J.B. Hunt Transport Brokerage Branch Manager - Chicago, IL in Chicago, Illinois
Job Opening ID:
00318457 Brokerage Branch Manager - Chicago, IL (Open)
Brokerage Branch Manager - Chicago, IL
United States of America
Under general direction, the incumbent is responsible for some account ownership and directing the overall activities of an ICS branch to maintain growth targets and profitability, develop and grow our employees, and build and foster cross-divisional influence and external relationships to provide a best-in-class customer experience
Minimum Qualification: High School Diploma or GED with 4-5 years in Transportation/Logistics. Preferred Qualification: Bachelor's Degree and 5+ years in Transportation/Logistics Knowledge of finance and accounting practices, financial analysis, and reporting Ability to encourage, motivate, and guide individuals or teams in learning and improving effectiveness Ability to accurately analyze situations and reach productive decisions based on informed judgment Create goals that support business strategies Ability to apply organizational acumen to identify and maintain focus on key success factors for the organization Utilize assigned resources and leverage resources (individuals or teams) to achieve or exceed planned outcomes Develop and improve individual, team, and organizational performance Ability to provide services and support to key clients.
Ensure customers receive superior on-time service, Establish long-term objectives, create and deploy the strategies/actions to achieve them, and deliver on such objectives, Foster positive customer and carrier relations to retain and grow current business, Generate leads and close new business opportunities with major accounts to initiate growth of branch revenue and maintain margin goals, Hire, train and develop staff to meet branch objectives in regards to customer satisfaction, sales, and operations, Network with internal sales and marketing staff to develop and grow business, Properly manage risk and maintain financial integrity in all business matters, Responsible for budget and profit margins to meet and exceed branch and business unit goals for sales and profitability
Bachelors: Business Administration/Management, Bachelors: Business Communications, GED (Required), High School (Required)
Management-Entry Level, Transportation/Logistics
“This job description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees within this classification. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job.
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.”
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