Ryder System Senior Logistics Manager in Chicago, Illinois
We are immediately hiring a Senior Logistics Manager for our Final Mile Delivery division. Apply here today to speak with a Recruiter about the position and perks of joining our Ryder Ever Better Team.
Pay Type: Exempt / Salary paid Twice Per Month
Annual Salary Pay: $80,000-$90,000 per year based on experience
Annual Bonus Incentive: Up to 10% or more of salary per year
Travel Requirements: 70% travel based position
Remote position, can be located anywhere
Responsibilities for this position include:
Team up with Final Mile Delivery Site Managers, Service Partners(Motor Carriers contracted with Ryder for Final Mile Delivery) to drive world class results in the home delivery space.
Tracking performance metrics with the goal of service improvement
Onboarding and training new service partners
When Fortune 500 businesses and new startups need supply chain solutions, they look to our industry-leading logistics experts. At Ryder, there is more to being a supply chain professional than working on some of the nation’s biggest brands. We make sure you are also getting the diverse experience, advancement opportunities, all from an industry-leading Fortune 500 company.
Here are a few of the many benefits when working with us:
Medical, Dental, Vision Benefits start at 30 Days
401 (K) Savings Plan with a company match
Discounted employee stock purchase options
Quality employee discounts that actually save you money on tools, cars, appliances, travel and more
All major holidays paid and Paid time off within your first year
Up to 12 weeks paid maternity leave
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The Senior Manager Logistics provides leadership for the Distribution Center and supervisors, who are directly responsible for turn key warehousing and transportation solutions. The incumbent will have and maintain high level interface directly with the customer on a regular basis.
Interface directly with the customer to ensure issues are resolved in a timely manner while maintaining a high level of customer satisfaction.
Strategic operational planning and execution for the operation.
Identify and/or solve operational issues with the account(s) by implementing continuous improvement and LEAN initiatives, to strengthen team unity, goals, productivity and results.
Hire, supervise, develop and manage performance for employees and maintain a positive employee relations environment at assigned account(s).
Maintain open and effective communications within the work group(s) and with other work groups within the organization. Review data, identify and implement necessary actions as required.
May manage the profit and loss statements based on the complexity and scope of the organization.
Lead a proactive safety program within the work group(s) consistent with company policy in order to provide a safe and secure work environment. Instruct and enforce location safety management plans, training and processes. Monitor the maintenance of equipment for assigned work group(s) by using checklists and observations as required.
- Performs other duties as assigned.
Skills and Abilities
Excellent problem solving skills
Excellent oral and written communication skills with demonstrated leadership capabilities
Ability to create and maintain professional relationships within all levels of the organization (peers, work groups, customers, supervisors)
Ability to work independently and as member of a team
Flexibility to operate and self-driven to excel in a fast-paced environment
Strong organization, analytical, and computer skills
Ability to create and develop an inclusive and engaged work environment
Ability to effectively manage Profit & Loss statements may be necessary depending on the complexity and scope of the operation(preferred)
Capable of multi-tasking, highly organized with excellent time management skills
Detail oriented with excellent follow-up practices
H.S. diploma/GED required
Bachelor's degree in Business, Logistics, Supply Chain preferred
Master's degree in Business, Logistics, Transportation or related field preferred
Five (5) years or more relevant experience in supply chain, logistics, warehouse or industry related field required
Five (5) years or more managing, leading and developing direct reports required
Three (3) years or more Profit & Loss responsibility preferred
One (1) year or more customer interaction preferred
Applicants from California, Colorado, New Jersey, New York City, and Washington: Salary is determined based on internal equity; internal salary ranges; market data/ranges; applicant’s skills; prior relevant experience; certain degrees or certifications, etc. The salary for this position ranges from $80,000 to $90,000. Employees may also be eligible to receive an annual bonus, as applicable.
Job Category: Logistics
Ryder is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and Drug Free workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, status as a protected veteran, among other things, or status as a qualified individual with disability.
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