Freight Operations Manager Resume Samples

A Freight Operations Manager is responsible for the daily operations of the vessel and works closely with other departments to ensure the safe operations of the vessel. Essential roles and responsibilities are listed on the Freight Operations Manager Resume as – handling daily operations including navigational safety, cargo, ballast, and tank cleaning and inspections; maintaining safety standards and procedures, analyzing and monitoring operational data to ensure potential problems; and providing guidance, and providing advice to vessels and fleet management on cargo requirements.

The nature of the job demands the following skills and abilities – strong communication skills, good negotiation skills, leadership and management skills, prior experience in managing people, strong problem-solving skills, and familiarity with current computer programs within the industry. Those seeking this job role must be educated to a degree level and as well hold a recognised shipping qualification.

Freight Operations Manager Resume example

Freight Operations Manager Resume

Headline : An experienced Operstion Manager with a proven track record of increasing revenues and reducing operating costs through sales and management techniques. A decision maker and process improvement minded professional, executing efficient strategies to drive productivity. Self- confident and manage with authority through expertise and character to promote teamwork in subordinates and help them achieve the organization's goals objectives.

Skills : Microsoft Office Suite, Personnel Management, Company Leadership, Vendor/Contractor Management, Freight Forwarding, Project Management/Coordination.

Description :

    1. Responsible for the direction and management of the day-to-day operations of a service center, including the support of customer relationships, overseeing revenue, profit and cost controls and ensuring safety, service and quality measures.
    2. Managed the efficiency and effectiveness of the delivery service that is provided to our business customers.
    3. Guided the complete day-to-day operations of the service center.
    4. Supported positive internal and external customer relationships.
    5. Ensured that the facility and its team members are operating to optimise safety, service and quality measures.
    6. Ensured proper staffing, utilisation and management of personnel.
    7. Supervised all personnel working at the facility.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Associates In Criminal Justice


Freight Operations Manager Resume

Headline : To obtain a Freight Operations Manager position within a lucrative company that will enable me to use my strong organisational skills, managerial background, and ability to work well with people.

Skills : Freight Management, Personnel Management.

Description :

    1. Shipped all freight bound orders.
    2. Operated forklifts and other heavy machinery safely.
    3. Unloaded cargo from truck with hand trucks and pallet jacks.
    4. Led warehouse improvement initiatives to advance operational efficiency.
    5. Vast experienced with File Maker, Oracle and Magento inventory operating systems.
    6. Implemented continuous-improvement for a cost effective trucking operation; sourcing, negotiations, and purchases of 18-wheeler dry vans; maintained.
    7. Ensured all vehicles maintenance and inspections are up to date.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Associate's


Freight Operations Manager Resume

Summary : Freight Operations Manager with 8 years of experience in Hiring and maintaining adequate staffing level of department employees to insure that all elements of required work can be accomplished within the required time frame, Leading and properly training all Warehouse employees in all aspects of safety, quality, and operations.

Skills : Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word, Microsoft Powerpoint, Kronos, Business Management, Operations Management, Human Resources, Lean, Oracle, Business Intelligence.

Description :

    1. Ensured directives, rules and procedures were communicated to all operation's staff.
    2. Responsible for process development and optimisation, and Continuous Improvement.
    3. Ensured safety methods, practices and programs were implemented and maintained.
    4. Responsible for development and assessment of operating procedures and organisational instructions.
    5. Ensured that freight was being moved in a safe and timely manner utilising appropriate equipment and tools Coach, train and develop employees consistent with company policy.
    6. Planned, researched, coordinated, and executed comprehensive logistics strategies; coordinated all outbound and inbound operations; budgeting.
    7. Interpreted, implemented, and enforced Service Center Work Instructions and Company policies.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Associates In Criminal Justice

Freight Operations Manager Resume

Objective : Experienced Freight Operations Manager that has demonstrated success leading cross functional teams. Demonstrates an uncompromising emphasis on customer service, attention to detail, and delivering results. Extensive knowledge of Federal procurement process as a military officer and government contractor. Leadership & Team Building Process Improvement Capture Management Federal Procurement Process Negotiation Competitive Analysis Strategic Planning Customer Focus Communication.

