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Director of Transportation

Industry

Transport and Rail

Advert ID

CAN_392102

Location

Mississauga

Job Type

Permanent

Hours

Full-Time

Salary Range

No. of Openings

1

Branch Information

Toronto, ON - Downtown - (CAN) 60 Yonge Street Ground Floor ON Toronto , ON - M5E 1H5 Phone : 416-977-1748

ContactNumber

416-977-1748

Job Description

WHAT YOU WILL DO:



- Work within a team to identify and determine client requirements, as well as proactively manage all areas of transportation throughout Canada.

- Hold responsibility for the recruitment, hiring, discipline and performance management of all owner operators and agents.

- Promoting learning and development initiatives to the supervisory staff to drive the development of high performance leadership capabilities within the function

- Managing financial objectives by forecasting requirements based on load factors such as historic trends, planned changes and staffing requirements; this includes preparing an annual budget, scheduling expenditures and analyzing and accommodating for variances

· Driving continuous improvement to processes and systems that impact our ability to service customers effectively and



WHAT YOU BRING TO THE TABLE

· Bachelors Degree

· 5-7+ years managerial experience in a fast paced "on-demand" warehouse or distribution environment.

· Proficient in MS Office and ERP

- Sound decision making ability

- Customer focused through accurately accessing the needs of clients, customers and partners.

- Collaborative with strong influencing skills

- Strong conflict resolution skills.

- Must be detail oriented: organized: team player; self-motivated; creative and persuasive.

- Superior analytical thinking with the ability

- Excellent leadership capabilities and ability to work under pressure.

- Strategic and innovative thinker

- Ability to identify and address root causes when solving problems

- Collaborative change agent and relationship builder