Director, Transportation – Dedicated Operations
Staples is business to business. You’re what binds us together.
Join our Staples World Class Supply Chain Team and deliver essential products to our customers.
What you’ll be doing:
This position will be responsible for managing the 27 Staples dedicated operations assuring we achieve the service level agreements (SLA) established. This person will also own the budget, $90M annually, and drive efficiencies to achieve the budgeted expectations. They will also be responsible to set the strategy to retain independent contractors (ICs) including establishing a compensation plan that make us the place all ICs want to work. This person will own expanding the program to other markets as well. This area is critical in stabilizing the final mile network. They must be able to create an environment of high safety and high customer satisfaction.
This role will have oversight for 27 locations and will be responsible to make appropriate staffing decisions in those locations as needed.
What you bring to the table:
Strong collaboration – you have the ability to create key relationships both inside and outside of our organization
Effective communication – your messaging is clear, concise and can be tailored to your audience
Innovation – transformation is key in this role so if you have the ability to think outside of the box and provide innovative solutions, this role could be for you.
Customer Focus – at the end of the day, what we do is all about the customer. A successful candidate in this role is driven to enhance the customer experience and create an effective final mile network at Staples
What’s needed- Basic Qualifications
10+ years of progressive experience in the transportation industry
Work experience at large transportation organization
Experience with management of third-party logistics companies
Final Mile experience
What’s needed- Preferred Qualifications
Inclusive culture with associate-led Business Resource Groups and resources such as the Social Justice Resource Center
Flexible PTO (22 days) and Holiday Schedule (7 observed paid holidays), Online and Retail Discounts, Company Match 401(k), Physical and Mental Health Wellness programs, and more perks and benefits
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To apply for this job email your details to Staplestaffing@staples.com