Skills : Microsoft, Processing Skills, Tracking.

Description :

    1. Responsible for inbound shipping operations to seven different eCommerce fulfilment centers throughout the United States and Canada.
    2. Responsible for managing Groupon Goods packaging supplies that included shipments to over 100 facilities throughout the United States and Canada.
    3. Led contract negotiation initiative that reduced annual inbound shipping cost by 30%.
    4. Led a multi-disciplined team solicitation effort for the procurement of a new packaging supplier that resulted in a 25% annual cost reduction.
    5. Hired Manager for a team of eight employees that were responsible for over $20M in annual spend.
    6. Developed requirements for Groupon proprietary software platforms that facilitated the shipment of physical products utilising all modes of transportation: Small Parcel, Less-Than-Truckload, Truckload, Rail, Air, and Ocean.
    7. Implemented a process to handle inbound international shipping operations from China and other countries for Groupon's private label group.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
BS In Finance

Freight Operations Manager Resume

Headline : Freight Operations Manager is Analysing, creating, edited, tracked and traced select LSPs such as drayage carriers, rail companies, rail terminals, Monitoring and driving improvement to customer service goals including on-time delivery, product lead-times, and request-for-quote responsiveness.

Skills : Product Lead, MS Office, Monitoring Skills.<br>

Description :

    1. Monitored and managed the drayage process of shipment movement (receive Arrival Notices, ISF information before port arrival of vessel, create and send delivery(work) order).
    2. Managed relationships with selected drayage carriers and make urgent communication in case of emergency.
    3. Searched plan B drayage carriers in case of lack of capacities
    4. Shared with daily container delivery schedules with drayage carriers.
    5. In cased to use pre-pull yard, find the best solutions in time.
    6. Reported monthly on Key Performance Indicators (KPI's) for dray-age deliveries.
    7. Checked the delivery status and share with customers.
                    Years of Experience
                    Experience
                    5-7 Years
                    Experience Level
                    Level
                    Executive
                    Education
                    Education
                    High School Diploma

                    Freight Operations Manager Resume

                    Objective : Freight Operations Manager with 5 years of experience in Planing daily and weekly shipping schedules based on customer demands, Supervising all daily shipping processes to meet customer demands, Planing and scheduling all deliveries to customers and all outbound freight activities.

                    Skills : Microsoft Office, Excel, PowerPoint, As400, Interviewing, Budgeting, Customer Service, Detail Oriented, Kronos, Team Building.

                    Description :

                      1. Communicated with account managers to ensure accuracy of accounting information and regulations.
                      2. Identified feight moving an incorrect weight/class and classification inaccuracies.
                      3. Conducted pre-shift meetings and provided daily administrative updates and critical process improvement updates.
                      4. Performed administrative functions as required in verification of delivery receipts, shipment manifest by trailer, bill of lading verification, and trace shipment documents.
                      5. Addressed equipment malfunctions and potential maintenance problems while ensuring compliance with all hazardous material applications, safety and work rules and regulations, and compliance with maintenance of departmental housekeeping standards.
                      6. Ensured completion of all required paperwork, records, reports and documentation to include inventory assessments, maintenance reports, and production/ quality assurance assessments.
                      7. Led and supervised 25 personnel.
                    Years of Experience
                    Experience
                    2-5 Years
                    Experience Level
                    Level
                    Executive
                    Education
                    Education
                    Bachelor Of Arts

                    Freight Operations Manager Resume

                    Objective : Freight Operations Manager with 4 years of experience in Managing inventory levels to targeted levels, Managing inventory to prevent dead inventory and minimise slow moving inventory, Managing all Warehouse assets and overhead costs, Managing Team in receiving all consumable good such as Nails, Glue, Bolts, Managing the site forklift fleet and associated Costs.

                    Skills : Microsoft Windows, Mac OS X, Directing Skills.

