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Career and Education Opportunities for Shipping Receiving Managers

In general, shipping receiving managers plan, direct, and coordinate the storage and distribution operations within an organization or the activities of organizations that are engaged in storing and distributing materials and products.

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JOB DESCRIPTION: Shipping Receiving Manager

Shipping receiving managers supervise the efforts of staff working on receiving and shipping products or materials. They also interview and train warehouse and supervisory personnel. Equally important, shipping receiving managers have to design and document standard and emergency operating processes for receiving or salvaging products or materials. They are often called upon to respond to customers' or shippers' questions and complaints regarding storage and distribution services. They are expected to ready and oversee departmental budgets. Finally, shipping receiving managers manage storage facilities when required.

Every day, shipping receiving managers are expected to be able to listen to and understand others in meetings. They need to articulate ideas and problems.