Branch Manager-ORD


Salary Range:$180,000.00 - $190,000.00

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Position Responsibilities:
Reporting to the VP of US Operations for one of the world's leading providers of integrated logistics services offering freight forwarding, customs brokerage, logistics and distribution.
Responsible to direct the overall sales, operations and administration of the Chicago and Minneapolis facilities including a staff of 85 individuals and a P&L of $90M including a 100,000 sq./ft. warehouse. Primary responsibility is to build a world-class sales and operations team at branch, motivating and leading staff while optimizing costs, increasing revenues and improving profitability.

Background Required:
  • Working for an International Freight Forwarder (10 years)
  • Branch Management
  • P & L including Budgeting, Forecasting & Reporting
  • Sales Management
  • Multimodal (Ocean, Air, Import, Export & Domestic Transportation)
  • Knowledge of greater Midwest markets
  • Established standard operating procedures & metrics
  • Business plan preparation and implementation
  • Computer literate – Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook
  • Education: BA or BS Degree
  • Residence: Greater Chicago market
Background Preferred (but not required):
  • Warehouse management
  • Regional Management of multiple branches
  • Customs Brokerage management
  • Education: Advanced degree
Other Essential Abilities and Skills:
  • Ability to motivate people through collaborative skills
  • Excellent customer service
  • Negotiations
  • Excellent communication skills (verbal and written)

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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