Branch Manager

Branch Manager

Job Title: Branch Manager
Contract Type: Full Time
Location: Sydney
Reference: 2670044
Job Published: June 18, 2019 16:02

Job Description

International freight forwarder with substantial global footprint is seeking a seasoned Branch Manager to further develop organisational efficiency and profitability as part of the senior management team. This substantial role is offered at an exciting time in the organisation's evolution and best suited to applicants with senior management experience in the air freight forwarding space from operational, commercial, resource and systems perspectives.   

Duties & Responsibilities:
  • Manage operations, brokerage, warehouse, commercial and systems disciplines 
  • Staff management including recruitment, mentoring, development and resourcing 
  • Take ownership of revenue, cost, profit and budget programs
  • Project proactive communication with stakeholders to consistently deliver service excellence
  • Drive rigorous administrative efficiencies - reporting, invoicing and data entry
  • Champion safe, secure and well-maintained physical resources
Role Requirements:
  • Hands-on air freight forwarding operations experience essential
  • Demonstrable team leadership experience 
  • Excellent negotiation and interpersonal skills to ensure outcome delivery
  • Strong communication skills - both written and verbal
  • Professionalism, integrity and the ability to build long-term relationships
  • Proven ability to manage cross-functional teams in evolving climate
  • Solid financial acumen - revenue, cost, profit and budget focus
  • Commercial drive – proactive engagement in new business development and client relationship initiatives
  • Resilient and adaptable mindset with hands-on, process-driven approach   
This company offers a challenging and rewarding opportunity with an  attractive remuneration package and definite career development scope for the successful candidate.

Interested applicants are encouraged to apply online or for further information please contact Andrew Waterworth - mobile: 0426 909 904. 
People in Focus specialise in creating employment solutions in international and domestic freight forwarding and logistics. Interviews can be scheduled at a location convenient to you.

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