C&S Wholesale Grocers, Inc. Mgr, I/B Transportation in Keene, New Hampshire

Company Overview

C&S Wholesale Grocers, Inc. , based in Keene, NH, is the largest wholesale grocery supply company in the U.S. and the industry leader in supply chain innovation. Founded in 1918 as a supplier to independent grocery stores, C&S now services customers of all sizes, supplying more than 6,000 independent supermarkets, chain stores, military bases, and institutions with over 150,000 different products. 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 of Employment at C&S Wholesale Grocers, Inc. C&S Wholesale Grocers 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 an Inbound Transportation Manager , you will manage the backhaul net profit for the area of responsibility while ensuring service level objectives are met.


  • Manage inbound operations for area of responsibility to meet profit and service level objectives

  • Develop new sources of backhaul revenue

  • Negotiate CPU agreements and allowances with vendors

  • Serve as the primary interface between Procurement and Vendors with Transportation

  • Oversee which vendors will be converted to CPU based on the private/dedicated fleet capacity

  • Identify opportunities for third party carriers and negotiate service agreements with carriers

  • Manage, train, and develop Transportation supervisors and coordinators

  • Respond to and resolve operational issues with vendor and C&S warehouses

  • Supervise and lead a team of direct reports

  • Promote ethics and integrity in performance of self, team, and department


  • Bachelor's of Science degree in Logistics, Supply Chain, Operations Management, or Industrial Engineering required

  • Five to seven years' related experience in Transportation, Warehouse Operations, and Supply Chain

  • Knowledge of transportation industry, wholesale grocery operations, and procurement

  • Analytical and negotiating skills

  • Experience using Microsoft Office, including Excel

  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills to effectively convey complex and detailed information to a diverse population

  • Demonstrated ability to apply management principles and techniques to direct, educate and motivate employees

Requisition ID 10450

Company C&S Wholesale Grocers, Inc.

Category Transportation