Logistics Manager - Transportation
Job Type: Full Time, Permanent
Start Date: As soon as possible
Minimum Education: Bachelor's Degree
Positions Available: 1
NOC Group: Transportation Managers (0713)
NOC Job Title: Logistics Manager - Transportation
Expires in 81 days
Last Updated: 2019-07-10
Job Number: 574684
160-11780 River Road
Richmond, British Columbia
V6X 1Z7, Canada
POSITION TITLE: Logistics Manager – Transportation
EMPLOYER: D-Home Express
LOCATION: 160-11780 River Road, Richmond, BC V6X 1Z7
JOB TYPE: Full-time, Permanent
SALARY: $38.00 /hour, 35 hours /week
§ Plan, organize, direct, control and evaluate the activities of departments responsible for co-ordinating, arranging and monitoring the transportation and movement of goods.
§ Arrange for shipping documentation and oversee the scheduling and dispatching of goods and the tracking and tracing of goods in transit.
§ Set performance goals, oversee the setting of transportation service rates and monitor revenue.
§ Develop plans and procedures for the transportation and storage of goods.
§ Negotiate with carriers, warehouse operators and insurance company representatives for services and preferential rates.
§ Continually examine work process and explore opportunities for improving efficiencies through technology, elimination or altering of work processes.
§ Evaluate budgets and expenditures.
§ Support on-boarding of new employee's with training re process& protocol.
§ A bachelor’s degree required
§ In Business, Logistics or a related area preferred
§ 5 years of experience in a similar position
§ Experience managing freight/cargo/courier
§ Contract negotiation experience
§ Proficiency in MS-Office suite
§ Good knowledge of logistics and inventory systems
§ Managerial skills
§ Interpersonal skills
§ Ability to work under pressure
§ Organization skills
§ Meeting deadlines
§ Ability to work in a team
§ Numeracy skills
§ Ability to plan ahead and deal with unexpected changes
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