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  • Tyler, TX

  • Supply Chain + Distribution

Transportation Manager

7620ARV

Position: Transportation Manager

Location: Tyler, TX

Salary: Competitive Base + Bonus

Description:

We’re working with a well known and respected transportation organization in search of a high-caliber Dedicated Transportation Manager in Tyler, TX. Candidates that come from high-volume food/beverage/grocery distribution will have the upper hand.

This individual will be responsible for a fleet of 30-35 company drivers. Relationship building and interpersonal skills are a must when it comes to leading drivers and a strong partnership with their customer.

Responsibilities:

– Plans, directs, and oversees all transportation functions for the account
– Developing great relationships with the drivers and leaders of their client
– Monitor KPI metrics and analyze operational variables and implement solutions that positively impact account performance
– Oversees weekly, monthly and yearly P&L statements
– Ensures on-time delivery of products and services
– Ensures transportation operations meets or exceeds safety and regulatory standards

Qualifications:

– Bachelor’s degree or equivalent management experience in the logistics field (3-5 years)
– Strong knowledge of dispatch operations, transportation management and logistics solutions with a broad knowledge of DOT rules and regulations

Skills/Abilities:

– Exceptional communication skills
– Excellent leadership abilities

Submit your information to Andrew VanAelst for consideration at avanaelst@irisrecruiting.com

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