Location:
OR

Salary Range:$125,000.00 - $150,000.00


Position Id:
17668

Position Responsibilities:
Reporting to the VP Global Forwarding for a people-oriented and technology-driven global supply chain and logistics provider. As a nationally recognized Top Workplace and Inc. 5000 fastest-growing company, our client is passionate about connecting people, businesses, and goods through tailored services for shippers and carriers.

The Director International is responsible for overseeing our client’s International global forwarding operations. This position will manage a staff which includes global operators handling quotes, customer service, import/export for ocean and air freight. Will be responsible to ensure that company policies and procedures for International operations are fully executed in accordance with overall strategic goals. The VP International Operations will be a key member of our client’s senior management team and will be tasked with building a world-class operations team, motivating, and leading staff while optimizing costs, increasing revenues and improving profitability.

Background Required:
  • International freight forwarding experience (10+ years)
  • Staff management, training & development (10+ employees)
  • P/L management including budgeting & forecasting
  • Strong knowledge of ocean freight (FCL, LCL, consolidation)
  • Familiar with forwarding / transportation technology
  • Established standard operating procedures & metrics
  • Computer systems: Microsoft Excel, Access, Word, PowerPoint, & Outlook
  • Residence: Commutable to Dallas, Oregon (will relocate)
Background Preferred (but not required):
  • Education: Associate’s or bachelor’s degree
  • Experience with CargoWise
  • Knowledge of air freight import & export processes
  • Basic knowledge of customs brokerage processes
  • Domestic freight forwarding
Other Essential Abilities and Skills:
  • Excellent leadership skills
  • Excellent written & verbal communication
  • Continuous improvement mindset

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

Contact:
Practice Director: Linda Marmash
Freight Forwarding Transportation

Lmarmash@GlobalESG.com
330.664.9400, ext.129

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