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Manager, Truckload Category

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Masonite International Corporation Charlotte , NC 28201

Posted 2 months ago

Summary

Our vision is to be the best provider of building products in the eyes of our customers, employees, shareholders, suppliers and communities.

At Masonite, we understand that people are key. We are a composite of diverse people who come together by showing support and respect to one another.

We hire people that demonstrate integrity under pressure. Integrity is at the foundation of everything we do. It is in each door we make, in our commitment delivery and in our honest and sincere communication.

Our employees are flexible, versatile and resilient. Our ability to weather any storm, to bend without breaking, is what allows us to hear the knock and open the door with confidence, no matter what's on the other side.

At Masonite, we hold the door open for each other and for new ideas. We want everyone to freely contribute ideas and add value, so we are positive and encouraging. This collaborative environment is what makes Masonite a transparent, fair company- one that doesn't hide behind closed doors.

We continuously strive to improve both our products and our customers' experiences. This drive leads us to revolutionize the door industry and help people walk through walls.

Responsibilities

Logistics Category Manager- Truckload- Help Us Move in The Right Direction

In this position, you will utilize your expert knowledge of the current transportation market and develop a strategic vision to reduce the overall $105 million annual truckload spend while maintaining quality. You will establish strong relationships with our internal customers, including plant managers, regional controllers and shipping personnel. You will work closely with our Director of Logistics to form strong relationships with our shipping carriers and use your negotiating skills to secure favorable contracts for Masonite. Your skillset will blend perfectly with our highly talented logistics team.

Qualifications

Education:

  • Bachelor's Degree in business or equivalent education and experience. Logistics or Supply Chain major preferred.

Experience:

  • Negotiate rates and contracts with transportation and logistics providers

  • Manage 100+ truckload and intermodal providers

  • Strong leadership skills

  • Experience managing people and teams

  • Ensure metrics, reports, and process documentation is available

  • Develop and maintain strong relationships with all connected with the logistics process

  • Recommend optimal transport modes, routes or frequency for domestic shipments

  • Comfortable leading meetings and working with cross functional groups

  • Ability to communicate effectively with internal and external customers at all levels verbally and in writing

  • Detail-oriented person able to put together accurate reports

  • Ability to manage stress and adjust schedule to demands of business

  • Analyze the financial impact of changes in routing, equipment, carrier, volume and/or product mix and take appropriate action to mitigate cost and service impacts

  • Make recommendations for improvement to maximize usage of transportation network

  • Demonstrates process-oriented work structure

  • Excellent communication and reporting skill

  • Strong prioritization, planning, reporting and organizational skills.

  • Strong background in transportation

  • Exposure to multiple modes of transportation [Truckload, Intermodal, Dedicated, LTL]

  • Shipper and Manufacturing experience preferred

  • Intends to increase level of responsibility within organization

  • Strong PC skills including Microsoft office suite, database management, and TMS experience

  • 5+ years' experience in transportation area, preferably in TL & Intermodal modes and methodologies.

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Manager, Truckload Category

Expired Job

Masonite International Corporation