Salary Range:$130,000.00 - $150,000.00

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Position Responsibilities:
Reporting to the Sr. Director for one of the world’s most well-respected International logistics organizations providing global air & ocean freight forwarding, contract logistics, express services, customs brokerage and supply chain solutions. Our client carries a prestigious “Top Employer” certification (both globally and for the USA) which attests to their best-in-class efforts in fostering a positive work environment and encouraging personal and professional development among employees.

The Ocean Import Manager will be responsible for the end-to-end performance and profitability of the Newark Ocean Freight Import product team of 35+ staff including Operations and Customer Service. This role drives performance of the team while ensuring quality and regulatory compliance.

Background Required:
  • Freight forwarding experience (6+ yrs)
  • Staff management (15+ employees)
  • Ability to develop, coach, train and mentor staff to success
  • Excellent knowledge of Ocean imports
  • P & L including budgeting, forecasting & reporting
  • Established standard operating procedures & metrics
  • Business plan preparation and implementation
  • Computer literate: Microsoft Excel, Word, PowerPoint & Outlook
  • Residence: Newark, NJ (relocation assistance provided)
Background Preferred (but not required):
  • Cargowise One
  • Hazmat / Dangerous Goods experience
  • Education: Bachelor’s degree
Other Essential Abilities and Skills:
  • Excellent written & verbal communication skills
  • Build effective internal & external relationships
  • Excellent organizational & prioritization skills
  • Team player

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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