Assistant Transportation Manager

FEP Search Group Located in: GA

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JOB DESCRIPTION

A brilliant opportunity exists for an outstanding individual capable of fitting into this very rewarding Assistant Transportation Manager role. Our client, a leading wholesale and distribution company, is looking to hire someone who can bring added value to the team. If you’re dedicated, energetic and detail-oriented, this could be the perfect role for you. Responsibilities include:

1) Supervise and lead a safe and efficient Transportation Department
2) Supervise and oversee all Transportation personnel
3) Develop and implement procedures specific to company’s division
4) Assist in Payroll Function and verify payroll information
5) Comply with company’s policies and procedures
6) Communicate daily with the Sales Department on operational issues
7) Research shortages on trucks and determine root causes
8) Schedule drivers and equipment for routes
9) Monitor equipment needs and usage
10) Identify problems and suggest corrective actions, as needed
11) Communicate with buyers regarding backhauls, as needed

CRITICAL REQUIREMENTS

  • 1) A university degree is required. Although all candidates are welcome and encouraged to apply, preference will be given to those with degrees in a relevant field
    2) Appropriate full-time work experience is mandatory (no students or fresh graduates please)
    3) Recent experience in the wholesale and distribution industry is strongly preferred
    4) Preference will be given to candidates with recent experience in transportation management

    If you are qualified and this seems like just the right opportunity to take your career to the next level, please apply – we want to hear from you!

COMPANY INFORMATION

FEP Search Group is the Food & Beverage industry's largest, most prestigious executive-recruiting & staffing firm. We represent food & beverage companies in every major State and Province in North America.

JOB INFORMATION

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Management / Supervisory
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Competitive
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