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Mgr–Logistic Solutions Manager

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Sales & Marketing
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YRC

JOB SUMMARY

 

Responsible for leading direct reports in the cultivation of truckload business through account development, qualifying, securing and retaining truckload opportunities. Role will support the strategic positioning of our brokerage services to increase truckload market share and revenues, while concurrently working in conjunction with Local, Corporate and Inside Sales channels to foster customer relationships and increase profitability accordingly. Role will work directly with pricing to manage RFP and help gather customer information and set pricing strategy for corporate accounts.

 

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  1. Promote revenue growth and increase market share through business partnerships, collaboration and strategic planning.
  2. Ensure effective communications between the LSM -Truckload team, Account Executives and Inside Sales Representatives within each assigned market to identify, establish and nurture truckload accounts.
  3. Support team members in successful contract negotiations, RFP’s and projects for new and existing truckload accounts to maximize margin and revenue levels.
  4. Drive truckload account penetration through the management existing accounts by growing both contracted and spot loads opportunities.
  5. Monitor shipping activities and trends with customers to make sure accounts are growing and receiving awarded business.
  6. Work as point of contact for new RFP for corporate sales on existing accounts.
  7. Demonstrate industry, product and sales skills knowledge.
  8. Manage supervisory responsibilities such as; hiring, training, performance appraisal, and employee development. Mentor, lead and develop Truckload Business Development Representatives.
  9. Identify and provide employees with necessary resources and training to meet objectives. Provide timely, relevant performance feedback and employee evaluations. Recognize and reward positive results and serve as a role model to team members.
  10. Provide solutions to management to improve the efficiency and performance of the Truckload Business Development team.

COMPETENCIES

  1. Coaching and Developing Others - Providing feedback, instruction, and development guidance to help others excel in their current or future job responsibilities; planning and supporting the development of individual skills and abilities.
  2. Compelling Communication - Clearly and concisely conveying information and ideas to individuals and groups; communicating in a focused and compelling way that captures and holds others’ attention.
  3. Decision Making - Identifying and understanding problems and opportunities by gathering, analyzing, and interpreting quantitative and qualitative information; choosing the best course of action by establishing clear decision criteria, generating and evaluating alternatives, and making timely decisions; taking action that is consistent with available facts and constraints and optimizes probable consequences.
  4. Earning Trust - Gaining others’ confidence by acting with integrity and following through on commitments while disclosing own positions; treating others and their ideas with respect and supporting them in the face of challenges.
  5. Execution -Ensuring others contribute to organization strategies by focusing them on the most critical priorities, measuring progress, and ensuring accountability against those metrics.
  6. Facilitating Change - Encouraging others to implement better approaches to address problems and opportunities; leading the implementation and acceptance of change within the workplace.
  7. Resolving Conflict - Helping others deal effectively with an antagonistic situation to minimize damage to the relationships and promote shared goals; using appropriate interpersonal methods to reduce tension or conflict between two or more people and facilitate agreement.

 

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS

  1. Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  2. Three (3) year sales or prospecting experience.
  3. Excellent verbal, written and interpersonal communication skills with the ability to negotiate difficult situations.
  4. Experience using MS Office applications (Word, Outlook, PowerPoint, and Excel).
  5. Previous leadership experience.
  6. Proven track record generating growth and leading teams in a quota driven environment.
  7. Demonstrated relationship building, problem-solving and collaborative planning techniques.
  8. Proficient in PC and mainframe applications.
  9. Prior experience in operational tools implementation and training. Proven ability to adapt to, learn and teach new technology platforms supporting business growth.
  10. Proven ability to coach and train.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

 

  1. Bachelor’s degree in business or related field.
  2. Experience in the transportation industry with deep knowledge of truckload operations and logistics.
  3. Extensive business to business sales or consulting experience.

WORKING CONDITIONS

 

This job operates in a professional office environment indoors. Routinely uses standard office equipment such as computers, phones, photocopiers, filing cabinets, and fax machines.

 

PHYSICAL DEMANDS

 

The position requires the ability to spend long hours sitting or standing while using office equipment and computers. Ability to perform repetitive tasks such as typing and keying. Occasional lifting, pushing/pulling, carrying 10 lbs. of supplies and materials is required.

 

YRC Worldwide, along with all subsidiary companies, are an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer

 

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