Trucking Manager- Freight & Logistics

Global Partners LP Waltham , MA 02154

Posted 2 months ago

Job Description:

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTION:

The Truck Freight Manager is responsible for Global's truck commercial strategy, contract negotiations and associated contract administration. The Truck Freight Manager will be responsible for assembling and coordinating the efforts of employees across multiple business lines to achieve optimal results for Global.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Meet all internal trucking requirements

  • Optimize truck freight across multiple business lines within Global

  • Truck commercial strategy

  • Truck contract negotiations

  • Truck rate/contract administration

  • Truck cost and transportation competitive market analysis

  • Analyze data from Global's proprietary truck dispatch and optimization application

  • Present that data and provide conclusions to management, and incorporate the data into rate negotiations and overall strategy

  • Manage commercial relationships with third party haulers

MINIMUM REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Business Administration, Supply Chain or related discipline

  • 3-5 years' work experience in the Logistics, Transportation, Trucking or related industry

  • Strong attention to detail and ability to collect, analyze and present large amounts of data

  • Excellent communication skills, negotiation skills, problem solving and interpersonal skills

  • Proficiency in MS Office, strong Excel, familiarity with PowerBI or Tableau a strong plus.

  • Outstanding ability to work collaboratively

  • Strong ability to learn new systems and applications quickly

  • Ability to manage multiple competing priorities

DEPARTMENT INTERRACTION:

  • Smart Buy, Supply, Marketing, Commercial Bids, Gas Station Operations, Sales Support Services, Accounting and Risk Management

We are an equal opportunity employer. We consider applications for all positions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, national origin, age, disability, sexual orientation, citizenship status, genetic information or any other legally protected status.


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Trucking Manager- Freight & Logistics

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