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Director of Logistics

Posted 20 days ago

  • Sector: Industrial
  • Contact: Michael Menzer
  • Contact Email:
  • Contact Phone: 7323534231
  • Start Date: 03/01/2021
  • Expiry Date: 19 March 2021
  • Job Ref: 21-03062
Job Description
A supplier of aftermarket automobile collision repair parts is seeking a Director of Logistics in South Plainfield NJnbsp
  • Managing Budgets
  • Managing customer delivery chain
  • Fuel Program Management
  • Fleet Program Management
  • Overseeing Transportation Staff including Delivery Drivers Transportation Managers Shipping Center Supervisors
  • Scouting for Inefficiencies looking for ways to improve the transportation process
  • Delivery Route Optimization
  • Oversee distribution transfer network
  • Maintaining both internal and external relationships
  • Monitoring Inventory
  • Updating and developing process documentation
  • Eliminating the nonvalueadded services
      • Previous management experience with logistics and transportation
      • Proven problemsolving skills
      • Outstanding organizational skills
      • Experience and knowledge of Descartes
      • Excellent communicating skills in both oral and written form
      • Negotiating skillfully to arrive at agreements that benefit the company
      • Strong business acumen for effectively managing the costs and revenues
      • Ability to anticipate market and client opportunities and respond appropriately
          • Self ndashmanaging and the ability to manage multiple priorities simultaneously
              • Superb written and verbal communication skills
                • Education
                  • A bachelors39 degree in commerce with accounts or finance as major
                      • An MBA degree logistics management is of added advantage
                          • Over seven years39 experience in logistics management and three years39 experience in managing logistics staff
                            • BENEFITS
                              We offer employees paid vacation time paid holidays medical vision and dental insurance 401K life insurance and more