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Logistics Coordinator


Who we are:

LANXESS is a leading specialty chemicals company with sales of EUR 6.8 billion in 2019 and about 14,300 employees in 33 countries. The company is currently represented at 60+ production sites worldwide. The core business of LANXESS is the development, manufacturing and marketing of chemical intermediates, additives, specialty chemicals and plastics.

LANXESS is listed in the leading sustainability indices Dow Jones Sustainability Index (DJSI World) and FTSE4Good. 

In the United States, LANXESS employs more than 2,000 people at 21 locations in 10 states.  

What we can offer you:
LANXESS is a young company with strong roots! We derive our strength from global presence, management excellence and most importantly our people! Our employees are the pillars of our success.
We offer exciting career opportunities regionally as well as internationally, educational assistance programs, competitive pay and benefits, language training programs, and many other personal and professional development programs that are a part of our vision and values that drive our ongoing success.


Job Highlights

  • Monitor and track all domestic and/or international shipments to assure “On Time Delivery” of all product
  • Ensuring shipping and related documentation are in compliance with regulatory before issuing
  • Generate shipping documents including BOL, Commercial, Pro forma invoices, and SDS
  • Transact inventory receipts and dispatches to and from domestic inventory locations as shipped
  • Monitor and communicate discrepancies regarding logistics policies and procedures around customer deliveries and special requirements
  • Scheduling outbound traffic
  • Ensure proper resolution to shipping damages, including product replacement, incident handling and escalation to appropriate departments
  • Analyze delivery costs and customer ordering patterns, request quotes from Odyssey or Freight Forwarder for customer service or sales if requested, obtain carrier routes to be added to master data for new customer locations if noted
  • Understand / utilize effective problem solving and root cause analysis as needed


  • College degree preferred (Associates or Bachelors); years of experience in logistics related field may be considered
  • 3-5 years previous customer service and/or logistics experience preferred.
  • Basic knowledge of trucking/logistics methods, terms, and practices a plus
  • Ability to interact and communicate effectively over-the-phone, through e-mail and face to face.
  • Ability to recognize when action is necessary and to implement the required actions within a reasonable time.
  • Ability to prioritize workflow in order to use time effectively.
  • Ability to perform mathematical calculations in order to calculate weights for posts goods issues. 
  • Ability to use discretion and good judgment.
  • Good working knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel and Outlook.


What we offer you:

  • Compensation: We offer competitive compensation packages, inclusive of a global bonus program and an individual performance bonus program.
  • Comprehensive Benefits: We provide a variety of benefits to support your financial security, health and wellbeing including retirement plans, health programs, life insurance and medical care.
  • Work-Life & Flexibility: We support you in maintaining a balance between working hours and personal life. With our global “Xwork” program, we offer flexible working arrangements in all countries in which we operate.
  • Training & Development: We are committed to your professional and personal development and encourage you in the ongoing pursuit of education, training and knowledge through both formal and informal learning .


Diversity: LANXESS is an Equal Opportunity Employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, veteran status or disability.

Join the LANXESS team!

Must include a resume.


Requisition ID:  1819

El Dorado, AR, US, 71730

Nearest Major Market: El Dorado

Job Segment: Logistics, Materials Science, Chemical Engineer, Law, Supply, Operations, Science, Engineering, Legal

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