Title of Job: Transportation Manager
Company Description: Iconic Luxury Jewelry Brand
Location: Fort Worth, TX
Responsible for managing performance, operational requirements, systems integration, payments, and claims among all transportation providers for the North America network.
Successful execution of day-to-day transportation supporting all business channels (retail, wholesale, e-commerce, etc.)from multiple ship origins
Organizing and scheduling transportation needs surrounding traveling shows/special events
Filing and researching of transportation claims
Hazmat certifications for all shipping locations
Routing guide/Dept. store compliance and collaboration with brands, operations, and other shared services on solutions/implementation.
Lead educational process with shipping locations for cost and service level efficiency gains.
Responsible for managing freight payments and proper cost allocation to the brands
Responsible for analysis and reporting on transportation expense in the network. Ability to work with large amounts of data to produce both standardized as well as ad hoc reporting which can be used to provide cause and affect analysis.
Co2 reporting for the region. Responsible for collecting, compiling, and providing all CO2 data as requested by the GSCC.
Responsible for performing audits related to transportation aspects: freight rates at all sites utilizing TMS and SAP, freight payment accuracy, routing guide compliance.
Communicate suggestions on optimization to upper management
Collaborate with brands and functions on implementing initiatives/solutions
Direct, develop, and supervise two direct reports.
Bachelor’s Degree or work equivalent experience
Deep operational understanding of high volume, small parcel carrier shipping. (experience with high value merchandise is preferred)
Expertise in daily shipping utilizing armored carriers.
Thorough knowledge and understanding of carrier EDI billing
Expertise in managing a large multiple ship origin network
5 years managerial experience
5 years in logistics/supply chain environment
Highly proficient in MS access and excel