Director of Operations - Third Party Logistics

  • location: Minneapolis, MN
  • type: Permanent
  • salary: $100,000 - $115,000 per year
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Director of Operations - Third Party Logistics

job summary:

We are actively searching a Director of Operations who is eager to be part of a cutting edge of a well-recognized Third Party Logistics provider. As the Director of Operations, you will be responsible for directing the overall activities of all Midwest locations. Your focus will be servicing customers in a target market, earning acceptable rate of return on sales, maintaining growth targets and profitability, as well as growing and developing your staff..

Responsibilities

  • Identify customer needs and provide 3 rd party logistics solutions
  • Responsible for overseeing all 3PL solutions including
  1. Truckload Brokerage
  2. LTL Service
  3. Flatbed Solutions
  4. Small Package / Courier
  5. Intermodal
  6. Fleet Management
  7. Over Dimensional
  8. Warehouse Operations
  9. Contract Logistics
  • Initiate and maintain effective relationships will all department heads and supervisors
  • Negotiate rates with customers to maximize profitability
  • Budget and profit-and-loss responsibility
  • Hire, train and develop staff to meet branch objectives

Qualifications/Requirements

  • 4 year degree preferred, but, not required
  • 10 years of direct cargo brokerage experience and management experience
  • At least 5 years of progressive management experience
  • Excellent analytical skills
  • Prior profit and loss responsibility preferred
  • Strong negotiation and relationship management skills
  • Experience with Transportation & Warehouse Management Systems as well as RFID or Pick/Pack Application

location: Minneapolis, Minnesota

job type: Permanent

salary: $100,000 - 115,000 per year

work hours: 9 to 6

education: No Degree Required

experience: 10 Years

responsibilities:

esponsibilities

  • Identify customer needs and provide 3 rd party logistics solutions
  • Responsible for overseeing all 3PL solutions including
  1. Truckload Brokerage
  2. LTL Service
  3. Flatbed Solutions
  4. Small Package / Courier
  5. Intermodal
  6. Fleet Management
  7. Over Dimensional
  8. Warehouse Operations
  9. Contract Logistics
  • Initiate and maintain effective relationships will all department heads and supervisors
  • Negotiate rates with customers to maximize profitability
  • Budget and profit-and-loss responsibility
  • Hire, train and develop staff to meet branch objectives

qualifications:

esponsibilities

  • Identify customer needs and provide 3 rd party logistics solutions
  • Responsible for overseeing all 3PL solutions including
  1. Truckload Brokerage
  2. LTL Service
  3. Flatbed Solutions
  4. Small Package / Courier
  5. Intermodal
  6. Fleet Management
  7. Over Dimensional
  8. Warehouse Operations
  9. Contract Logistics
  • Initiate and maintain effective relationships will all department heads and supervisors
  • Negotiate rates with customers to maximize profitability
  • Budget and profit-and-loss responsibility
  • Hire, train and develop staff to meet branch objectives

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skills: Operations - Wholesale

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