Operations Manager

Reference Number: 3658-MNS
Location: Philadelphia, PA

Operations Manager

Summary:

The Operations Manager role will encompass strong people skills and managerial experience reporting to the Vice President of Operations.  The Operations Manager is responsible for directing all daily activates for both National and Regional dispatch operations.  This person will be responsible for maintaining and implementing operation processes and procedures, ensuring all direct reports have the resources and tools necessary to complete their task, and coaching their team to hold them to their responsibilities and constantly improve.  The Operations Manager must identify the root causes of problems, then develop and implement a corrective action plan.  This candidate will also have the responsibility over employee training and development, as well as employment decisions.

What Kind of background do I need for this role?

  • A Bachelor’s degree
  • 3+ years in Transportation/ Logistics Management.
  • Excellent people skills with the ability to effectively manage a team of people!
  • Strong ability to listen and understand direct reports needs and desires with a coachable approach.
  • Certified transportation broker/ Dale Carnegie Supervisor Certificate.

Company information:

My client is very prevalent in the transportation/ logistics management industry and has been around since 1968.  They have had between 45- 50% growth in the last two years, and are a large player in the freight forwarding side of things.  They recently implemented and brand new TMA for their specific facility.  To top it off my client is a 3rd generation family owned business! So if you want to be a part of this successfully growing company and would like to be a part of the ground breaking changes, apply online or send your resume directly to me at:

Makayla Schultheis
Account Executive
Manta Resources Inc.
Makayla@mriweb.com