Salary Range:$175,000.00 - $185,000.00

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Position Responsibilities:
Reporting to the Regional Manager for one of the world's leading providers of integrated logistics services offering freight management, customs brokerage, logistics and distribution services with revenues of over $5 billion.
The Branch Manager is responsible for the Houston facility of 50,000 square feet, $60 million annual revenue & supervision of 80 personnel. Directs and coordinates activities of the branch to obtain optimum efficiency and excellence of operations, maximize profits and create & maintain a positive work environment. The Branch Manager is responsible for the operational and financial results of the branch with complete P&L responsibility. The major role is one of business leadership, both for the sales and operational organization. The main goals of the Branch Manager are to ensure profitable growth while driving operational excellence and ensuring customer satisfaction.

Background Required:
  • International Freight Forwarding (10 years)
  • Branch operations management
  • Multimodal: air/ocean, import/export, TL & LTL
  • Warehousing
  • Commercial/Sales leadership
  • Strong knowledge of the Houston Oil & Gas, Projects & Chemical Verticals
  • P/L management including budgeting & forecasting
  • Experience using visibility tools: TMS / WMS
  • Established standard operating procedures & metrics
  • Computer literate: Microsoft Excel, Access, Word, PowerPoint, & Outlook
  • Education: Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience
  • Residence: Greater Houston area
Background Preferred (but not required):
  • Experience with CargoWise
  • Bi-Lingual: English & Spanish / French
  • Advanced Degree: MBA
Other Essential Abilities and Skills:
  • Leadership
  • Negotiations
  • Excellent written and verbal communication
  • Ability to work within a multicultural matrix environment

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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