The Director Transportation oversees the development and execution of long term strategic freight capacity planning, network carrier strategies and Carrier relationship management for all Marzetti transportation modes. Directly impacts the effective use of the transportation budget for Marzetti Logistics of $60 million. The position is required to lead: Inbound Raw Material movements, Inbound Finished Goods/Inventory transfer movements, TL shipments of manufactured goods from Marzetti Manufacturing plants and contracted Manufacturing plants inbound to Marzetti Distribution network. Additional responsibilities include management of 4+ direct reports, 20+ Indirect and the indirect oversight of the on-site contracted dedicated fleet personnel.
Works in a normal office environment where the employee is regularly required to speak, see, hear, sit, stand, talk, type, walk and bend while moving about the facility. The noise level in the office is quiet. Occasional travel to plants or meetings is required.