Transportation Manager

Job Description

Our client, located in Andover, MA, has an immediate opening for an experienced Transportation Manager.


RESPONSIBILITIES AND DUTIES:
  • Manage Transportation budget and monthly costs analysis. Oversee all aspects of the freight invoice review and approval process. Develop and implement cost savings initiatives
  • Build strong carrier relationships, develop communications and coordination
  • Build carrier service performance KPIs metrics, provide carrier performance feedback and ensures KPIs are met or exceeded while providing ad hoc reporting and analysis for senior management as needed
  • Stay in tune with freight practices and procedures and provide recommendations to improve based on changing market or network conditions
  • Ensure compliance with all external regulatory requirements and with Watts policies and practices
  • Develop strong relationships with internal customers

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • 10+ years transportation experience
  • Experience with implementing and using Transportation Management Systems
  • Performance Management
  • Skillful negotiator
  • Data-driven and process-driven approach to transportation
  • Critical thinker and problem solver
  • Strong analytical, organizational and presentation skills
  • Excellent communication, project management, and relationship building skills

EDUCATION:

  • Bachelor’s degree in supply chain, logistics, operations, or similar field. Masters preferred.
For consideration submit resume to ken@northpointsearchgroup.com



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Details

Location
Andover MA
Date Posted
1/23/2019