Logistics Manager

JOB FUNCTION: Manufacturing & Logistics
JOB TYPE: Direct Hire
LOCATION: Dayton, NJ
COMPENSATION: $85k
REMOTE / ONSITE: Onsite
POSTED: Jun 15, 2022

Our client provides trucking, transportation, brokerage, warehouse and packaging services throughout the North East. They are currently seeking a Logistics Manager to join their team.

Salary/Hourly Rate:

$85k plus Bonus/Commission opportunities

Position Overview:

The Logistics Manager manages the Logistics & Brokerage team to coordinate cargo movements across the North East and Gulf Coast/Texas regions. Responsibilities include working with the Logistics, Finance, Sales, and Safety departments to safely and profitably move freight.

Responsibilities of the Logistics Manager:

  • Manage the Logistics Coordinators to ensure excellent customer service to meet goal margins
  • Engage with customers to build positive relationships
  • Provide on-time service & SOS compliance
  • Work with Accounting on unbilled deliveries, outstanding and aging carrier payments, demurrage & per diem reconciliation, and billing & accessorial reconciliation
  • Weekly and monthly reporting of revenue and margin performance
  • Sales pricing and bidding on new business with salespeople
  • Spot market analysis of prices and carrier pay
  • Dispatch system compliance and open orders closed daily
  • Power only trailer tracking compliance
  • Trailer pool management and carrier trailer usage bill backs
  • Carrier procurement, retention, and safety compliance
  • Employee engagement and retention
  • Finalize monthly bonuses
  • Other duties as assigned

Qualifications of the Logistics Manager:

  • Excellent verbal and written communication
  • Proficient in Microsoft Excel, Word, Outlook, and Customer Management Systems
  • Data entry skills with attention to detail
  • Experience working in a customer service role
  • Transportation industry experience is preferred

Education Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Supply Chain Management

Benefits:

  • Medical
  • Dental
  • Vision
  • PTO
  • 401k
As a woman-owned firm, we value diversity. We are an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications without regard to race, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability, genetic information or any other characteristic protected by law. We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request an accommodation.
Position ID: 110864