Salary Range:$80,000.00 - $120,000.00

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Position Responsibilities:
Reporting to the Branch Manager for a global, independent freight forwarder and logistics provider with 7 branch offices and an extensive network of 75 partners throughout 28 countries around the world.
Co-directs with the Branch Manager overall sales, operations and administration of the Houston branch and its region including staffing, P/L ownership and office & warehouse management. Primary responsibility is to deploy a branch strategy to include hiring, training, and developing a talented team, establishing, and overseeing operating procedures, and providing monthly reports. This individual will represent the Houston market to other organization’s stakeholders and work closely with the leadership team to develop a regional growth strategy with a potential for role expansion in the future.

Background Required:
  • Working for an International Freight Forwarder (10 years)
  • Team Management (3 years, 7+ staff)
  • P & L including Budgeting, Forecasting & Reporting
  • Multimodal (Ocean, Air, Import, Export & Domestic Transportation)
  • Knowledge of greater Houston market
  • Established standard operating procedures & metrics
  • Business plan preparation and implementation
  • Negotiation and problem solving
  • Computer literate – Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook
  • Residence: Greater Houston market
Background Preferred (but not required):
  • Education: Bachelor’s Degree
  • Heavy Lift, Oversize and Chartering (e.g., air & ocean)
  • Customs Brokerage management
  • Warehousing
Other Essential Abilities and Skills:
  • Excellent communication skills (verbal and written)
  • Servant leadership
  • Entrepreneurial mindset
  • Tech savvy
  • Organized and detail-oriented
  • Ability to motivate people through collaborative skills
  • Excellent customer service

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 Leader: Gustavo Stille
Freight Forwarding Transportation

330.664.9400, ext.130

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