                    Description :

                      1. Ran the day-to-day operations of the largest terminal in the Milwaukee Region.
                      2. Ensured proper staffing and utilization of personnel.
                      3. Supported positive internal/external customer relationships.
                      4. Continuously improved the operation by utilizing Lean principles.
                      5. Ensured monthly/quarterly/yearly goals have been achieved.
                      6. Managed MacDill AFB shipping/receiving freight terminal supporting $633M in aircraft assets.
                      7. Directed military and commercial transportation to move small package express, LTL/TL, and personal property shipments.
                                Years of Experience
                                Experience
                                2-5 Years
                                Experience Level
                                Level
                                Executive
                                Education
                                Education
                                Bachelor Of Science

                                Freight Operations Manager Resume

                                Headline : As a Freight Operations Manager Experienced in Warehousing, Dispatch, Dock Scheduling, Customer Service, and/or Finance role, Experienced in frozen food storage & distribution industry, Experienced in automated cold storage warehouses is preferred, Prior people management experienced.

                                Skills : Personnel Administration, Peer Counseling, Investigations, Customer Support/service, Human Resources Processes, Project/program Management, Public Relations, Technical Writing, Shipment Transportation Planning, Relocation Specialist.

                                Description :

                                  1. Maintained day-to-day break bulk operations of leading national LTL carrier.
                                  2. Maintained annual sales / revenue increases of 20% in the LTL market with service to all 48 states.
                                  3. Managed all financial aspects of the service center operation for profitable results including revenue attainment, cost control, and yield improvement.
                                  4. Planned and managed of employees, personnel development, training, direction, motivation, as well as hiring and firing of employees in consultation with Human Resources Assist account managers in the identification, acquisition, and retention of customers.
                                  5. Prepared and implemented action plans to ensure planned productivity and service goals are achieved.
                                  6. Responsible for quality of operations Submit various financial and operational reports and action plans as directed.
                                  7. Prepared and managed safety, security, and loss prevention procedures in accordance with Company, OSHA, and DOT guidelines Ensuring compliance with laws, regulations , and safety.
                                Years of Experience
                                Experience
                                5-7 Years
                                Experience Level
                                Level
                                Executive
                                Education
                                Education
                                BS In Management

                                Freight Operations Manager Resume

                                Headline : Motivated, results-driven manager with extensive experience. I am a proven performer and profit maximizer, hands-on experience in customer relations, training and team leadership. Excellent reputation for dedication, creative problem solving, multi-tasker and able to prioritize and meet deadlines.

                                Skills : LEAN, Continuous improvement, Project Management.

                                Description :

                                  1. Responsible for managing the efficiency and effectiveness of the delivery service that is provided to our business customers.
                                  2. Guided the complete day-to-day operations of the service center.
                                  3. Supported positive internal and external customer relationships.
                                  4. Oversaw revenue, profit and cost controls.
                                  5. Ensured that the facility and its team members are operating to optimise safety, service and quality measures.
                                  6. Ensured proper staffing, utilization and management of personnel.
                                  7. Supervised all personnel working at the facility.
                                Years of Experience
                                Experience
                                5-7 Years
                                Experience Level
                                Level
                                Executive
                                Education
                                Education
                                High School Diploma

                                Freight Operations Manager Resume

                                Summary : Objective is to utilize my skills and experiences to complete the tasks at hand and to follow the company's Core Values to maintain the trust of all employees. While ensuring all steps and processes are done with Safety as the first priority.

                                Skills : Excel, Powerpoint Presentations, Word, Outlook, Lean, 5S.

                                Description :

                                  1. Assisted in day-to-day operations of the branch to include filling in for customer service representatives, clerical, warehouse, etc.
                                  2. Managed inventory for branch, including the day-to-day maintenance of inventory levels through replenishing stock to meet annual turn goals.
                                  3. Ensured all purchasing activities for the branch are executed per company policies and procedures oversee all accounts payable activities, including expense, inventory and freight invoices, and debit memos.
                                  4. Managed collections process, maintain overall responsibility for outstanding invoices, manage internal audit process as necessary.
                                  5. Performed some financial calculations and generate reports.
                                  6. Tracked and verified service center maintenance is completed.
                                  7. Completed HR records and documents as necessary including attendance and efficiency tracking.
                                      Years of Experience
                                      Experience
                                      7-10 Years
                                      Experience Level
                                      Level
                                      Management
                                      Education
                                      Education
                                      MA