’s growth

*Please note that this is a gross salary and that you are responsible for any tax-related procedures in your country of residence. We kindly ask you to apply only if you are happy to work remotely as an independent contractor.

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