Transportation Manager

North Andover, MA 01845

Posted: 02/07/2019 Category: Other Area(s) Job Number: 24743

RESPONSIBILITIES AND DUTIES:
  • Manage Transportation budget and monthly costs analysis.
  • Oversee all aspects of the freight invoice review and approval process.
  • Develop and implement cost savings initiatives.
  • Build strong carrier relationships, develop communications and coordination.
  • Build carrier service performance KPIs metrics, provide carrier performance feedback and ensures KPIs are met or exceeded while providing ad hoc reporting and analysis for senior management as needed.
  • Stay in tune with freight practices and procedures and provide recommendations to improve based on changing market or network conditions.
  • Ensure compliance with all external regulatory requirements and with policies and practices.
  • Develop strong relationships with internal customers.

EDUCATION:
  • Bachelor’ s degree in supply chain, logistics, operations, or similar field. Masters preferred.

MANAGEMENT:
  • Manage freight coordinators.

QUALIFICATIONS:
  • 10+ years transportation experience.
  • Experience with implementing and using Transportation Management Systems.
  • Performance Management.
  • Skillful negotiator
  • Data-driven and process-driven approach to transportation.
  • Critical thinker and problem solver.
  • Strong analytical, organizational and presentation skills.
  • Excellent communication, project management, and relationship building skills.

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS
  • While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently required to walk, talk, and/or hear.
  • The employee is occasionally required to stand, sit, and use hands to finger, handle, or feel.
  • The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds.
  • Specific vision abilities required by this job include: close vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus.
For more information on this position, please contact our office at 877-782-3334.

 

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