A logistics management specialist provides logistical support for their organization, ensuring that all related operations are on track; these operations may include coordinating the shipment and delivery of goods and keeping track of inventory, among others. The logistics management specialist must have good bookkeeping skills, as keeping logs and creating reports are generally required for this position. When the specialist's company directly manufactures goods, the logistics management specialist must oversee the various steps of their creation; when operations are not running as they should, the specialist must ensure corrections are made.
Logistics Management Specialist Tasks
Determine technical needs and certifications, and communicate to enable on-time execution of tasks.
Assess life cycle and supportability of materials and logistics, including analysis of maintenance needs.
Develop, analyze and execute logistical plans, support, and documentation.
Assess ordering, tracking, delivery dates, and shipping requirements for on-time delivery.