Provide support to field operations for transportation processes and systems to insure the implementation of standard Transportation Best Practices across all divisions. This will include developing documentation and conducting hands-on training of field operations personnel.
Implement transportation initiatives within the organization to improve performance and lower costs. This will include development of systems and/or processes as well as the documentation required to train, implement and maintain the initiative.
Provide tactical support to insure that transportation operations achieve productivity and operating expense objectives. Monitor and evaluate distribution center performance to identify risks and opportunities including staffing and organization. Work with Operations management and field personnel to address them.
Assist field personnel with the development of seasonal and holiday route revisions. Ensure goals are set to make the best use of company assets and to minimize costs while satisfying customer contractual requirements.
Provide 24/7 support to field operations to assist with issues as they arise.
Understand and be able to communicate regulatory requirements for DOT, fuel tax reporting, etc.
Identify, evaluate, define, test and implement additions, changes and enhancements to existing systems or reports. Provide documentation and train users.
Provide analytical and routing support for new business proposals.
Evaluate the impact of changes in customer or government requirements on the transportation operations and costs.
- Bachelor's degree in logistics or related field
- Excellent understanding of transportation operations and systems
- Solid written and verbal communication skills with ability to communicate and sell new ideas
- Good computer skills - proficient in Microsoft Office applications with database experience preferred
- Strong analytical skills
- Position requires extensive travel - 50%+
You might say this company makes it convenient for stores and restaurants to get food. McLane Company is one of the largest wholesale...