Shipping Coordinator in Toronto

at Spin Master Careers

Date Posted: 2/1/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Job Title:              Shipping Coordinator - 6 month contract

Reporting to:       Shipping Lead

Location:              Toronto

 



About Spin Master

 

Spin Master (TSX:TOY; www.spinmaster.com) is a leading global children's entertainment company that creates, designs, manufactures, licenses and markets a diversified portfolio of innovative toys, games, products and entertainment properties. We are best known for award-winning brands including Zoomer®, Bakugan®, Meccano®, and 2017 Toys of the Year Hatchimals®, Air Hogs® and PAW Patrol®. Since 2000, we have received 83 TIA Toy of The Year (TOTY) nominations with 25 wins across a variety of product categories, including 13 TOTY nominations for Innovative Toy of the Year, more than any of our competitors. To date, we have produced six television series, including 2007 success Bakugan Battle Brawlers and our current hit PAW Patrol, which is broadcast in over 160 countries and territories globally. Spin Master employs over 1,500 people globally with offices in Canada, United States, Mexico, France, Italy, United Kingdom, Slovakia, Poland, Germany, Sweden, the Netherlands, China, Hong Kong, Japan, Vietnam and Australia. Our mission is to Make Life More Fun with a vision to push the boundaries of innovation, creativity, and fun. From top leadership to new and veteran team members alike, everyone at Spin Master embodies our Core Values:

 

  • Creating innovative fun stuff
  • Ideas: no matter where they come from
  • Integrity always, no foolin’
  • Partnerships: being successful together
  • Entrepreneurial spirit
  • People having fun working and growing together
  • Driving results

 

Job Overview:

 

The individual will work closely with the Market Research Team and the Shipping Lead, assisting with in home toy testing (FEP) needs. This is a great position for someone who is high energy,  has proficient computer skills and has experience with organization and multi-tasking. No direct job experience is required – this could be a great opportunity for a university student looking to get some experience in a CPG/manufacturing company.

This opportunity is for a 6 month contract.

  

Job Responsibilities:

 

SHIPPING REQUIREMENTS (approximately 20 hours a week)

  • Daily intake, distribution and processing of post - receiving mail and post packages, sorting by dept. and floor, for delivery.
  • Courier shipping and receiving
  • Liaising with LA Logistics/Customs team, working with LA logistics team in dealing with and organizing shipping globally, troubleshooting customs issues and general support.
  • Global business card mock ups, revision and ordering company wide.
  • Order and price compare supply and stationary orders for the Toronto office.
  • General shipping support and troubleshooting shipper and accounts.
  • General support covering off any issues with facilities that they require from Shipping Coordinator.

 

FEP TESTING REQUIREMENTS (approximately 10 hours a week)

  • Prepare shipping labels for each project
  • Receive shipments
  • Unpack toys
  • Order boxes
  • Repack toys individually with necessary correspondence
  • Assist with shipping boxes
  • Tearing down boxes, keeping the area neat and tidy and efficiently organized

 

DATA ADMINISTRATIVE WORK (approximately 5 hours a week)

  • Updating databases – reading research reports and taking the scores in those reports and inputting them into the proper fields
    • Update FEP database (inputting scores into a pre-existing excel database)
    • Update Research test database (inputting scores into a pre-existing excel database)
  • Upload all research reports
  • Spreadsheet management and document updating for ongoing reporting needs

Job Requirements

Qualifications:

 

  • Lifting boxes up to 75 lbs and repetitive movements
  • Experience with Microsoft Office
  • Able to multitask and work under deadlines
  • Able to follow instructions and work independently
  • Data processing would be asset

  

All Internal applications / referrals, please contact your Talent Acquisition Specialist @ Spin Master.

 

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We do appreciate all interest; however only those selected for interview will be contacted.