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Manager, Consumer Delivery Logistics

Essendant Management Services LLC
Deerfield, IL 60015
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Major Responsibilities Leads the development and implementation of new delivery services to support new business opportunities and channels

  • Manages annual freight spend and helps drive profitability of accounts through review of freight programs.

  • Meets and communicates directly with senior management and executives all aspects of freight programs to drive clarity on business objectives

  • Constantly works cross functionally with the sales team and our customers to support growth opportunities while maintaining an acceptable level of profitability

  • Consult internal business unit customers to define and evaluate the customer's requirements

  • Helps to create innovative logistics programs to offset logistics expenses

  • Monitors and reports monthly transportation revenue associated with performing logistical services

  • Compiles and presents financial data for budgetary and performance reporting

  • Monitors and advises Sales on customer/program transportation recovery and cost containment opportunities

  • Benchmarks with other leading logistics companies to position Essendant as a world class distribution company.

  • Communicates freight changes directly to customers, sales teams and other areas of the organization.

  • Manages people, processes, budgets, performance management, compliance activities and associate development as required by job.
  • Understands and demonstrates Essendants Core Values and Guiding Actions.

  • Performs other duties as assigned.

Skills/Knowledge Required

  • Strong analytical skills

  • Strong project management skills

  • Strong interpersonal, communication, and presentation skills

  • Strong knowledge of transportation and supply chain systems

  • Strong negotiation skills

  • Solid understanding and comprehension of financial reports

  • Experience with all modes of transportation including last mile solutions (parcel, USPS, courier, LTL)

  • Expertise of all MS Office applications including Excel, Access and PowerPoint

Education and Experience

  • Bachelors Degree in Industrial Engineering, Supply chain, Logistics, or other business related function required

  • Experience with world class Transportation Management Systems (TMS) such as Manhattan, Oracle, JDA, etc preferred

  • 5 years experience in logistics / supply chain management preferred



  • Bachelors or better in Logistics /Supply Chain Management or related field

Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities

The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractors legal duty to furnish information. 41 CFR 60-1.35(c)

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Posted: 2021-02-08 Expires: 2021-03-09
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