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Branch Manager - Toronto

Mississauga Office

Date Posted: 03-26-19

There’s a moment when it all comes together. When a complicated challenge turns into a creative solution. When a problem turns into an opportunity. We live for those moments.

Here at Fuel, creativity is what drives us forward. We want the outliers. The non-conformists. The game-changers. And that’s where you come in. To transform the face of logistics, we need your help. This is not just a job, it’s a lifestyle. We want you to be excited about the work you’re doing and the company you’re doing it for. And if challenges arise? That’s ok – rise to the challenge. No two days are exactly the same, and that’s what makes working at Fuel so gratifying.
 
Pay, benefits, perks and more.  We’re not like the others, nor do we care to be.  You are an investment and from day one, we treat you as such. Easily accessible by car or public transit, our dynamic work environment is high-energy and fun. Our competitive comp packages include comprehensive benefit plans and generous paid time off, and our company sponsored events and other creative perks are all designed with our valued employees in mind.

Fuel Transport is expanding rapidly and looking for a Branch Manager for our office located in Mississauga, Ontario.  The person selected will be responsible to establish, manage and coordinate all day-to-day Sales and logistics operation including personnel management to support the Office expansion and ensure client satisfaction.
Rise to the challenge. Find your Fuel.
 
Detailed Job Description:
  • Establish, coordinate, manage all personnel, new business initiatives and integration with Logistics Account management related to the Mississauga office and all day to day activities.
  • Strategically establish a sales action plan for designated sales territories by identifying trends, market needs and industry changes.
  • Establish the hiring and budget plan for Operations and Sales departments to support the team growth initiative and propose to management for approval.
  • Facilitate the recruitment processes including interviewing, hiring and training of new employees.
  • Develop, establish and nurture a Sales and Operations team for sustainable growth.
  • Servicing existing and new accounts operationally.
    • Full Cycle Freight booking:
    • Troubleshoot unexpected events/conditions concerning trips
    • Handle inquiries from vendors, suppliers and internal Management
    • Performing CSR duties and eventually managing CSR functions/teams.
    • Other operational duties as required
  • Oversee, contribute and ensure the carrier base and/or develop new carriers is supporting the business needs and ensure customer satisfaction.
  • Maintain data and update accurate information in the company's operating systems
  • P&L and Gross Profit accountability for the Mississauga office; manage sales and operations reporting.
 
Skills & Requirements:
  • Bachelor’s degree with at least seven to ten (7-10) years’ experience or an equivalent combination with a proven track in a similar position within the third Party Logistic (3PL) industry.
  • Proven track record of business and/or operations management in the trucking, transportation and/or 3PL industry.
  • Practical experience in managing a team of Sales and/or Logistics/Operations professionals.
  • Strong leadership skills and negotiation skills.
  • Dynamic, enthusiastic, and quick to take initiative.
  • Highly motivated, goal driven, result oriented and team player.
  • Strong presentation, communication and coaching skills.
  • Experienced with Microsoft Office Software.