C&S Wholesale Grocers, Inc. Transportation Manager in Greenville, South Carolina

Company Overview

C&S Wholesale Services is one of many companies within the C&S Family of Companies, the largest wholesale grocery supply company in the U.S. and the industry leader in supply chain innovation. At C&S, We Select the Best® – those with the motivation, pride, and drive to succeed in our fast-paced world.

Working Safely is a Condition for Employment with C&S Wholesale Services, Inc. C&S Wholesale Services, Inc. is proud to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer, and considers qualified applicants without regard to race, color, creed, religion, ancestry, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, veteran status or any other protected factor under federal, state or local law.

Position Overview

As the Senior Transportation Manager , you will oversee the functions of the Transportation department and provide guidance and direction as needed. You would manage the day to day operations, employee challenges for resolution and be a quick thinker and problem solver. You would set operational goals and lead a team focused on executing a plan to accomplish these goals.

Responsibilities

  • You will lead a team to optimal performance, including tracking key metrics, coaching through performance issues, and maintaining morale.

  • You will provide input towards budget creation and own the management of controllable costs within their operation

  • You will build relationships outside of your immediate operation including, but not limited to, warehouse operations, procurement, and representatives of the customer.

  • You will oversee functions of driver force, ensure on time dispatch, and ensure all DOT rules and regulations are followed.

  • You will be responsible to work with Profit and Loss statements for business evaluation.

  • You'll be involved in quarterly mandatory driver safety meetings

Qualifications

  • High School degree or equivalent, college preferred

  • Minimum 5 years’ experience in Transportation (or related field) and 8 years of applicable leadership experience

  • Knowledge of DOT and OSHA regulations

  • Supervisory and leadership experience to include both analytical and soft skills

  • Ability to make decisions with little to no guidance

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

  • Professional demeanor

  • Ability to maintain confidential and/or sensitive information

  • MS Office – Intermediate

  • Ability to work with all levels of personnel with all departments

Requisition ID 10406

Company C&S Wholesale Services, Inc.

Category Transportation

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