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Transportation/Logistics Coordinator


Who we are:

LANXESS is a leading specialty chemicals company with sales of EUR 7.6 billion in 2021 and about 14,900 employees in 33 countries. 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 Europe) and FTSE4Good. 

In the United States, LANXESS employs more than 2,000 people at 25 locations in 11 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 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
  • Transact inventory receipts and dispatches to and from domestic inventory locations as shipped
  • Work in cross functional team to ensure timely and proper inventory transactions
  • Monitor and communicate discrepancies regarding logistics policies and procedures around customer deliveries and special requirements
  • Scheduling outbound traffic
  • Provide backup support – Shipping / Receiving / Inventory control functions
  • Request quotes from Odyssey or Livingston for customer service or sales if requested
  • Understand / utilize effective problem solving and root cause analysis as needed
  • Contribute to the company’s overall strategic direction and goals
  • Show initiative and make suggestions for process improvement


o    3-5 years of relevant experience in the transportation/logistics industry. College degree (Associate's or Bachelor's) is preferred.
o    Basic knowledge of trucking/logistics methods, terms, and practices.
o    Ability to interact and communicate effectively over-the-phone, through e-mail and face to face.
o    Ability to recognize when action is necessary and to implement the required actions promptly.
o    Ability to prioritize workflow in order to use time effectively.
o    Ability to perform mathematical calculations in order to calculate weights for posts goods issues.  
o    Ability to use discretion and good judgment.
o    Strong 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:  3562

El Dorado, AR, US, 71730

Work Arrangement:  Onsite

Nearest Major Market: El Dorado

Job Segment: Logistics, Supply Chain Manager, Shipping and Receiving, Supply Chain, Compliance, Operations, Legal

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