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Sr. Transportation Manager

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Mills Fleet Farm Appleton , WI 54914

Posted 2 months ago

Do you have a passion for logistics, operations, and transportation? Do you have an eye for detail and strong organizational skills? Do you enjoy leading and developing others?

As the Sr. Transportation Manager, you are responsible for the planning, execution, performance and financial results for all transportation and logistics functions.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Plan, direct, and coordinate all transportation operations activities.

  • Ensure polices, practices and procedures meet all federal, state, licensing and regulatory requirements.

  • Consistently identify and implement process improvements to drive operational efficiency.

  • Prioritize workloads in partnership with DHL. Work with DHL to resolve customer issues and problems.

  • Responsible for determining the department's annual budget and goals.

  • Perform administrative tasks necessary to arrange, schedule and process freight and payments with partners and carriers.

  • Build and maintain strong relationships with transportation vendors. Work with vendors to identify strategies to reduce freight costs, resolve issues, reduce shipping times, etc.

  • Monitor carriers' dependability and performance. Ultimately responsible for ensuring high service levels and on-time performance.

  • Regularly review modes, freight classes, contracts, and pricing to identify better opportunities.

  • Perform leadership duties for all assigned team members including, staffing, performance management, annual evaluations and promotional recommendations.


  • Bachelor's degree in supply chain, business administration or other related field, or equivalent transportation work experience.

  • 3-7 years of previous related experience. Leadership experience preferred.

  • Experience with importing goods and domestic parcel shipping preferred.

  • Must be familiar with DOT rules and regulations.

  • Ability to interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals.

  • Ability to effectively communicate with all walks of life

  • Proven ability to lead, coach and build teammate relationships.

  • Demonstrated ability to act decisively in implementing solutions.

  • Demonstrated ability to multi-task; ability to respond flexibly in a quickly changing environment.

If you have a customer first attitude and meet the qualifications listed above, please apply today!

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