Blue Signal Search
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Our client, a trailblazer in the concrete sector for nearly seven decades, provides tailor-made construction solutions on a global scale. Their unwavering dedication to quality and extensive global network establish them as a reliable collaborator, reshaping the sector by producing high-performance goods on-site as a third-generation, U.S.-based company.
As a Transportation Manager, you’ll be responsible for managing the end-to-end supply network, covering outbound, inbound, rail, and maritime transportation. Your responsibilities encompass fine-tuning shipment timetables, minimizing transportation expenses, choosing service providers, and guaranteeing adherence to safety regulations for hazardous materials. Additionally, you’ll lead the Logistics Department and monitor companywide freight expenses for budget compliance.
This Role Offers:
Competitive salary package Health, dental, and vision insurance Retirement savings plan Generous paid time off (PTO)
Professional development opportunities Employee assistance program (EAP) Company-wide performance bonuses Employee recognition programs Health and wellness initiatives
Oversee all aspects of company logistics, including outbound, inbound, rail, and ocean freight operations. Develop and manage shipping schedules that align with company and customer requirements, aiming to minimize freight costs. Apply your knowledge to choose transportation partners, negotiate favorable freight rates, and guarantee compliance with safety standards for hazardous materials. Provide leadership and guidance to the Logistics Department team, fostering a cohesive and efficient working environment.
Vigilantly monitor companywide freight expenses to ensure alignment with budgetary constraints.
Grade school required; Bachelor’s degree in related field preferred. A minimum of 5 years of experience in overseeing domestic and global transportation, including the management of hazardous materials. Proficient in word processing and related software/hardware.
Strong prioritization and multitasking abilities. Exceptional problem-solving and communication skills. Professional, dependable, and composed under pressure; fosters teamwork.
About Blue Signal:
Blue Signal is a leading executive search firm, specializing in logistics & supply chain recruitment. Our logistics & supply chain recruiting team has a proven track record of finding top-performing talent in areas such as logistics leadership, supply chain technology, and operations. Lean more at bit.ly/44lDvL4
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