Salary Range:$120,000.00 - $140,000.00

Position Id:

Position Responsibilities:
Reporting to the Head of the Region 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 Station Manager will manage and drive the performance of a team of 100 employees with 9 direct reports focused on ocean freight. Responsible for all aspects of the station, including sales, freight forwarding operations, terminal handling, customer service, customs clearance and billing. Is responsible for station air freight P&L and will ensures and is held accountable for the profitability of the station.

Background Required:
  • Freight forwarding experience (8+ yrs)
  • Excellent knowledge of ocean freight operations
  • P & L including budgeting, forecasting & reporting
  • Staff management and development (5+ yrs)
  • Strong commercial acumen – ability to promote growth
  • Develop and manage to KPI’s and metrics
  • Established standard operating procedures
  • Computer literate: Microsoft Excel, Word, PowerPoint & Outlook
  • Residence: Greater Peoria, IL area
Background Preferred (but not required):
  • Cargowise One
  • Education: Bachelor’s degree
Other Essential Abilities and Skills:
  • Excellent written & verbal communication skills
  • Excellent leadership 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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