Transportation Coordinator

Vineland, New Jersey, United States
Closing date
26 Apr 2023

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At Burberry, we believe creativity opens spaces. Our purpose is to unlock the power of imagination to push boundaries and open new possibilities for our people, our customers and our communities. This is the core belief that has guided Burberry since it was founded in 1856 and is central to how we operate as a company today.

We aim to provide an environment for creative minds from different backgrounds to thrive, bringing a wide range of skills and experiences to everything we do. As a purposeful, values-driven brand, we are committed to being a force for good in the world as well, creating the next generation of sustainable luxury for customers, driving industry change and championing our communities.


The primary purpose of this role is to support the Inbound/Transportation operation by managing the incoming freight, minimizing delays and meet SLAs. To collect and analyse transportation information and prepare monthly reports and PowerPoints.

This position also includes management of Coordinating special shipment projects with multiple divisions within Burberry.

To assist the Secondary Transportation team in Cost control & Carrier Performance; Cost Simulation & Budget; proactively analyse, propose and drive alternatives for the creation of productivity options and processes re-engineering within Transportation; Data analysis and maintenance.


Distribution Center

Customer Operations

3PL / Carriers / Implants / Third Party Carriers

Customs Broker


Communicate with external vendors and internal customers.

Follow up and follow through with discrepancies on shipments.

Review manifest to ensure minimal delivery delays.

Work with Customs Broker to clear issues

Create customs-related documents for ad-hoc shipments.

Run reports to review the shipments pending goods receipt and investigate the cause of delay

Collect and compile transportation data

Generate monthly reports

Work with carriers to obtain the best cost and service on nonproduct shipments

Manage nonproduct shipments from origin to destination

Carrier Claims



Fluency in one or more foreign languages is an asset

Advanced excel/numerical and analytical skills

Highly proficient in MS Office applications

Shipping and Logistics

Working knowledge of SAP


Above 5 years logistics experience preferably in all Mode of Transportation (Sea/Road and air freight)

Retail/ 3PL- 4PL industry experience preferred - Export of CITES regulated goods is a plus

International trade and shipping experience

Multi channel experience desirable

Strong analytical skills required

Working knowledge of SAP


Cost Per Unit

Transit Times

SLA improvements

Budget Compliance


Burberry is an Equal Opportunities Employer and as such, treats all applications equally and recruits purely on the basis of skills and experience.

Posting Notes: USA || New Jersey (US-NJ) || Vineland || WAREHOUSE DISTRIBUTION || HUB - NON DIGITAL || n/a ||


Founded in 1856, Burberry today remains quintessentially British, with outerwear at its core. Digital luxury positioning and intensive focus on design innovation, quality and heritage icons of the trench coat, trademark check and Prorsum knight, ensure continued brand purity and relevance globally across genders and generations.

At Burberry, every individual, every team and every function, shares an incredible passion for the brand and is guided by a ‘brand-first’ mind-set. Decisions are evaluated through the lens of the long-term health and vitality of the Burberry brand.

Burberry believes that in order to be a great brand it must also be a great company. Inspired by three Core Values - Protect, Explore, Inspire - rooted in the brand’s heritage and continually informing its guiding principles, Burberry leverages its compassionate and creative thinking culture to continually innovate and drive the brand forward.


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