Transport Manager

Transport Manager

Job Title: Transport Manager
Contract Type: Full Time
Location: Sydney
Reference: 2765450
Job Published: July 19, 2018 13:16

Job Description

Highly reputable Botany-based international freight forwarder is seeking an experienced and innovative Transport Manager to join their supportive team. This is not your average transport role. We are looking for someone dynamic to think outside the box in this multifaceted role which provides an opportunity to utilise your change management and planning skills to further develop their versatile transport product.  

Ideally this would suit applicants currently operating at or near this level within an international logistics environment.  

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Staff management including mentoring, development and performance management
  • Proactively monitor workflow and review temporary labour costs to ensure they are within budget
  • Negotiating rates with local service partners
  • Proactively engaging in customer retention and sales calls
  • Developing and implementing operational procedures for new business
  • Reporting and analysis of transactions and profitability
Role Requirements:
  • Demonstrable team management experience 
  • Excellent negotiation & interpersonal skills
  • Strong communication skills - both written and verbal
  • Ability to adapt and mix with a variety of people 
  • Professionalism, integrity and the ability to build long-term relationships
  • Desire to implement new initiatives and improve processes
This company offers a challenging and rewarding opportunity with a most 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 Kristy Fairweather - mobile: 0415 760 527. 
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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