DSV Air amp; Sea Inc. Logistics Manager Road US in Grand Rapids, Michigan
Location: Grand Rapids, MI or Lawrenceville, GAJob Posting Title: Supervisor, Logistics, Road US SUMMARY The Logistics Manager is be responsible for transportation operations for client s plant/DC and/or group of plants. They will have operational and financial responsibility for their location(s), and will report to the Account Manager. ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES * Assists in developing project scope and timeline for assigned location(s). * Assists Account Manager Implementation Mgr. in location startups. * Manages ongoing assigned projects. * Recruits and trains necessary on-site analysts, logistics technicians and assistants. * Reports on project progress and manages customer expectations. * Identifies and quantifies potential supply chain improvements. * Accepts complete accountability for financial performance, customer savings and satisfaction. * Develops report(s) that summarizes results, findings and recommendations and present same to management and customer. * Manages complex organizational issues involving customer s various functional areas and multiple plant locations. * Achieves sufficient customer satisfaction to justify favorable reference and contract renewal. * Manages/works with a variety of supply chain sub-contractors and related relationships. * Presents to executive level leadership as needed. * Responsible for providing daily operational transportation management support to the customer while supporting the development of solutions to lower the customer s future logistics costs. OTHER DUTIES * Presentation of MBR s, QBR s (quarterly business reviews) to the customer. * Assists Account Manager in daily tasks for the account. * Ability and flexibility to travel as required. * Manages carrier relationships and expectations. * Performs other duties as required SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITIES * Recruits and trains on-site analyst, logistics technicians and assistants as needed * Manages and completes on time Personnel Assessments * Shares department account goals with the team and maintain assessments planning and development * Ability to hold oneself and others accountable. MINIMUM REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS Education and/or Experience * College degree in Logistics, business or other related field or experience in lieu of education. * 3 years of experience in a Logistics Manager or related position. SKILLS, KNOWLEDGE AND ABILITIES Computer Skills * Proficiency with Microsoft Office, Excel, Word, Access, and PowerPoint.