Oct 14, 2018

National Trucking Manager

  • #twiceasnice Recruiting
  • Chicago, IL
Full time

Job Overview

Job Summary

National Trucking Manager
Location: Remote (United States)
Salary: $85,000 - $95,000 + Full Benefits
Job Type: Full Time
Start Date: ASAP
Sponsorship not available for this role

National Trucking Manager Description

Our client is seeking a National Trucking Manager to help develop a more strategic process for their vendor relationships. The ideal candidate should have a full understanding of the relationships between NVOCC's & Freight Forwarding and truckers and how that supports the supply chain. You will negotiate contracts and agreements with trucking companies to consolidate transportation costs and create preferred provider relationships for availability. If you have a strong understanding of the trucking business and how it relates to international travel, you’ll excel in this role.

National Trucking Manager Responsibilities

  • Develop procedures that will improve the effectiveness of trucking services
  • Develop and share best practices for colleagues to follow
  • Manage day-to-day relationships with truckers
  • Negotiate contracts and agreements with trucking companies to consolidate transportation costs and create preferred provider relationships for availability
  • Develop reports for reliability and availability analysis
  • Maintain a positive working relationship with carriers
  • Add technology and automation into the process (integration, invoicing, status updates/events, pricing, scheduling)

National Trucking Manager Qualifications:

  • 5+ years of experience within the transportation industry required
  • NVOCC, Freight Forwarding and Trucking Industry experience required
  • Experience negotiating contracts and agreements with trucking companies required
  • Must be computer savvy

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $85,000.00 to $95,000.00 /year

Experience:

  • trucking industry: 1 year (Required)
  • trucking company contract/agreement negotiation: 1 year (Required)
  • transportation industry: 1 year (Required)
  • Freight Forwarding: 1 year (Required)
  • NVOCC: 1 year (Required)

Education:

  • Bachelor's (Preferred)

Work authorization:

  • United States (Required)

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