Responsible for business growth, development, and profitability of BDP’s Indianapolis Export Department in accordance with annual business plans, budgets and key performance indicators (KPI’s).
1. Assumes overall accountability for Ocean Export operations relative to:
2. Responsible for profitability management through:
- Employee performance, productivity, career planning and morale
- Customer and Partner communications, service, business development and retention
- Global transportation and logistics solutions development
- Information/documentation processing and management
3. Manages Partnership/Agent inquiries, response and follow-up.
- Monthly profit/loss statements
- Cash flow analysis
- Transportation margin planning and development
- Judiciously administering Overtime
- Use of the Regional Processing Center in York, PA and Malaysia.
- Effectively managing/enforcing productivity metrics
4. Responsible for communicating and implementing the BDP Ops Mission statement of “We seek to satisfy our employees, provide a competitive advantage to our clients and grow profitably through operational excellence in our core competencies; Managing Information, Global Transportation and Logistics.”
5. Provides sales support as necessary.
6. Supports gateway and gateway utilization.
7. Gathers pertinent information for cost analysis and pricing for new business in local market.
8. Effective communication of all corporate messages to all members of the Houston ocean export operation.
9. Effective use of problem-solving skills, innovation and entrepreneurship in the management of Houston operations
Candidate must have at least (8) years of experience with ocean export freight forwarding with at least an additional three (3) years of managing/supervising an ocean export team. A college degree is preferred but not required Candidate must have outstanding organizational skills. Must be able to work in a fast paced office. Candidate must possess a strong team work attitude. Candidate must be PC literate with MS Office applications.
Compensation based on experience. We offer a very competitive salary, full benefits, matching 401(k), tuition reimbursement, and casual dress environment.
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Keywords: export, ocean export, FCL, LCL, ocean freight
Be it by air, ground or ocean, BDP International is in the business of moving raw materials and finished products around the globe. The...