The Transportation Manager will manage the day to day functions of the Newegg Transportation department, including all facilities in North America and the direct supervision of the transportation staff. The Transportation Manager will manage inbound and outbound shipments for Newegg’s North American Distribution Centers and customers, while optimizing transportation cost and service levels. The manager will also collect and analyze data related to daily shipment activity, identify opportunities for process and cost improvements, and follow through on operational or system improvement initiatives. Collaboration with leaders and business partners in Distribution, Customer Service, Sales, Operations and Finance are a key element of success in this position.
Develop and implement freight cost savings initiatives.
Conduct competitive bids/RFP’s when transportation strategy requires such
Build carrier service performance KPIs metrics, provide carrier performance feedback and ensures KPIs are met or exceeded.
Must maintain compliance to various regulations including those related to hazardous shipments, shipping documents and freight classifications.
Ensure compliance with all external regulatory requirements for both domestic and international shipments through adherence to appropriate policies.
Manage and improve the claims function of the transportation department in regards to the filing, tracking, collection, and reduction in freight claims.