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Traffic Manager

Austin Allen Company, LLC 1118
Phoenix, Arizona, United States
$75,000 - $95,000 + Benefits & Paid Relo
February 16, 2018
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Traffic Manager – Global Manufacturer

Salary $75,000 - $95,000 Plus Excellent Benefits & Retirement Package & Paid Relocation

One of our largest clients is looking for a Traffic Manager for their Nevada distribution center. The Traffic Manager will be responsible for Manage all aspects of the traffic operations in a high volume environment that involves managing of resources, formulating shipping plan and negotiating with carriers. The ideal candidate will possess excellent communication, organizational, multi-tasking and problem-solving skills. An aptitude to function within deadlines while working both independently and as a part of a team is essential.

Responsibilities for this Traffic Manager position:

• Manage fleet of drivers, trucks and dispatchers

• Determine the routing method, divides and routes loads for delivery plans

• Manage in/out bound paperwork

• Handle DOT/ICC issues

• Manage Driver Safety Program

• Promote the importance of safety and conduct quarterly safety meetings

• Handle maintenance issues regarding local transportation equipment repair

• Serve as liaison between Customer & Sales group for delivery communications

• Develop operational policies designed to ensure timely product delivery to customers

• Coordinate with large retail customers at a management level ensuring that specific routing and ship dates are met

• Manage direct shipment arrangements with international and domestic carriers

• Evaluate carrier performance and propose efficiency suggestions

• Negotiate freight rates with carriers, resolve problems to avoid late shipment and charge backs

• Develop operation system to track shipments along the delivery system

• Supervise the loading into containers with proper paperwork such as bill of lading to ensure accuracy

• Use analysis and reporting to provide direction on implementing resolutions to any supply chain opportunities.

Salary $75,000 - $95,000 Plus Excellent Benefits & Retirement Package & Paid Relocation to our Nevada facility. Horace Greeley said, “Go West!” and it’s because of the beautiful countryside; from desert to mountains & complete with forest & lakes for fly fishing. An easy trip and you can snow ski, boat, or fish regularly. Be at the beach by afternoon! Live in the smart metro area for all the city amenities & hustle! Or get a little piece of land & have horses. If you ever wanted to be a cowboy, this is your chance!

Requirements for this Traffic Manager position:

1. Bachelor’s Degree OR equivalent work experience

2. Minimum five years’ experience of progressive distribution knowledge

3. Excellent verbal and written communication, organizational, multi-tasking, attention to detail, and problem-solving skills

4. Possesses a proven track record in freight negotiation

5. History of strong leadership and communication skills

6. Ability to independently organize and prioritize workload within a fast paced environment to meet deadlines

7. Motivated, self-starter, organized, and effective communicator

TO Apply: Email resume to OR angieATaustinallenDOTcom in MS Word or PDF (please remove the capital letters and replace with proper symbols). **Resumes sent with a link to an Online resume or a video resume will not be considered.** All Interview, relocation, & fee expenses paid by companies. Excellent compensation packages, benefits, perks, and generous relocation packages.

Some Facts You Should Know About Austin-Allen Company...

*Successfully recruiting professionals since 1973.

*One of the most successful firms in the U.S. We consistently rank in the top percentile of a large national network of Technical Recruiters.

*Many of our staff are national award winning consultants with years’ experience and are C.P.C.’s (Certified Personnel Consultants).

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* Engineering (All Disciplines) * Six Sigma Black Belts * Accounting * Materials / Purchasing

* Manufacturing Management * Human Resources * Distribution * Quality Engineers & Managers

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