Transportation Manager Waterloo, IA $70,000 - $90,000 (depending on experience) + bonus + benefits
A growing and successful $500m manufacturing business is looking to recruit a new Regional Transportation Manager in Iowa. Following encouraging levels of financial investment in the Transportation function and the implementation of a new TMS, the division is seeking an efficient leader to help them meet their 2017 goals and leverage on the ongoing success.
Manage a team of direct reports together with drivers in hiring, training & delivering annual performance reviews to staff
Ensure investments in technology are utilised appropriately and confirm processes and policies associated with these technologies are followed
Act as key contributor in monthly scorecard meetings with key carriers
Responsible for maintenance activities of the trucks, rail cars, trailers and tankers
Continuously monitor KPI's for Transportation Operations for facilities & consult with Management team on areas for improvement.
Executing action plans for delivering continuous improvement.
The successful candidate will ideally have:
7 to 10 years Transportation Management experience
Proven experience with managing private in-house fleet
Strong numerical accomplishments on resume
Experience working in an environment with a Transportation Management System (TMS)
CI experience preferred.
Excellent analytical, communication and organizational skills required.