Shipping Manager Job Description

A shipping manager is an individual who is responsible for all aspects of managing shipments within a company.

The shipping manager is the single point of contact for shipments and is responsible for ensuring that they are handled in a timely, efficient, and cost effective manner.

A shipping manager may be responsible for coordinating shipments and acts as a liaison between customers and the company.

The shipping manager is tasked with providing customer service and ensuring timely delivery.

They also are responsible for managing all shipping activities within a company, including shipping and receiving, packaging, and handling.

The shipping manager manages order entry, shipment preparation, shipping

Updated on:     
September 15, 2022

Job Brief:

We're looking for a Shipping Manager to oversee the entire shipping operation of our company. This includes managing the shipping department, warehouse, and logistics.

Shipping Manager Duties:

  • Complete all shipping-related tasks according to company policies, procedures, and regulations.
  • Maintain close communication with shipping departments to ensure accurate and timely distribution of goods
  • Investigate and resolve shipping discrepancies and problems
  • Manage and supervise all shipping activities
  • Ensur[e] all shipments meet shipping specifications and comply with all shipping regulations
  • Provide feedback to management on ways to improve shipping processes

Shipping Manager Responsibilities:

  • Manage the warehouse and load, unload, store, ship, and distribute all products
  • Monitor inventory, process shipping requests, and ensure deliveries are on time
  • Maintain warehouse records, inventory counts, and route plans
  • Hire, train, and supervise warehouse staff
  • Develop and implement warehouse procedures and standards
  • Maintain inventory records, and report inventory levels to management

Ready to transform your hiring process?

We offer a full range of hiring and recruiting solutions for every step in the process. We'll help you find and hire the right candidates.
Post this job for free
green check mark symbol
Free Plan
green check mark symbol
No credit card required

Requirements And Skills:

  • Bachelor’s degree in business or related field
  • 3+ years experience in a shipping and operations management role
  • Solid knowledge of shipping, operations, and inventory control methods
  • Ability to communicate effectively, both verbally and in writing
  • Exhibits strong organizational skills, attention to detail

Company Name strives to create a diverse and inclusive workplace environment. We are committed to building a team that reflects a variety of backgrounds, perspectives, and experiences. We encourage applications from people of all races, religions, national origins, genders, and ages, as well as veterans and individuals with disabilities.

Share this article

Create the perfect job posts and post it to 2000+ job boards

Sign Up For Free  
Free Plan
No credit card required