Logistics Coordinator
Description

About Tovala

We're Tovala, a food-tech company completely reinventing home cooking to save consumers time. Through an innovative combination of hardware, software, and food, we give our customers a way to enjoy really good, good-for-you meals without sacrificing time to do whatever matters to them. We've amassed a loyal, rapidly growing following in just a few years, radically changing the day-to-day lives of people across the country and successfully creating a new model for the food industry. We're looking for great people to join our team of hard-working, food-loving nerds.


About the Role

We’re looking for a Logistics Coordinator to join our team on a full-time basis. In this role you will help manage freight schedules and build carrier relationships. You will play a critical role in overseeing daily load activities, ensure timely deliveries, and increase customer satisfaction.


Responsibilities

  • Build and maintain carrier relationships in order to secure truckloads on a weekly basis
  • Manage shipment activities (small parcel, Less than truckload, and full truckload shipments), resolve issues to ensure pickups and deliveries are on time
  • Track shipment statuses and report to relevant teams on any potential issues
  • Quickly and proactively resolve problems that may arise while a load is in transit
  • Communicate with and provide support to teams at each of our production facilities


Requirements

Qualifications:

  • Associates degree with a minimum of 2 years of related experience.  
  • Microsoft tools (Excel, Word), and Google Suite tools.
  • You are a very organized person with attention to detail.
  • You feel comfortable learning new processes, procedures, and operational functions, but know when to ask for support.
  • You can pivot and adapt to change quickly. When faced with multiple priorities, you remain calm and collected.
  • You communicate well, both verbally and in writing.
  • You're interested in startups and excited to work in a fast-paced environment.

Perks of being a Tovala employee

  • Comprehensive healthcare coverage
  • Paid time off that you're encouraged to take
  • Transportation/health savings accounts
  • A free Tovala Smart Oven and discounted Tovala Meals