Position:  Sr. Logistics Specialist
Location:  Fort Washington, PA
Job Id:  107
# of Openings:  1

Sr. Logistics Specialist

The Sofidel Group is one of the leading manufacturers of paper for hygienic and domestic use worldwide. Established in 1966, the Group has subsidiaries in 13 countries – Italy, Spain, the UK, France, Belgium, Germany, Sweden, Poland, Hungary, Greece, Romania, Turkey and the USA - with more than 6,000 employees.

The North American Headquarters for Sofidel America is in Fort Washington, Pennsylvania with additional plants operating in six states (Florida, Wisconsin, Nevada, Oklahoma, Ohio, and Mississippi) as a tissue paper manufacturer for Consumer and Away-from-Home products.

We are currently looking for a Sr. Logistics Specialist for our Fort Washington, PA office.

The Sr. Logistics Specialist is responsible for assisting the Logistics Director in leading an efficient, effective transportation department providing exceptional service to both internal and external customers.

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Support Logistics Director in identifying and developing possible alternative logistic solutions.
  • Supports the Logistics Director in creating and developing contacts with the clients and suppliers’ Shipping and Logistics Offices.
  • Supports the Logistics Director USA in the negotiations with logistic service suppliers in case of need and arrange the related contracts.
  • Supports the Logistics Director in the creation of the logistics budget and assists with management.
  • Collaborates with the Production Planning organizational units and the Group Internal Logistics Process Manager for the best possible warehouses management of finished products and external depots.
  • Collaborates with the peripheral offices and the Group Logistics Dept so as to optimize logistic costs, guaranteeing service quality.
  • Analyzes data related to logistic costs in order to identify possible deviations and/or anomalies and report to manager.
  • Calculates the estimates for the logistic costs of new products.
  • In collaboration with Production Planning Dept., seek the optimization of logistic costs for the products allocation.
  • Calculates and controls the service level and disseminates the resulting data to the appropriate departments. Creates monthly reports, analyses data and distributes to the relevant offices with suggested improvement activities.


Education :

  • Bachelor’s Degree required.
  • Degree in the field of Logistics, Supply Chain, or Business is preferred.


  • 3+ years’ experience within a Logistics role is required.
  • Strong communication skills both verbal and written.


  • Knowledge of SAP is preferred.
  • Project Management/Coordination experience is preferred.

Benefits :

  • Competitive Salary
  • Medical Benefits
  • PTO & Vacation
  • 401K
  • Career Advancement

Equal Opportunity Employer Statement:

Sofidel America is an equal opportunity employer.

Sofidel America is committed to the spirit and letter of all federal, state, and local laws and regulations pertaining to equal opportunity. In order to provide equal employment and advancement opportunities to all applicants, employment decision at the company will be based on merit, qualifications, and abilities. The company does not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, genetic information, or other protected status. This policy extends to all terms, conditions and privileges of employment, as well as the use of all Sofidel America facilities. 


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