- 10 years transportation operations or procurement and Transportation Management experience.
· Bachelor or MBA Degree in Transportation, Logistics, or Business related preferred
· 10-15 years prior transportation management experience, TMS expertise preferred
· 4-6 years retail transportation experience a plus
· Specialized transportation expertise with insurance requirements, claims, hazardous materials, food transport, trailer leasing, and fleet management
· 5 years manager level experience.
· Transportation insurance and claims experience.
· Must possess excellent written and oral communication skills and be able to communicate with all levels and departments both within and outside the company.
· Logistics background within retail industry.
· Working knowledge of MS Windows, Word, Excel, and Access
· Skillful negotiator
· Experience with hands-on utilization of current supply-chain software applications and systems