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Operations Manager - Ocean Freight

PrideStaff Queens Full-Time
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A leading global provider of freight forwarding and logistics services located in Jamaica, NY seeks an Operations Manager with ocean experience.

The successful candidate must have a well-versed and extensive background in ocean – both import and export.

Functions include but are not limited to:

  • Work closely with customers to provide trust and reliable services to develop new potential business opportunities
  • Be first point of contact for all escalation and freight matters
  • Manage daily activities
  • Build and maintain strong relationships with vendors (Steamship Lines and Trucking)
  • Evaluate vendors at defined intervals per company policy, focusing on areas of possible improvement with corrective action plans where needed
  • Manage accounts payable/billing to vendors
  • Review daily branch revenue report
  • Pro-actively provide pricing alternatives, routing solutions and technical assistance to clients through internal sales both regional and global
  • Other functions as needed


·         5-8+ years of experience in the FREIGHT FORWARDING required, specifically handling ocean freight, both import and export

·         Proven leadership attitude and background

·         Effective interpersonal skills, including proven abilities to listen, comprehend, effectively communicate clearly and concisely to obtain positive results

·         Good computer skills

Salary  commensurate with experience plus benefits

Skills required

Quality Assurance
Operations Management
Supply Chain Management
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In 1978, George Rogers had a vision, a dream to create a new type of staffing organization—one that offered the resources and expertise of a national firm with the spirit, dedication and personal service of smaller, entrepreneurial firms. The result is PrideStaff, a national staffing organization delivering innovative solutions to the challenges employers face every day. Through a combination of strong leadership at the national and local level, PrideStaff has consistently delivered exceptional service to our clients and field associates. Over our 25 plus year history, our model has been highly successful. Year after year, our growth has consistently outpaced the growth of the staffing industry.

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