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Logistics Specialist

Wayne, New Jersey, United States
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27 Mar 2023

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The Logistics & Trade Compliance Specialist is a hybrid role responsible for support and maintenance of logistics and trade compliance policies, as well as coordination with brand partners, external transportation, and compliance carriers to facilitate accurate and timely management of inbound freight and outbound order fulfillment. The specialist will facilitate subcontractor activities, review proposals, and create performance reports.

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KERING Logistics & Trade Compliance Specialist

Job Family: Logistics

Job Title: Logistics & Trade Compliance Specialist

Location: Wayne, NJ

A global Luxury group, Kering manages the development of a series of renowned Maisons in Fashion, Leather Goods, Jewelry and Watches: Gucci, Saint Laurent, Bottega Veneta, Balenciaga, Alexander McQueen, Brioni, Boucheron, Pomellato, Dodo, Qeelin, as well as Kering Eyewear. By placing creativity at the heart of its strategy, Kering enables its Maisons to set new limits in terms of their creative expression while crafting tomorrow's Luxury in a sustainable and responsible way. We capture these beliefs in our signature: "Empowering Imagination."

  • Coordinate paperwork and documentation necessary to comply with Harmonized Tariff Schedule and US Customs & Border Protection regulations
  • Create and manage daily KPIs to ensure the efficient management of external Transportation & Trade Compliance partners
  • Follow-up with key partners and suppliers to request feedback, updates, as well as escalate any major delays or issues to ensure brand targets are met within Retail, Wholesale and Ecommerce operations
  • Communicate to corporate teams and brand partners of any relevant information including but not limited to system issues, major delays and claims occurrences
  • Partner with key partners to ensure brand targets including but limited to lead-time and budget are met and adhered to
  • Lead projects to ensure business continuity, process improvement and cost-savings of transportation flows
  • Review, troubleshoot and resolve problems as well as implement new processes within transportation & compliance flows
  • Document and track issues through to resolution
  • Provide general support to stores and maintain metric of discrepancies for resolution, follow up and continued improvement
  • Email communication: Heavy volume of email communications with the expectation to review and execute with respect to Vendor, Logistics and Retail operations.

  • Bachelor's Degree; Logistics or Supply Chain Management concentration a plus
  • 2-3 years related experience in Supply Chain or Logistics role
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal, with the ability to communicate effectively with internal and external stakeholders at all levels of seniority
  • Proactive problem solver with the ability to independently deep dive into issues, analyze and identify solutions
  • Ability to multi-task and effectively plan and execute strategies within tight deadlines
  • Attention to detail a must
  • Proficient in MS Office Software; Microsoft PowerBI or SQL a plus

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Full time

Kering Americas Inc.


A world leader in apparel and accessories, Kering develops an ensemble of powerful Luxury and Sport & Lifestyle brands. By ‘empowering imagination’ in the fullest sense, Kering encourages its brands to reach their potential, in the most sustainable manner. Present in more than 120 countries, the Group generated revenues of more than €11.5 billion in 2015 and had more than 38,000 employees at year end.

Talent is craftsmanship that is born when creative geniuses and artisans collaborate. Luxury talent at Kering is about having a bold vision which empowers confidence and creates beauty.

Kering empowers its employees to fulfil their potential and creativity by fostering their skills and performance in the most imaginative and sustainable manner for the long term.

Talent is the energy that powers our Group.

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