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Logistics Specialist

Apply Now Location: 8400 89th Ave N, Brooklyn Park, Minnesota, United States, 55445; job id: R0000233194
job family: Printing Services
schedule: Full time

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As a Fortune 50 company with more than 350,000 team members worldwide, Target is an iconic brand and one of America's leading retailers.

Working at Target means the opportunity to help all families discover the joy of everyday life. Caring for our communities is woven into who we are, and we invest in the places we collectively live, work and play. We prioritize relationships, fuel and develop talent by creating growth opportunities, and succeed as one Target team. At our core, our purpose is ingrained in who we are, what we value, and how we work. It’s how we care, grow, and win together.

Fueling the continued success of one of the world’s most beloved and recognized brands is a distinctly capable, creative and innovative Marketing organization. Target Marketing is well known for inspiring and surprising guests, and we pride ourselves on connecting them to the products and experiences they expect and deserve from Target. We study our guests to discover new needs and insights, and then craft every interaction to build brand love. We are market experts who insist on a clear and cohesive understanding of our business objectives, guest segments and behaviors, strategies and tactics, overcoming obstacles and measuring success. Our commitment to partnering both internally and with external agencies gives us a wide range of capabilities, from award-winning creative work to exciting and unique promotional marketing. Leveraging our collective assets and fostering a healthy, supportive and open team culture, we deliver a holistically gratifying experience that guests can only get at Target.

A role with Target Printing Services means that you’ll be part of a team that leads Target’s Value communication strategy and brings holistic promotional and value stories to life for Target’s guests. The Manager of Printing Services has a broad range of responsibilities including file processing, execution, production and quality assurance. 

As a Logistics Specialist, you will… Prepare product for shipment and coordinate all shipments leaving the manufacturing site and Target Printing Services.  Enter all shipments into computer system enabling accurate tracking of all shipped product.  Receive product in at our dock while verifying orders were shipped correctly by our vendors. Manage inventory in computerized inventory system, including receipts, adjustments and returns to inventory.  Coordinate shipments traveling via company trucks to ensure on time deliveries and track critical items shipped per customer request.  Maintain warehouse racking system, forklifts, and powered pallet jack equipment. Model safe behavior adhering to all safety protocol. Communicate via email, phone, face to face, with internal customers and vendors regarding their shipments and our requirements, follow up with urgency to troubleshoot issues as they arise and bring resolution. Be a team player with a positive can-do attitude every day, willing to flex in task per the daily workload to support the business. Perform all other tasks as assigned by the Shipping Manager.

Core responsibilities of this job are described within this job description. Job duties may change at any time due to business needs.

About you:

  • Excellent organizational skills, team player

  • Possess ability to work in fast paced environment with strict deadlines

  • Professionally and effectively communicate via email and telephone to vendors, partners and customers

  • Excellent problem solving and customer service skills

  • Excellent computer and Microsoft Office skills required- Access, Excel, Office, and Word.  Knowledge of data merging and imports is a plus

  • Ability to lift 50 pounds

  • Ability to safely operate hydraulic lift equipment

  • Self-starter, able to work with minimal supervision

  • Previous experience working in a shipping/receiving or warehouse setting preferred.

Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA)

Target will provide reasonable accommodations (such as a qualified sign language interpreter or other personal assistance) with the application process upon your request as required to comply with applicable laws. If you have a disability and require assistance in this application process, please visit your nearest Target store or Distribution Center or reach out to Guest Services at 1-800-440-0680 for additional information.

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