Contact Us Today!

1-877-495-3967

Online Resources, Online Requests for Shipping and Delivery Services, World Clocks, Weight and Currency Conversion Tools and Diligent Delivery Systems Career Opportunities.

General Manager - Freight (Houston, TX)

We invite you to apply to work for Diligent today!
  

Diligent Delivery Systems, a Nationwide non-asset based Logistics Company is seeking an experienced General Manager to Market and Develop domestic, local and International Freight Markets.
  

General Manager Job Duties:

  • Travel to various locations to perform sales and Business Development for growth
  • Prospecting, presentations, negotiating, and closing new business
  • Customer account management
  • P&L responsibility
  • Manage driver routes and handle all driver issues within the region
  • Work in conjunction with Corporate accounting staff regarding customer invoicing, vendor payments and COG efficiencies
  • Plan and oversee implementation of policies, procedures, and programs for all areas of operations
  • Maintain weekly reports for region and submit to Corporate office
  • Oversee Logistics Coordinators
  • Pro Forma responsibility        
  • Capability to move freight


Required Skills/Qualifications:

  • BA degree preferred but not required
  • 2-5 years of experience in Freight Management required
  • Effective communication skills
  • Strong customer service skills
  • Problem solving and multi-tasking abilities
  • Transportation, Freight Forwarding or Logistics experience is a must
  • Computer skills in Microsoft Office including Excel and Word
  • Microsoft Streets and Trips or equivalent mapping/routing software is required
  • TSA and/or Hazmat certified is a plus
  • Hot shot courier, expeditor, customs and white glove experience
  • Experience working with non-asset based company is a plus
  • Self-motivated, energetic, charismatic and able to think on feet

 

To apply for this position please click here.

    
Diligent Delivery Systems is an Equal Opportunity Employer.



Home | Contact Us | Resources | BLOG | Privacy Policy | Terms & Conditions | Copyright © 2014 Diligent Delivery Systems | 333 N Sam Houston Pkwy E | Suite 1000 | Houston, TX 77060 | 1-877-495-3967