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Transportation Manager

Transportation Manager

Job Description

Direct responsibilities.

• Primary point of contact to Transportation Providers

• Carrier Performance metrics and KPI’s

• Freight Audit and Payment process

• Sourcing strategy and rate negotiations

• Freight Spend metrics

• Bridge Business requirements with Carrier Capabilities

Job Requirements


• 5+ years logistics management experience

• Track record of driving productivity with Providers

• Working with Outsourced Freight Payment Provider

• Carrier negotiations and management (LTL, Parcel and TL)


• Negotiation Skills – More than just rates. Must be able to forge partnerships and drive cost


• Demonstrated oral and written communication skills

• Strong analytical skills

• “Freight smarts” – Needs to know what “good” looks like.


• Change agent

• Can foster teamwork and cooperation

• Passion and commitment

• Integrity – strong reputation in the marketplace

• Innovation

• Bias for action

Job Snapshot

Employment Type Full-Time
Job Type Management, Transportation
Education Not Specified
Experience At least 5 year(s)
Manages Others Not Specified
Industry Other Great Industries
Required Travel Not Specified
Job ID 14-0666
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Transportation Manager

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