Salary Range:$85,000.00 - $95,000.00

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Position Responsibilities:
Reporting to the Branch Manager for one of the world’s most well-respected International logistics organizations providing global air & ocean freight forwarding, contract logistics, express services, customs brokerage and supply chain solutions. Our client carries a prestigious “Top Employer” certification (both globally and for the USA) which attests to their best-in-class efforts in fostering a positive work environment and encouraging personal and professional development among employees.

The Air Freight Manager will manage and drive the performance of a team of Import / Export Specialists to ensure operations requirements are met and takes corrective actions in case of deviations from customer requirements. Is responsible for station air freight P&L and will act as a subject matter expert for air freight operations questions.

Background Required:
  • Freight forwarding experience (8+ yrs)
  • Excellent knowledge of air freight operations
  • Staff management or supervision (5+ yrs)
  • P & L including budgeting, forecasting & reporting
  • Develop and manage to KPI’s and metrics
  • Established standard operating procedures
  • Computer literate: Microsoft Excel, Word, PowerPoint & Outlook
  • Residence: greater Detroit, MI area
Background Preferred (but not required):
  • Cargowise One
  • Experience with union work force
  • Education: Bachelor’s degree
Other Essential Abilities and Skills:
  • Excellent written & verbal communication skills
  • Build effective internal & external relationships
  • Excellent organizational & prioritization skills
  • Team player

If you are interested in this opportunity but you’re not ready to apply, please email the Practice Leader provided below with your questions.

Practice Director: Linda Marmash
Freight Forwarding Transportation

330.664.9400, ext.129

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