SR. TRANSPORTATION MANAGER
CLACKAMAS, OR US
Benefits: 401k, Medical/Dental/Vision, profit sharing/stock options
Summary: Oversees, manages and coordinates the transportation and logistics operations of the Company.
Negotiates and secures contracts with transportation providers; manages freight program pricing and carrier selection.
Manages USDA freight program, including bid preparation.
Manages freight damage prevention policies and protocols to reduce claims and damage loss.
Manages tracking of transportation and carrier claims.
Monitors transportation costs, service level agreements, and performance metrics to identify and resolve problems and achieve efficiencies.
Leads the transportation administrative and driver team.
Thorough knowledge of the transportation industry, including trucking, rail, and intermodal.
5 years' related experience in transportation and logistics in a manufacturing environment; food manufacturing strongly preferred; 3 years' supervisory experience required.
Demonstrated computer skills in standard Microsoft office software applications; intermediate to excellent Excel skills.
Familiarity with ERP systems (SAP, Oracle, Microsoft Dynamics, etc.)
Bachelor's degree in logistics, supply chain, transportation, business management or related field; or, any equivalent combination of training, experience and education that demonstrates the ability to perform the key responsibilities of this position.