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General Manager - Freight Forwarder
Pinto Employment Search
Job Location: Torrance, CA
Our esteemed client is a freight forwarding powerhouse with a history of success and a thirst for continued growth! They are adding to their family, and need an experienced, responsible and dynamic leader for their Los Angeles station, which offers the full suite of transportation and value-added services, including air, ocean, ground, Customs brokerage, and warehousing. Please review the particulars to see if you might be their next General Manager!
Key Responsibilities:
Responsible for branch P&L, budgets, and all other financial activities and reports.
Maintain existing clients while helping sales close new business.
Understand, address and resolve issues that arise in day-to-day operations.
Ensure branch is compliant, profitable, and operating efficiently.
Oversee all services and procedures; recommend improvements as necessary.
Personnel management including hiring, orientation, reviews, work distribution, etc.
Guide and motivate staff; promote culture of teamwork and exemplary customer service.
Negotiate rates and develop relationships with vendors.
Adapt to the effects of market, trade, customer and competitive activities.
Furnish headquarters with regular branch activity reports.

Recent hands-on Branch/General freight forwarding management experience.
Strong budgeting, forecasting, planning and leadership skills.
Ability to assist with day-to-day, staff issues, and office operations.
Familiar with licenses, government regulations, and all other requirements necessary
to operate a freight forwarding branch in full legal compliance.
Enjoyment of working closely with colleagues, staff, customers and vendors
in a fast-paced, time sensitive environment.
Computer literate; must be able to create and generate reports.
Strong knowledge of airfreight and Trans-Pacific trade lanes a plus.

Stable work history, please.

The Company offers:
Full suite of door-to-door global logistics services.
Experienced and supportive company environment and culture.
Opportunities for personal and financial success and growth.
Competitive salary commensurate with experience.
Good line of benefits.

**To be considered for this position, please apply online at the link below. All submissions will remain confidential.**

***If you do not meet the job requirements, but would like to submit your resume, please click the "Submit Resume" button on the Pinto Employment website. We will keep your information on file for future opportunities.***

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