OPERATIONS | Intermodal Manager

About the Position

Join Specialized Logistics and assist in developing a strong network of active Intermodal Carriers and driving operational and margin improvements. Provide industry expertise, guidance and support to the Specialized Logistics' team.

Responsibilities & Duties

  • Establish and develop Intermodal Carrier relationships
  • Identify steps necessary to accomplish goals and objects for the Intermodal team
  • Manage Intermodal team budgets, expenses, costs and overall profitability
  • Expand Dryage relationships and pricing management with new and existing clients
  • Act as carrier and equipment Subject Matter Expert across the organization
  • Improve trailer utilization and develop carrier network
  • Tender and monitor Intermodal shipments
  • Coordinate with rail and customer service to minimize delays, increase communications and troubleshoot issues
  • Conduct safety and compliance site inspections
  • Educate drivers and Dryage providers and accurate reporting and required steps for documenting damages
  • Review shipment reports by lane, customer, carrier, equipment type and regions with an eye for pricing, costs and service
  • Monitor accessorial chargers accumulated by each shipment and reimbursement by customer

Qualifications & Required Skills

  • Required - Four-year degree preferred.
  • Required - Experience in negotiation
  • Required - Ability to prioritize
  • Required - Strong analytical thinking skills and a sense of urgency when managing multiple, time-sensitive projects
  • Required - Demonstrated ability to influence others
  • Required - Experience leading cross-functional teams
  • Experience: Minimum 3 years Intermodal transportation experience, preferably at a non-asset based logistics company or IMC

About Specialized Logistics

Specialized Logistics combines over 50 years of transportation knowledge. Covering all facets of the transportation industry, Specialized Logistics can handle your Domestic & International LTL & Truckload, Heavyhaul, Intermodal, Warehousing & transloading, airfreight, rigging, Bulk/Chemical Transport, special project transportation & Supply chain consulting services. From every port to every rail ramp, we have warehouses to handle transloading and deliveries throughout all of North America including the United States, Canada and Mexico. We make sure to understand every situation each customer gives us and customize solutions the customer can choose from.

APPLY TODAY. If your skills and career aspirations align with the above referenced requirements, please submit your resume and salary requirements to careers@specializedlogistics.net. You may be required to take a skills-assessment test.

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