Job Openings Transportation Specialist

About the job Transportation Specialist

The successful applicant is responsible for:

  1. Scheduling transportation services, allocating drivers, and planning routes.
  2. Negotiating contracts and processing payments.
  3. Keeping transportation operations within budget without compromising efficiency.
  4. Processing transportation documentation and monitoring drivers' logbook entries.
  5. Developing, implementing, and improving transportation policies and procedures.
  6. Recruiting, training, and supervising drivers and transportation division staff.
  7. Liaising between management, drivers, and customers.
  8. Collaborating with internal departments to optimize transportation services.
  9. Evaluating driver performance, handling customer queries, and resolving complaints in a timely manner.
  10. Complying to transportation regulations and company policies.
  11. Transportation Specialist Requirements:
  12. Experience with TMS systems
  13. Analytical and systematically strong
    1. Ability to explain technical details
    2. A good problem-solving attitude
  14. Bachelor's degree in transportation management, logistics, project management, or similar
  15. preferred.
  16. A minimum of 5 years experience as a transportation specialist in a related industry.
  17. In-depth knowledge of transportation industry regulations.
  18. Proficiency in transportation management software.
  19. Superb leadership and interpersonal skills.
  20. Exceptional organizational and time management skills.
  21. Great communication and collaboration skills.
  22. Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills.
  23. Willingness to provide operational support outside of business hours.