Sr Transportation Manager

As a 3PL in the fresh produce industry, Sunrise Logistics specializes in providing its customers with various supply chain solutions including cold storage, refrigerated TL/LTL transportation, port container drayage, repacking, and ripening services. This large portfolio of services is configurable to meet the needs of a diverse domestic and international customer base. Expanding the Transportation Brokerage segment is a key part of the strategic growth plan for Sunrise Logistics.

The Sr. Transportation Manager is responsible to lead, manage and develop a transportation brokerage team with a focus on profitable growth of new and existing customers. The Sr. Transportation Manager must be customer and operations focused and will leverage people, process and technology to enhance customer service, strengthen profitability, increase efficiencies and build new capabilities.

Schedule: Monday - Friday 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Location: Ephrata, PA (onsite)

What you get to do as a Sr. Transportation Manager
  • Lead, manage and develop the transportation brokerage team, including Carriers Sales, After Hours and Weekend Support, and Carrier Relationship teams
  • Grow sales and profitability with new and existing customers
  • Develop, implement and improve customer solutions
  • Utilize and leverage top tier TMS technology and data to analyze, manage and improve service levels, costs, margins, and performance
  • Build organizational structure and implement programs and procedures to ensure effective training and development of the transportation brokerage team to focus on and be accountable for service excellence and operating results
  • Develop and implement key performance goals and measurements
  • Collaborate with the Sunrise Logistics Account Management Teams to ensure proper alignment and understanding of the value-added warehousing

What you bring
  • 7 years of related experience in 3PL transportation brokerage along with 3-5 years of management responsibilities
  • Previous experience in customer/account management is preferred
  • Proven experience in effective leadership, management, collaboration, planning and problem solving
  • Experience in refrigerated and perishable commodities is preferred
  • Previous experience and accountability for customer profitability, expense budgeting and revenue growth
  • Knowledge and understanding of the laws and regulations impacting a 3PL in the fresh food industry
  • Excellent communication, negotiation, and organizational skills
  • Strong technology skills to include: TMS, BI and data analytics, Microsoft Office, etc.
  • Well-developed analytical skills

What We Offer
  • Comprehensive medical, dental, and vision coverage
  • Earned Wage Access - flexible access to wages before payday
  • Paid time off and holidays
  • Flexible Spending Account - healthcare and dependent care
  • Health Savings Account - high deductible medical plan
  • Retirement 401(k) with employer match
  • Company life insurance & voluntary life insurance
  • Short-term and long-term disability
  • Additional benefits include tuition reimbursement, wellness program, employee assistance program, Success Coach, and more!

Who We Are

We are a family of companies that focus on wholesale produce distribution and logistics across the Mid-Atlantic and Northeast regions. We partner with local growers to bring fresh organic and conventional produce to our Lancaster County, PA facility. We grade and package fruits and vegetables, sending only the best with our Drivers to deliver to independent retailers, natural food stores, and food co-ops.

We care about our associates and are committed to a healthy, diverse, and inclusive work environment.

All employment decisions are made on a non-discriminatory basis, and without regard to sex, race, color, age, national origin, religion, disability, pregnancy or maternity, genetic information, ancestry, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender reassignment, citizenship status, military status, or any other similarly protected status under federal, state and local laws.

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