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Transportation Manager, Fort Worth, TX

Company: The TJX Companies Inc
Location: Framingham
Posted on: January 23, 2023

Job Description:

Discovery is at the core of everything we do - whether it's a great value, incredible style, or building long-lasting partnerships with people around the world. That's what makes TJX different. You can find it all across our brands: TJ Maxx, Marshalls, HomeGoods, Sierra, and Homesense. Every one of our brands has one thing in common: environments that are always changing. That's just how we like it. Every day is an opportunity to discover something new about our business, our partnerships, and even about yourself. Come discover what different can mean for you.The Opportunity: Contribute To The Growth Of Your Career.Exciting opportunity to act as a founding member of our Newest HomeGoods DC located in Forth Worth, TX. Come to work and be ready to think on your feet, grow your skills, and embrace the many opportunities in a high growth area of our business. Our Transportation Manager role is a critical position with the responsibility of opening a new building. The role is responsible for all Transportation Financial Budgets, Operational, and Service Standards for the building. In addition, you will be responsible for partnering with internal and external teams to build strong working relationships that yield tangible results. Along with lead, mentoring and developing your team, stewarding the timely and effective planning of outbound deliveries that your location is responsible for.Responsibilities:

  • Consistently deliver on key performance indicators around safety, service consistency, quality, capacity, and cost.
  • Manage carrier performance, recognizing and celebrating wins, and mentor and holding accountable when performance does not meet expectations.
  • Support growth by optimizing existing logistics flow as well as incorporating new store openings and dedicated solutions into existing network footprint.
  • Supervise scheduling Cross dock moves.
  • Plan and communicate the truck capacity requirements and ensure an adequate supply of truck power and trailers.
  • Implement all aspect of our Q4 strategy to ensure successful peak season and year-end inventory execution.Who We Are Looking For: You.
    • A minimum of 3- 5 years' experience in Logistics or Supply Chain
    • Bachelor's Degree in Business Administration, Supply Chain, or related field OR related work experience
    • Experience leading and developing teams
    • Ability to work cross functionally to deliver results
    • Knowledge of motor carrier industry
    • Understanding of distribution center operations
    • Ability to work extended hours and weekends as needed.
    • Strong communication and social skills, strong analytical skills, and critical thinking
    • Proficient in Microsoft Office
    • Proven understanding of transportation management systems and software
    • Ability to influence without authorityWe care about our culture, but we also prioritize your needs!
      • Competitive Pay
      • Weekly paychecks
      • Paid time away
      • Programs to support environment and corporate responsibility
      • TAAP - TJX Associate Assistance Programs
      • Associate Discount
      • Career Development Opportunity
      • Be a part of an inclusive team Benefit programs and eligibility terms vary across our global locations. We encourage you to apply to learn more about how our benefits can make a difference for you.Full COVID-19 vaccination, including a booster once eligible, is a condition of employment at TJX, subject to reasonable accommodation where required by law.Discover Different at TJX means opportunity, teamwork, and career growth. That's why working here is so much more than a job. When you're a part of our TJX family, you have the full support of a diverse, close-knit group of people that work together to deliver the best value and style in the business. Our inventory is always changing and our approach is continually evolving, which means every day is another chance to Discover Different.We consider all applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, gender identity and expression, marital or military status. We also provide reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities in accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act and applicable state and local law.Posting Notes: 770 Cochituate Rd Framingham MA 01701

Keywords: The TJX Companies Inc, Framingham , Transportation Manager, Fort Worth, TX, Professions , Framingham, Massachusetts

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