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National Shipping Manager
Virginia Transformer Corp
Virginia Transformer Corp
 
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Job Location: Roanoke, Virginia

VIRGINIA TRANSFORMER CORP.

 

NATIONAL SHIPPING MANAGER

                                                                                         

General description and Job duties:

 

Contract administration with shipping/ logistic companies as well as coordination with plants. Since each plant has a shipping supervisor, the local coordination will be done by them.

 

Major job responsibility will include: 

  1.  Formulate strategy for all heavy hauls- identifying carriers, preparing contracts, cost savings plans, reliable logistic.
  2. Contract administration
  3. Work with Engineering during quote and design process to optimize the dimension and weights for cost effective shipment.
  4. Get request for quotes & negotiate contracts for heavy hauls or oversized equipment.
  5.  Work with selected vendors on providing price
  6.  Maintain a matrix for cost of shipment- based on weights/ dimension/ shipping place etc. This chart could be in $$/miles or $$/ lbs of weight and have some factors to be applied in case of extra features
  7. Once project is on order with VTC/GTC and a tentative date for manufacturing is established, assign the shipping contract to the Selected third party.
  8. Ensure that we have a good contract for shipment and enforce the contract during shipment.
  9. Coordinate for shipment with respective plant Shipping personnel – including customer contacts, Trucking/Logistic company coordination/ PMO coordination etc.
  10. Making sure that any abnormal situation like delay/damage is communicated expeditiously to all stake holders.
  11. International shipping & freight – including but not limited to cost effective road, rail, air and ocean (i.e. barges/towboats) 

Minimum Requirements:

 

7-10 years’ experience in moving/shipping transformers or other heavy/large capitol equipment

Develop and manage domestic and international heavy haul vendor relationships.

 

Accountability:  Vice-President of Materials.

 

Requirements: 

Bachelor’s degree in supply chain or logistics preferred.

Background in cost reduction and process improvement, heavy haul experience with multiple modalities on a national and international level.

Minimum ten (10) years’ experience in transportation and logistics.

 

Preferred:

 

MBA or MS degree in supply chain or logistics.

 
v Salary Range: 70-100 K

 

Note:  VTC management retains the discretion to add to or change the duties/specifications of this position at any time.

 

 

 

How to Apply: Email - THIS EMAIL



How To Apply:
Virginia Transformer Corp offers a competitive benefits package. If you seek a challenge and opportunity in a fast paced growing company please send resume and wage history to:

Virginia Transformer Corp
Attn: Mudassar Mohsin, Human Resources
220 Glade View Drive NE
Roanoke, Virginia 24012

Or e-mail:



Virginia Transformer Corp is an Equal Opportunity Employer
Females and Minorities are encouraged to Apply


 
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