Transport Manager

Location: Melbourne
Job Type: Permanent / Full Time
Contact: Luke Gunn

About our Client

Our client is an iconic global organisation that is widely recognised as a leader in innovation and customer-centricity. Their regional headquarters is located in Melbourne.

About the Role

Reporting through to the Director of Logistics and leading a small team, the Transport Manager will be responsible for managing a range of third-party logistics partners who provide this organisation with international and domestic B2B distribution through a complex logistics network.

In addition to commercial accountability such as management of the current national freight budget, the Transport Manager will oversee the operational performance of 3PL's through newly created scorecards and dashboards which will provide the organisation with much better visibility around performance to SLA's.

You will play a large role in the consolidation of existing transport providers, the assessment and selection of new, and drive not only improved customer service levels but also commercial outcomes for your organisation.

Skills & Experience

The successful candidate will be a senior logistics professional with a demonstrated track record of success managing complex outsourced transport functions previously. You will have done so both from an operational and commercial perspective, and driven cost reductions and improvements in customer service levels. Ideally tertiary qualified in a relevant field, you will also possess first class interpersonal and demonstrated influencing abilities.

How to Apply

Click on the APPLY button or contact Luke Gunn on 0401 023 349 for a confidential discussion.