General Manager

Reference Number: D76xfS
Location: Atlanta, Georgia, US

My client is a growing organization focused on third party distribution and transportation services within the continental United States They have an exciting opportunity for a key management position that would be directly responsible for all operational, compliance and financial aspects of the Atlanta region facilities. The candidate we are looking for must have proven experience of driving a team within the distribution/transportation and experience with a temp control CFS operation.

 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Oversee and grow the multifaceted Atlanta Operation.
  • Ability to manage, retain and obtain customers.Warehousing and all related systems (WMS), including cold chain and temperature mapping and all compliance requirements.
  • Transportation, including all DOT requirements, operation of reefer equipment.
  • Air freight operations and transportation, local knowledge and contacts a must have.
  • Local P&D rates and operational knowledge.
  • Develop operational metrics to drive performance in the areas of safety, quality, inventory accuracy, productivity and damage elimination.
  • Document and resolve any customer service or associate issues daily.
  • Develop the site’s budget which includes working on pricing rates for customers.

QUALIFICATIONS, EDUCATION and EXPERIENCE:

  • Must have full knowledge of US Government requirements for dealing with CBP, TSA CFS, airfreight, local P&D operations and rate knowledge.
  • Must be available for emergency calls and coverage which include weekends and holidays.
  • Ability to manage budgets and prepare related management reports.
  • Excellent aptitude and experience in estimating rates.
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Business, Logistics, Supply Chain Management or a related field preferred; or an equivalent combination of education and work experience.
  • At least five years’ Manager Resources Manager experience in senior management role within logistics, supply chain and/or transportation field.

They offer an extremely competitive compensation and benefits package.

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