Are you interested in growing your career within logistics/distribution? Our client is in growth mode and is in need of strategically focused logistic manager. A strong leader that has experience in contract negotiation and small parcel shipping. If you are looking for a local growing company with a strong culture, this may just be the role for you!
- Develop and implement freight and network strategies to achieve optimum cost and service goals.
- Provide leadership, direction, and execution of the global strategic plan and for Logistics and Transportation department.
- Proactively engage with supply chain and business leaders, employees, suppliers, and carriers to achieve quality, service, and cost for Transportation programs.
- Negotiates and manages any direct contracts for logistics and freight.
- Supports a fast growing business and make recommendations to improve efficiency, productivity and quality.
- Produce various periodic and ad hoc reports including weekly freight tracking, cost/package, cost/lb., cost/mode reports.
Desired Skills and Experience
- Bachelor’s degree from a four-year college or university.
- Minimum of 5 years’ experience in strategic logistics or supply chain.
- Creative thinker with strong analytical, problem solving and critical reasoning skills
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