Distribution and Transportation Manager

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Job Description: 

We are looking for a Distribution and Transportation Manager to join our team in New Castle, Delaware. 

Responsibilities & Duties: 
  • Provide excellent customer and sales team service for delivered orders
  • Coordinate and book all DDP/FOB orders and internal transfers, both FTL and LTL
  • Maximize cost efficiencies and reductions
  • Trace and provide Updates to Sales Team on all Delivered orders, ETAs, Delivery Confirmations, PODs
  • Set up customer delivery appointments as required
  • Confirm and negotiate pricing and select carriers
  • Coordinate Inbound/imported loads with Customs Brokers and Global Operations Team as well as handle minimal re-exports to Canada (Phytos, COSs, FVW 205s)
  • Utilize online systems for inbound load tracking and updates
  • Work with Warehouse Manager and QC staff  on truck movements in/out of warehouse
  • Coordinate FOB orders with outside carriers  
  • Confirm and submits orders to remote warehouses, carriers, coordinating with warehouse staff
  • Enter and Approve AR/AP charges in Famous, cost tracking, billing approvals
  • Manage carrier and transportation claims
  • Manage product diversion in cases of rejected loads
Requirements: 
  • 2 to 3 years experience in transportation or related experience
  • Associates Degree in Business Management or related major or work experience
  • Knowledge of Famous Software a plus
  • Must be computer and technology literate with the ability to learn new systems
  • Knowledge of air and ocean freight a plus
  • Knowledge of perishable transportation a plus
  • Knowledge of transportation documentation and shipping guidelines
  • Ability to follow written procedures
  • Must be able to write and read English and communicate effectively
  • Ability to act independently and make competent decisions without supervision
  • Good interpersonal communication skills
  • Be efficient at multi-tasking

Our company is an Equal Opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, national origin, age, sex, religion, disability, sexual orientation, marital status, veteran status, gender identity or expression, or any other basis protected by local, state or federal law.

This policy applies with regard to all aspects of one’s employment, including hiring, transfer, promotion, compensation, eligibility for benefits and termination.