Manager/Senior Manager Transportation

IRIS Corporate Solutions Private Limited.
  • Bangalore, Delhi, Mumbai
  • 10-18 lakh
  • 4-9 years
  • 30 Jan 2015

  • Senior Management/ General Management

  • Internet/ ECommerce
Job Description

Manager/Sr Manager - Transportation

In this role you will be responsible for setting up the delivery infrastructure and managing the delivery operations within a state or group of cities.Candidate will be required to lead large operations teams. He/she will be the primary touch point between the field teams and the senior management. The job role demands high level of people management and analytical skills.

The primary responsibilities include

Building the delivery infrastructure within the designated state or group of cities
Hiring the team of field managers and delivery associates and Training them on their KRAs
Commissioning the sites and running the day-to-day operations.
Ensure enough bandwidth in citywide delivery team to ensure peak time delivery management
Conduct the performance appraisals of the station supervisors and mentor them for handling efficient operations
Analysis of the data reports to identify performance bottlenecks and improve the performance
Defining the transportation process from Fulfillment Center to delivery stations
Defining the delivery process from delivery station to customer address
Continuously improve the delivery process and attain a sustained level of delivery performance improvement
Implement the formal process control and process improvement mechanisms such as Kaizen

Essential Skills

Strong leadership capabilities and people management skills
Strong execution skills, Action oriented, go getter
Resourceful to identify the way to get things done using limited resources
Ability to work under pressure situations
Ability to work in ambiguous situations and to come out with solutions as per the situations faced

Basic Qualifications

Any Graduation. MBA preferred.
Experience in logistics field desirable and the experience in courier industry highly preferred
People management experience. Experience in handling field team is highly desirable.
Experience in handling live operation preferred (wherein decisions have to taken on the spot and actions needs to be initiated right away)
Experience in process improvement preferred with additional benefits for knowledge of specific methodologies such as six sigma, Kaizen etc.

Preferred Qualifications

Master of Business Administration (MBA)
Masters degree/diploma in operations management
Masters degree/diploma in transportation

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