Outbound Scheduler - $1000 Sign on Bonus in Marysville, OH at ScottsMiracle-Gro

Date Posted: 9/14/2020

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Job Description

Here at Scotts Miracle-Gro there is no such thing as a typical day.  Our culture is constantly energized by new and exciting growth opportunities and at a rapid pace.  Every Associate plays an important role in providing innovative solutions for today’s gardeners and growers and contributing new ideas to improve operations. In our company you need grit, it is what we were founded on over 150 years ago and is what keeps us growing. Regardless of your level in the organization there is a platform for your voice to be heard and the ability to influence change. Family, community and hard working values are weaved into all that we do. Come grow with us, where we develop and nurture the next generation of leaders. ​

We are looking for an Outbound Scheduler who will join our Marysville Chemical Plant team in Marysville, Ohio.

We are looking for someone that can coordinate and setup appointment times for outbound shipments from our Marysville facility.  This role will be responsible for contacting our customers and determining the delivery schedule that will allow us to fulfill our goals of delivering on time and in full.  You will be working within our SAP system and will be interacting with multiple TMS programs on a daily basis.

What you’ll do in this role:

  • Interact with Customer Service Representatives by phone or email at the customer’s location to determine appointment times necessary for on time delivery
  • Coordinate with carriers to determine who will be the best fit for each load
  • Monitor compliance to schedule and monitors carriers performance
  • Maintain a good working relationship with customers by responding to all inquiries and complaints regarding shipments in a courteous and efficient manner
  • Report customer feedback to management, including any sign of customer dissatisfaction
  • Perform all SAP transactions in the IM and WM modules
  • Perform all TMS (Transportation Management System) transactions both internally and externally for customers as required
  • Comply with housekeeping and safety rules
  • Other duties as required and assigned

What you’ll need to be successful:

  • Strong computers skills (Excel, Word, Google)
  • Basic understanding of distribution, transportation, and freight routing
  • Be able to prioritize multiple daily tasks with changing priorities and needs
  • Ability to adapt to a flexible work schedule, including overtime
  • Be willing to work weekends during peak season (November – June)

 Physical Qualifications:

  • Position entails prolonged and repetitive motion of standing, twisting, stooping, kneeling, squatting, bending, climbing, reaching overhead and arms/hands dexterity.
  • Ability to lift 70 pounds.

The perfect person will have:

  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • SAP and TMS experience a plus
  • Ability to work independently, handle adverse situations and problem solve
  • Excellent communication and etiquette (both verbal and written)
  • Effective use of calculator, fax, copier, printers and other general office equipment
  • Must possess the aptitude to make sound judgments in regards to associate safety
  • Follow all Safety Guidelines to ensure that all associates remain uninjured.

What we do for you (just to list a few cool ones):

  • Offer extremely competitive benefits including: Health, Dental and Vision coverage.
  • Onsite wellness center which includes: 2,400 sq. ft. fitness center, Walgreens pharmacy and Doctor’s office.
  • Unbelievable 401K match (up to 7.5%) and discounted stock purchasing program (15% discount).
  • Our commitment to diversity and inclusion includes four employee resource groups: Scotts Women’s Network, Scotts Black Employee Network, Scotts Veterans Network and Scotts Young Professionals.
  • Generous holiday and vacation days.

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Scotts is an EEO Employer, dedicated to a culturally diverse, drug free workplace.

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Notification to Agencies:

Please note that the Scotts Miracle-Gro company does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Master Service Agreement, and specific approval to submit resumes to an approved requisition, the Scotts Miracle-Gro company will not consider or approve payment regarding recruiter fees or referral compensations.