Freight Manager

Location: Memphis, TN
Job Type: Direct Hire
Salary: $65,000.00 - $80,000.00
Degree: Bachelor; Bachelor of Science;
Date: 12/6/2017
Job ID: 02548119
Job Description
Outstanding career opportunity located at Corporate Office setting in very desirable and historic Tennessee location.  Selected candidate will be directly responsible for managing a global freight spend of approximately $3 million annually.  This position will be cross functionally integrated with manufacturing locations and planning, as well as, warehousing and shipping/receiving in support of the Company's global distribution network.  Position reports directly to the Director of Supply Chain and Customer Planning.

Selected candidate will be responsible for the following: (1.)  Global freight experience to include importing/exporting and inter-country movements in USA, Canada, Europe and China.;  (2.) Achieving freight savings through contract negotiations. (3.) Interface with packaging suppliers to optimize freight; (4.) Experienced in import/export compliance;  (5.) Warehousing and Shipping experience is required.

BS Degree in Logistics or Business preferred. Excellent benefit package and relocation.  Excellent client that wants to move fast to fill this important position.  Please expedite.