LTL Procurement Manager

Location: Dallas, TX
Date Posted: 08-23-2017
As an LTL Procurement Manager with R2 Logistics, your industry knowledge and leadership abilities directly impact the company’s continued growth and success. This position leads R2’s LTL procurement team and reports directly to the Director of LTL Solutions. The LTL Procurement Manager is held accountable for achieving corporate expectations regarding carrier relationship development, pricing analysis, and vendor contract negotiation.
 
Responsibilities include:
 
  • Developing and maintaining strong business relationships with R2’s LTL carrier base to ensure process excellence
  • Negotiating carrier contracts, addendums, pricing, and rules tariffs
  • Analyzing pricing schedules and tariffs to facilitate rate maintenance
  • Leading a team of LTL Pricing Specialists to ensure R2 is providing market-competitive rates to new and existing customers
Qualifications:
  • 3-5 Years of LTL transportation experience
  • Prior management experience
  • Knowledgeable in freight classification systems, including NMFC and density-based classifications
  • Strong understanding of SMC³  CzarLite pricing
  • Effective negotiation skills, focused on achieving a mutual benefit for both the customer and R2 Logistics
  • Exceptional communication, interpersonal, and relationship building skills
  • Proactive and detail-oriented approach to project management that focuses around process discipline and measurement
Benefits:
  • One on one training focused on setting up your career success
  • Competitive base salary
  • Opportunity for internal career advancement
  • 401k with company match
  • Medical/Dental/Vision/Life Insurance
  • Paid holidays and vacation
About R2 Logistics:
Founded in 2007, R2 Logistics has thrived through the dedication and tenacity of our employees. We have become an industry leader through providing unparalleled customer service, based on a ‘strive to win’ competitive mentality.
 
As a third party logistics (3PL) company, we provide our customers access to our network of contracted transportation providers. With no trucks of our own, we contract asset based transportation companies to provide the equipment needed to move hundreds of daily shipments for our customers.
 
 
 
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