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Trade Lane Manager (Chicago, New York City, or Atlanta)

Elk Grove Village, Illinois; East Point, Georgia; New York, New York
Operations


Job Description

Requisition ID: POSTING-3-93199
Company: FedEx Trade Networks
Job Title: Trade Lane Manager (Chicago, New York City, or Atlanta)
Job Requisition Number: RC105888
Time Type: Full Time
Job Type: Regular
Primary Job Posting Location:
1101 Busse Road
Elk Grove Village, Illinois 60007
United States

Additional Locations:
3700 N. Commerce Drive
East Point, Georgia 30344
United States

15022 132nd Avenue
New York, New York 11434
United States

Posting Date: 2018-11-05
Job Posting End Date: 2018-11-23

Execute strategies to grow volumes in the global trade lane assigned. Working closely with the mmanager of global tade lane, along with product and sales, set volume growth goals and business plans to exceeed those goals. This position will require a background in both air and ocean, and the ability to interface and collaborate with product, sales, operations and marketing.


Recommend, develop, implement and communicate strategies in order to increase volumes in assigned trade lanes. Help formulate and implement pricing programs; set volume target and allocate to team members in order to enhance the effectiveness of sales achieve expectations of account development and yield enhancement. Communicate both internally and externally to outline strategy, market conditions, work closely with global trade lane team to communicate direction and deliverables. Direct and in-direct customer contact will also be required. Working closely with product, sales and operations to ensure compliance with policies and procedures in order to minimize company's risk exposure as well as enhance service quality and to achieve volume targets. Conduct regular service reviews to ensure agreed upon KPI's are being met or exceeded. Assist in gathering, analyzing and reporting information regarding performance and competitive activity; submit monthly activity reports and other accounts and performance reports to executive management in order to insure coordination with the sales plan, goals and objectives in specific region. Work with overseas network and local product owners to promote the specific product on a pre-designated trade lane through exchange of sales leads, overseas business visits and pipeline management. Manage annual budget; control, monitor and report results on a regular basis in order to achieve budget targets. Work closely with marketing to develop external and internal communications specific to trade lane companies.

Bachelor's degree/equiv at least five (5) years business development experience in international freight forwarding industry including air & ocean experience. Prior trade ln route dev. Familiar with Microsoft Office applications. Analytical skills. Business oriented and remarkable business acumen. Strong interpersonal and leadership skills. Excellent communication and presentation skills. Fluency in spoken and written english, other language skills a plus.


This successful candidate is covering US/Canada/APAC to and from Latin America.


FedEx Trade Networks provides freight forwarding, as well as import and export services that allow companies to reach markets throughout the world. They help customers of all sizes solve the intricacies of shipping goods globally by providing comprehensive international ocean and air freight forwarding, surface transportation and distribution, customs brokerage, trade and customs advisory services, and advanced e-commerce and trade facilitation solutions. We're glad you stopped by and hope your job search experience with FedEx Trade Networks, Inc. will be rewarding. We look forward to hearing from you!

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