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Inbound Logistics Manager

Company: Ryder System
Location: Normal
Posted on: June 6, 2021

Job Description:

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Summary

The Inbound Manager of Logistics is responsible to manage all activities associated with the efficient operation of accounts, and focused effort regarding inbound freight shipments. This includes P&L responsibility, ensuring customer satisfaction, compliance, employee relations and safety.

-Monday-Friday schedule.

-Ability to communicate clearly and directly with customer, on a regular basis is needed to be successful in this role.

-Working Manager role to provide tactical customer support by coordinating with suppliers and carriers.

Essential Functions

  • Exclusively inbound productive freight management
  • Track & trace of inbound production freight
  • Assist with determination of conveyance / mode
  • Manage control tower activities from clients location
  • Manage delivery timing for inbound continental freight
  • Support client with critical shipments
  • Support client with carrier & suppliers with contract obligations
  • Interface directly with the customer to ensure issues are resolved in a timely manner while maintaining a high level of customer satisfaction.
  • Strategic operational planning and execution for the operation.
  • Identify and/or solve operational issues with the account(s) by implementing continuous improvement and LEAN initiatives, to strengthen team unity, goals, productivity and results.
  • Hire, supervise, develop and manage performance for employees and maintain a positive employee relations environment at assigned account(s).
  • Maintain open and effective communications within the work group(s) and with other work groups within the organization. Review data, identify and implement necessary actions as required.
  • May manage the profit and loss statements based on the complexity and scope of the organization.
  • Lead a proactive safety program within the work group(s) consistent with company policy in order to provide a safe and secure work environment. Instruct and enforce location safety management plans, training and processes. Monitor the maintenance of equipment for assigned work group(s) by using checklists and observations as required.

Additional Responsibilities

  • Performs other duties as assigned.
  • Must be available to work on a flexible schedule on the various work shifts

Skills and Abilities

  • Builds and manages effective teams
  • Strong leadership and motivating skills
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Bilingual, English and French (for Quebec locations only)
  • Effective interpersonal skills
  • Excellent interpersonal skills within a diverse team environment
  • Demonstrates problem solving skills
  • Demonstrates analytical skills
  • Excellent organizational skills
  • Ability to prioritize, structure and schedule tasks to maximize effort and meet deadlines
  • Must be computer literate and able to use the Microsoft Office Suite (Excel & Word required)

Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree required in business, logistics, transportation. A combination of other education and experiences will be considered.
  • Five (5) years or more in the management of warehouse and/or transportation operations required

Travel

10-20%

DOT Regulated

No

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Job Category

Logistics

Ryder is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and Drug Free workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, status as a protected veteran, among other things, or status as a qualified individual with disability.

Job Seekers can review the Job Applicant Privacy Policy by clicking HERE. (https://ryder.com/job-applicant-privacy-policy)

Ryder operates behind the scenes, managing critical fleet, transportation and supply chain functions for over 50,000 customers, many of which make the products that consumers use every day. When you choose Ryder, you get access to industry-leading technology, one of North America’s largest fleet of trucks, an expansive infrastructure of maintenance facilities and warehouses, and some of the most talented people in the industry.

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