Logistics Manager

Logistics Manager

Our client, an emerging global leader in the supply of lime and limestone products has an immediate opportunity for a Logistics Manager. Become a member of a dynamic team with opportunities for those who exhibit a desire to continually improve skill sets and gain experience.

The Logistics Manager will direct and manage the company's logistics network in North America with a focus on the movement of finished products to customers and terminals. This role will also directly support initiatives directed at market growth and raw material supply.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

• Provide strategic leadership and processes that result in enhanced profitability for the company and a stronger competitive market position.
• Manage, enhance and apply a freight P&L and hold the organization accountable.
• Ensure product deliveries are performed in a timely manner and comply to client needs.
• Negotiate carrier rates and contract terms to provide maximum value.
• Introduce and maintain monitoring tools for the effective management of the freight network.
• Assess and recommend ideal shipping methods, routing and carriers to meet necessary parameters, specifications and costs.
• Develop and monitor KPI’s for the effective measurement of logistics performance.

QUALIFICATIONS:
• Undergraduate university degree in Business Administration or related field; an MBA is preferred.
• Minimum of ten years’ progressive experience in field logistics with a forward-thinking company.
• Self-directed, able to work effectively independently and as part of a team.
• Willing to travel greater than 30% of the time.

PLEASE APPLY OR FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION PLEASE CONTACT LARRY STAUFFER AT larry@specializedcareersearch.com
Date Posted
1/09/2020
Location
USA
Job Id
1581
Industry
Cement & Lime
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