American Cruise Lines

  • Purchasing & Logistics Assistant

    Job Locations US-MD-Salisbury
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  • Overview

    We are an expanding company seeking an enthusiastic Purchasing & Logistics Assistant to work in our office located on the lower Eastern Shore.  Our modern fleet of small ships provides guests an exceptional, personalized cruising experience with intimate access to America's most iconic and historic cruise destination. This position will involve replenishing hotel supplies to our ships across the United States.

    The Purchasing & Logistics Assistant will have excellent written and verbal communication and organizational skills while being able to work at a fast pace. An ideal candidate will have strong computer skills and experience with Microsoft Excel, Word and Outlook. Knowledge of shipping methods including UPS, FedEx & LTL is a plus. The Purchasing & Logistics Assistant will be responsible for managing the daily requests of the fleet through each node of the supply chain. This is a great opportunity for a recent college graduate.


    Job responsibilities include but are not limited to:

    • Create purchase orders and develop vendor relationships
    • Source and quote new product inquiries
    • Track and confirm delivery of orders and shipments to vessels
    • Package and ship warehouse inventory while maintaining par levels
    • Generate inventory & shipping reports; update shipping logs
    • Create shipping lists, packing slips, shipping labels & other documentation


    Job requirements:

    • Valid driver’s license and a clean driving record
    • Pre-employment Drug Test, Enrollment in company drug consortium
    • Proficient knowledge of Microsoft Excel, Word and Outlook
    • Strong organizational and communication skills; detail oriented
    • Ability to lift 50 lbs.                         

    NOTE: Please reply to this posting and include a cover letter and resume



    American Cruise Lines is the largest U.S. cruise company and operates the newest fleet of riverboats and small cruise ships around the country. Our people make the difference. We recognize that our employees have made, and will keep us America's leading river cruise specialist. Our philosophy for success is simple; hire talented people then provide training, support systems and motivation so you will thrive.




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