Transport Network Development Manager

Alexander James

Exciting opportunity for an experienced Supply Chain professional with strong relationship management skills to join a leading, well respected company

  • Competitive package on offer + car
  • South Auckland location
  • Freight/Logistics background is essential
Exciting opportunity for an experienced Supply Chain professional with strong relationship management skills to join a leading, well respected organisation.
  
The purpose of the role is to support the growth of the Primary Freight business with operational transport solutions ensuring the development and implementation of a safe, scalable, integrated transport network, that is optimised, innovative and executable.
  
Key responsibilities include:
  • Providing transport solutions for primary freight, through the development and implementation of an integrated transport network
  • Work with carriers developing optimised network solutions to improve supply chain efficiencies and costs for all parties
  • Strategic development of carriers to support new and existing business growth
  • Support the BDM with transport solutions and provide support in submissions and tender proposals.
  • Ensure new transport solutions are well documented when transitions to the operations team for execution.
  • Provide analytical support
Key skills required:
  • Strategic outlook with the ability to think and plan ahead
  • Relationship management and stakeholder engagement, collaborating and bringing multiple stakeholders together to align on and execute plans
  • Creative thinking with a ‘can do’ attitude
  • Excellent commercial and analytical acumen
  • High level of influencing and negotiation skills to agree best possible outcomes
If this sounds like you then apply now. Alternatively, you can contact Logan Stevens on 021 242 1129 for more information. Please submit your CV in Word format.