Bilingual Logistics Specialist
Company: People Performance Resources
Posted on: January 16, 2022
Bilingual Logistics Specialist
Our client, Verde Valle Foods, a 50-year-old major producer of
Hispanic food products and the number one choice of beans and rice,
is seeking an Logistics/Operations Specialist who is
customer/relationships-focused and business goals oriented, to
achieve the financial, logistical, and overall growth satisfaction
of the company. The specific duties of the role include developing
and implementing strategic and innovative solutions to drive
results and reduce costs, improving performance, procuring material
and resources, and securing compliance. This leader will mentor
members, find ways to increase quality of customer service and
implement best practices. Heavy collaboration and partnership with
team in Mexico and US is a key element of the role. This role is
based in Dallas, TX.
Oversee all areas of logistics, including warehouse, inventory
control, material handling, customer
service, transportation and planning.
Preparation of budgets, capital expenditures, operating expense
controls, and inventory performance and
employ strategies to protect goods.
Manage and generate financial reports. Also, monitor financial data
and recommend solutions that will improve profitability.
Using different forecasting methods, estimate and upon approval,
execute the best possible future outcomes for the company.
Negotiate business deals on behalf of the company to ensure cost
Track business results, perform cost-benefit analyses, monitor
daily performance of all operations relative to the provision of
needed quality standards, and attain the targeted KPI metrics.
Build processes that meet our business objectives and ensure
Demonstrate great leadership skills and embrace the vision of the
company across all levels. Coaching, counseling and development of
operations team when applicable. Encourage participation and
Manage profit and expense activity, which includes sales,
inventory, fleet, staffing and customer acquisition and
Plan inventory and oversee current and future warehouse efficiency,
quality, safety, and standards alignment.
Manage the activities of designated external service providers,
contract maintenance, etc.
Provide management of all transportation logistics and route
Find ways to continually increase quality of customer service.
Ensure all customer interaction and service is performed in a
manner which consistently meets or exceeds customer expectations to
acquisition and retention.
Conduct all business with the highest of ethical and professional
Bilingual in Spanish a must with excellent communication skills in
English and Spanish.
Proven work experience as operations manager, logistics lead,
organizational effectiveness lead, or similar
Strong experience in managing teams and providing excellent
Experience budgeting and forecasting with a sharp analytical mind
with problem-solving aptitude.
Outstanding organizational skills with a self-directed approach and
able to work in a dynamic & evolving environment.
Ability to travel to Mexico (when it is safe to do so again).
Key Competencies: integrity, problem solving, conflict management,
time management, customer focus, timely decision making, motivating
and directing others, drive for results.
Bachelors degree in business, logistics or related work
Six to ten years of operations management experience in a
fast-paced and growing environment, preferably infood
No agency or third-party candidates will be considered for this
position. No phone calls please. To apply for this position, please
submit a cover letter and resume, in a Word or PDF format to
Keywords: People Performance Resources, Plano , Bilingual Logistics Specialist, Other , Plano, Texas
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