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Air Freight Manager

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DHL Express El Paso , TX 79910

Posted 4 months ago

Air Freight Manager Job in El Paso, TX

DHL Global Forwarding (DGF) manages the flow of goods and information across a customer's global supply chain utilizing air/ocean/ground transportation, customs brokerage services, and dedicated warehousing/distribution centers. We are part of Deutsche Post DHL, the world's leading logistics provider with operations in over 220 countries. Visit our career site on the web at

We have an exciting opportunity for an Air Freight Manager to oversee the timely and accurate movement of air export shipments and documentation. This position will be based at our El Paso, TX location and be responsible for the following:

  • Responsible for Air Freight product profitability including continuous improvement processes to increase efficiencies, reduce waste, and improve performance to our customers

  • Manages and controls all ground cost margins and prepares monthly activity/revenue reports. Prepares and provides customers and overseas offices with rate quotations

  • Leads all related vendors to ensure the highest level of service is achieved as well as assists and answers customer inquiries and other related customer service functions

  • Responsible for the accuracy of invoices, bills of lading, shipping statements, and the achievement of key performance indicators (KPIs)

  • Assists in annual budget preparation for within assigned area of responsibility

  • Supervises staff, responsible for hiring, coaching, training, and developing staff. Maintains employee records and completes yearly employee performance review

As an experienced and successful Air Freight Manager you should possess the following key skills and experiences:

  • Minimum 4-6 years airfreight experience with 2 years supervisory experience

  • Extensive expertise and knowledge of the logistics/supply chain industry (especially Air Freight)

  • Strong Microsoft Office skills (Outlook, Word, Excel, and Power Point)

  • Strong leadership, communication, and presentation skills

  • BA/BS preferred

WHY JOIN our DHL team?

At DHL, you will be part of a strong team that respects its employees, society and environment. You will interact with people from all over the world and get the chance to experience the unique international spirit of DHL. We offer benefits and programs to help you manage your time at and away at work to achieve a healthy work/life balance. DHL offers highly competitive compensation, incentive, and bonus plans.

In addition, DHL offers the following:

  • Paid time off: Holiday, Float Holiday, Vacation, and Sick

  • Medical, Prescription, Dental, and Vision plans

  • 401K plan with a match

  • Employee Discount plan

  • Tuition Assistance Plan

As the world's leading Logistics Company, DHL offers a wide range of interesting job challenges and opportunities in our different divisions around the globe. Our performance management system supports us in recognizing your potential, evaluating your performance, and continuously planning the development of your career with DHL. We will always enable you to take on responsibility and encourage your growth, personally and professionally.

Our Vision: The Logistics Company for the World

Our Mission: Excellence. Simply Delivered.

Our Purpose: We connect people, improving their lives.

Our Values: Respect & Results

Our Goals: Employer, Provider, and Investment of Choice, Living Responsibility

Work Authorization:

DHL Global Forwarding will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States. This is not a position for which visa sponsorship will be provided. Individuals who need sponsorship for work authorization, now or in the future, are not eligible for hire for this role.

DHL Global Forwarding is an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, veteran status, and other legally protected characteristics.

Facts and Figures

  • Working Hours

  • Business Unit

DHL Global Forwarding US

  • Travel Required

Below 25%

  • Employment Type

Permanent Full-Time

  • Work Permit Required


  • Shift Requirement

Day time only

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Air Freight Manager

Expired Job

DHL Express