Logistics Manager

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USG Corporation Company
 Virtual
Posted: October 04 2016
Company Location: Metairie, LA
Application Deadline: Available Year-round
Position: 50 Full-time, Paid

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Description

For more than 100 years, USG has built an ever-growing portfolio of groundbreaking products backed by unparalleled service. In the last decade, we have demonstrated our resilience by continuing to invest in purposeful innovation, expanding into different markets and by working smarter and faster. All to help our customers achieve their visions.

Our commitment to innovation and focus on you, our customer is driven by a desire to help architects, contractors and workers alike to not only build better structures, but to build a better world.

Logistics Manager is responsible for management of routes and drivers including training objective setting and continuous improvement in route performance. Responsibility for all staff, Independent Contractors, facilities and equipment in or associated with the Business Center. Responsible for the Business Center’s service level, performance and integrity.


Key Responsibilities:



● Responsibility for the Existing Account Base. Especially Major Accounts

● Responsible for the Operations and Service Level of the operations

● Responsible for managing operations to budget

● Responsible for the timely administration of all reporting to the corporate office

● Responsible for the scheduling and supervision of the staff at the Distribution Center

● Ability to tailor communication (both written and verbal) according to appropriate audience

● Demonstrate Leadership through work ethic and commitment

● Manage all staff directly or through supervision

● Manage the current business model and strategize to optimally compete in the marketplace

● Manage the Business and Staff Ethically and by JWL standards

● Maintain vendor relationships to ensure quality maintenance

● Communicate with hub facility to ensure quality standards and product integrity is maintained

● Participate in the development and implementation of improved processes and procedures

● Provide accurate information to accounting department for billing and tracking costs, etc…

● All other duties as assigned by VP

Responsibilities

● Responsibility for the Existing Account Base. Especially Major Accounts

● Responsible for the Operations and Service Level of the operations

● Responsible for managing operations to budget

● Responsible for the timely administration of all reporting to the corporate office

● Responsible for the scheduling and supervision of the staff at the Distribution Center

● Ability to tailor communication (both written and verbal) according to appropriate audience

● Demonstrate Leadership through work ethic and commitment

● Manage all staff directly or through supervision

● Manage the current business model and strategize to optimally compete in the marketplace

● Manage the Business and Staff Ethically and by JWL standards

● Maintain vendor relationships to ensure quality maintenance

● Communicate with hub facility to ensure quality standards and product integrity is maintained

● Participate in the development and implementation of improved processes and procedures

● Provide accurate information to accounting department for billing and tracking costs, etc…

● All other duties as assigned by VP




Requirements

● High School Diploma or equivalent

● 1-3 years in dock supervisory experience in time sensitive environment

● Keen attention to detail and ability to work positively with drivers

● Ability to interview and hire prospective drivers

● Experience with scanners

● Knowledge of local and federal DOT regulations

● Ability to build relationships

● Excellent verbal and written communication skills

● Strong customer service skills with internal and external customers

● Strong analytical and problem resolution skills

● Detail oriented and organized

● Routing experience

● Computer skills – Excel and Word

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