Area Transportation Manager

Schwan Food Co   •  

Taunton, MA

Industry: Manufacturing


5 - 7 years

Posted 28 days ago

This position is responsible for managing the distribution activities of assigned depot operations.

Manages staff to achieve distribution support of sales operate within DOT guidelines and implementation of safety practices.

Manages staff to ensure the maximization of deliveries truck utilization and provide extended support of store level sales opportunities through in-store promotions and customer service.

Manages the preparation of distribution maintenance dynamic routing and pre-trip/post-trip execution.

Manages the recruitment hiring training and development of all depot distribution staff.

Prepares and presents financial and budget reports to management on status and key performance indicators.

Monitors ongoing distribution and expense performance communicate results and identify opportunities for continuous improvement.

Analyze all distribution data and reports in order to make relevant business decisions.

Manages customer relationships through continuous communications between sales merchandising and operations to ensure maximum efficiencies and customer service.

Ensures compliance and implementation of all company safety and DOT policies and procedures.

Responsible to conduct yourself and ensure your subordinates (if applicable) conduct themselves in a manner consistent with company mission values code of ethics policies and other standards of conduct.


Education: Bachelor's degree or equivalent

Years of Related Experience: Minimum of 5 years related experience