Transport and Distribution Manager at Remoik Training and Consulting


We are seeking a highly organized and proactive Transport and Distribution Manager to oversee and optimize our logistics operations. The Manager will play a critical role in coordinating and managing the efficient movement of goods, ensuring timely delivery, and optimizing costs. The ideal candidate will possess strong leadership skills, strategic thinking, and a deep understanding of supply chain and logistics/fleet processes

Job ID: 9110

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Direct and manage all aspects of logistics operations, including transportation, warehousing, inventory management, and order fulfillment
  • Develop and implement strategic plans to enhance logistics efficiency, reduce costs, and improve service levels
  • Lead and motivate a team of logistics professionals, providing guidance, coaching, and performance feedback
  • Foster a positive work environment that encourages collaboration, innovation, and continuous improvement
  • Collaborate with vendors and third-party transport providers to negotiate contracts, ensure compliance, and optimize service levels and costs
  • Evaluate vendor performance and take corrective actions as needed to maintain high standards
  • Streamline the transport and distribution supply chain by analyzing and optimizing transportation routes, warehouse layout, and inventory levels to meet customer demands efficiently
  • Establish key performance indicators (KPIs) and regularly analyze performance metrics to identify areas for improvement and implement corrective actions
  • Monitor on-time delivery, order accuracy, inventory turnover, and other relevant metrics to ensure operational excellence
  • Ensure compliance with all local, state, federal, and international regulations related to logistics, transportation, and supply chain management
  • Develop and manage the logistics budget, monitoring expenses, analyzing variances, and implementing cost-saving initiatives
  • Identify opportunities for process optimization and cost management within the logistics operations to increase efficiency and accuracy
  • Implement best practices and industry standards to continuously improve transportation and distribution processes and procedures

Requirements and Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in Supply Chain Management, Logistics, Business Administration, or a related field. Master’s degree is a plus
  • Proven experience as a Logistics and transport Operations Manager or in a similar managerial role within the logistics or supply chain industry
  • Strong knowledge of logistics processes, including transportation, warehousing, inventory management, and distribution
  • Excellent leadership and team management skills with the ability to motivate and develop a high-performing team
  • Proficiency in using logistics and transport/fleet management software and tools
  • Exceptional analytical and problem-solving abilities to optimize operations and address challenges effectively
  • Strong communication and negotiation skills to collaborate with internal teams, vendors, and transportation stakeholders
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment, manage multiple priorities, and adapt to changing business needs
  • Knowledge of regulatory requirements and compliance related to logistics and transport/fleet management
  • Detail-oriented with a focus on accuracy and efficiency in operations
  • A proactive approach with a demonstrated ability to drive process improvements and cost-saving initiatives

Method of Application

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