Job Summary and Mission
The Director of Operations is responsible for a multiple operation General Industry portfolio of 18 businesses totaling $70M revenue and $9.2M of location profit. Responsible for management oversight of the delivery of services, attainment of profit objectives, business expansion, safety, quality, development of human resources, and the adherence to policy and procedure and statutory regulations.
Summary of Key Responsibilities
Develop, implement and monitor improvement programs in cost reduction, revenue growth, quality improvement, safety and best practices across established and new contracts.
Monitor new pricing, pricing adjustments and revenue invoicing.
Lead and foster creative problem solving and win-win solutions on scheduled basis.
Develop positive and professional relationships with customers and co-workers.
Provide leadership in coaching, mentoring, personnel selection, professional development and oversight of operations management within company guidelines.
Lead and manage business case justification for capital and the deployment and allocation of existing and new assets.
Lead and monitor the startup of new operations.
Education and Experience
Bachelor's Degree in Logistics, 3PL or Transportation is required.
Master's Degree is preferred.
At least 10 years experience and expertise in operations and business management is required.
Computer and Communication Skills
Must be able to read, write and speak English fluently.
Ability to communicate and interact effectively with multi-functional and diverse backgrounds.
Exceptional written and oral communication skills including the ability to persuade, influence, negotiate, and make formal presentations in meetings and training environments.
Proficiency in Microsoft Office, Internet, web-based and job specific software applications.
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