Job Vacancy Senior Operations Manager, Transportation Local Planning Ashley Furniture HomeStore

Job title: Senior Operations Manager, Transportation Local Planning

Company: Ashley Furniture HomeStore

Job description: Build Your Career with Ashley
Master your craft by working on a team that constantly challenges you. As a member of our Transportation and Fleet Operations team, you’ll grow your future, advance your career, and learn from a caring community that wants to see you succeed.

Title: Senior Operations Manager, Local Planning.
Locations Available: Spanaway, WA – Missoula, MT – Charlotte, NC

What Will You Do?
We are seeking an experienced and detail-oriented Senior Operations Manager to join our team. In this role you will oversee all aspects of transportation planning, including route optimization, driver management, freight management, and cost analysis. The Senior Manager will focus on the planning of the local network for Ashley Pacific Northwest, which consists of roughly 140 drivers. The modes of transportation that this role will oversee include local, dedicated, and drayage operations. The Operations Manager will provide leadership for four transportation planners.

What Do You Need?
Bachelor’s degree in logistics, supply chain management, or a related field.
Minimum of 3- 5 years of experience in transportation planning, logistics, or a related field, with at least 2 years in a managerial role.
In-depth knowledge of transportation planning methodologies, carrier selection, routing optimization, and freight management.
Strong analytical and problem-solving skills, with the ability to interpret transportation data and make data-driven decisions.
Proficiency in transportation management software and systems. Familiarity with enterprise resource planning (ERP) systems is preferred.
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to collaborate effectively with internal and external stakeholders.
Proven leadership abilities, with the capability to motivate and develop a high-performing team.
Knowledge of transportation regulations, safety practices, and environmental sustainability in the transportation industry.
Strong organizational skills and the ability to manage multiple priorities in a fast-paced environment.

At Ashley, we’re more than a business…we’re family. As the largest manufacturer of home furnishings in the world, we know what it takes to build incredible furniture and future leaders. We’re problem solvers with the grit to persevere during challenging times and innovators who won’t coast when times are good. We create solutions, not excuses. And never settle for the status quo. It’s the reason we’re always searching for better ways to deliver an exceptional customer experience. That’s why Ashley Furniture is #1 in our industry
Ready to grow? You’ve come to the right place. Ashley Furniture has a “Growth Mindset”, and once you join our team, you’ll learn from the best in the business.
Apply today and find your home at Ashley!
Compensation: Annual Salary $84,800 – $100,000. Individual compensation packages are based on various factors unique to each candidate, including skill set, experience, qualifications, and other job-related factors.
Profit sharing is available to eligible employees; this discretionary program is dependent on the profitability of the company.
Benefits: When you join our family, you are eligible to participate in our comprehensive benefits programs which includes Health, Dental, Vision, Life/Disability, Flexible Spending Accounts, 401(k), Paid Holidays, 80 hours paid vacation and accrual Washington paid sick leave 1 hour for every 40 hours worked up to 52 hours.
Benefits may vary based on position and location, so we encourage you to speak with the recruiting team during the interview process.
Ashley values its diversity and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All employment decisions are made on the basis of an individual’s skills, qualifications, merit, and business need.
To learn more about Ashley Furniture, our community engagement programs, environmental stewardship, and our core values, please visit our Corporate Social Responsibility information page:

We are an equal-opportunity employer and provide a drug-free working environment. While Ashley appreciates the interest of all candidates only those meeting specific position requirements may be contacted. Principals Only.

Expected salary: $84800 – 100000 per year

Location: Pacific, WA

Job date: Wed, 31 Jan 2024 05:16:41 GMT

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