Logistics Manager
UTi Worldwide - Fairlawn, OH

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Logistics Manager will be responsible for inbound and outbound transportation operations and analytics, reporting to the Senior Account Manager.

  • Accept accountability for transportation functions across account
  • Build and maintain carrier relationships at the local level
    • Facilitate quarterly carrier reviews & score carding
  • Direct involvement in account metrics gathering and analysis
  • Support Carrier Services activities
  • Contracting
  • Carrier searching and qualifying
  • Assist in resolving invoicing issues
  • Drive standardization in invoicing
  • Support Freight Payment
  • Assist Implementation Manager in location startup for additional locations
  • Report on project progress and manage customer expectations
  • Identify and quantify potential supply chain improvements
  • Manage multiple projects simultaneously
  • Manage sometimes complex organizational issues involving customer’s various functional areas and multiple plant locations
  • Assist in identifying mode optimization opportunities
  • Manage and mentor on-site logistics technicians
  • Perform as warehouse liaison, supporting warehouse projects and testing as needed
  • Travel up to 10%

Position Requirements
  • Degree in Logistics, Industrial Engineering, or related field or substantial relevant experience.
  • Ability to work independently.
  • Demonstrated leadership and management capability—a “mentor”.
  • Superior analytical and problem solving skills.
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office, Excel, Word, Access, and PowerPoint.
  • Strong project management skills.
  • Ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously.
  • Strong interpersonal and written/verbal communication skills
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team.
  • Strong work ethic and patience.
  • Experience managing carriers with LTL, TL and intermodal modes.

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