Transportation Procurement Supervisor

  • Location
    Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey
  • Job type
    Direct Hire
  • Salary
    $ 30 - $ 40 / Hour
  • Category
    Business Operations and Management - Operations

CORE ROLES & RESPONSIBILITIES

We are looking for a self-motivated Transportation Procurement Supervisor willing to take on a lead role of managing the domestic transportation unit of a global logistics company. The right candidate needs to be able to have a high sense of responsibility and be able to work as part of a team. Main immediate responsibilities will include the following, but the candidate must be willing to take on additional roles to contribute to overall company growth.

o Developing and managing a pool of regional and national motor carriers
o Negotiating and maintaining competitive prices with carriers
o Being in charge of the entire execution of the domestic transportation (from assigning loads and ensuring delivery)
o Coordinating between the customer and the carriers for pick-up and delivery appointments
o Setting up standard operating procedures for the domestic transportation unit and taking a lead role in growing the business along with other members of the logistics team

Skills & Requirements
o Minimum of 5 years of experience in the truck or truck brokerage industry
o Ability to work under pressure
o Knowledge of the logistics industry is a plus
o Knowledge of TMS systems
o Proficient in MS office applications
o Strong communication and interpersonal skills is a must
o Result-oriented, self-driven and able to work as part of a team
o Effective communication skills in English

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