Local Logistics
Manager

Company: Liberty Moving and Storage / United Van Lines Agent

Title: Local Logistics Manager

Department: Dispatch—Operations

Reports to: Marc Alpert—Operations Manager

Contact: Joe Pawluk—Organizational Development

Liberty Moving and Storage is a family owned and operated relocation company that has experienced continual growth since our founding in 1939. We are the largest agent for the United Van-Lines in the tri-state area. Our standards are high, which makes us one of the largest and highest recommended companies in the business. Come join our team and find an opportunity for a great new career!

Description:

The local logistics manager will be required to manage all transportation and logistics, working with the operations team to assign vans and men to various local jobs in the greater New York metropolitan area. This individual will serve as the key point of contact for all labor assigned to local work, ensuring that key personnel and equipment is assigned in a profitable and efficient manner. The local logistics manager will be a key strategic component of the operations team, working with the long-distance dispatcher and Operations Manager to build schedule, manage shipment spreads, and coordinate with warehouse personnel to manage input and outflow from storage, all with a focus on high quality customer service.

Tasks and Responsibilities:

  • Monitor, coordinate and dispatch labor and equipment to various job-sites in the tri-state area according to customer needs, current requirements and seasonal restrictions.
  • Communicate with sales and customer service representatives to creatively problem solve and strategize.
  • Prepare daily schedules and maintain work-log information.
  • Act as the key point of contact for all issues concerning the logistics of local work.

Required Skills and Abilities:

The local logistics manager must be organized, and make efficient use of their time and resources with regard to planning work, arranging labor and communicating with the operations team as well as local drivers and helpers.

Compensation:

Compensation is competitive and consummate with experience in a customer service role. The compensation package includes healthcare, dental, vision and 401k benefits, as well as paid vacation. All interested parties should respond with a resume and cover letter to this ad.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.

Applicants with disabilities requiring a reasonable accommodation in order to apply for an open position(s) can contact Liberty Moving and Storage, Human Resource Department at (800) 640-4487 ext. 225.