Northern NJ area

Salary Range:$85,000.00 - $100,000.00

Position Id:

Position Responsibilities:
Reporting to the Managing Director of a global freight forwarder headquartered in New Jersey, our client has been serving the logistics industry for 20+ years. Their services include Air Freight, Ocean Freight, Land Freight, Warehousing, Brokerage & Project Cargo, handling over 20,000 shipments annually for a growing list of customers worldwide.
The Director of Warehouse Services is responsible for leading the coordination and execution of shipping, warehouse, fulfillment, and other supply chain functions managed over multiple warehouses including single client distribution and fulfillment warehouse operations. Will manage a team of 35 with 3 direct reports ensuring organizational standards are met and will develop, maintain, and improve internal and external KPI requirements. The Director will provide site safety leadership to include facility compliance with corporate safety standards, improving safety practices and performance to facilitate a work environment that supports a healthy culture and strong morale.

Background Required:
  • Warehouse and/or distribution management (8+ years)
  • Staff management within a warehouse or 3PL facility
  • Knowledge of value-added services
  • Performance standards and KPI metric development
  • Strong understanding of WMS and EDI systems
  • Safety program compliance (OSHA, Compliance Programs)
  • Computer literate: Microsoft Office (Excel, Word & Power Point)
  • Education: High School Diploma minimum
  • Residence: Northern NJ area
Background Preferred (but not required):
  • Cargowise
  • Understanding of Six Sigma principles, 5S standards or Kaizen
  • Multimodal transportation (Ocean, Air, Import, Export, TL, LTL)
  • Bi-lingual: English & Spanish
Other Essential Abilities and Skills:
  • Excellent communications skills (verbal & written)
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment
  • Demonstrated leadership ability
  • 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.

Practice Director: Linda Marmash
Freight Forwarding Transportation

330.664.9400, ext. 129

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