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Domestic Operations Manager - Laredo, Texas

BTX Global Logistics is seeking an experienced bilingual Domestic Operations Manager for our Laredo station with a proven track record in freight forwarding and a winning manner with clients and colleagues alike. The Operations Manager position will be based out of Laredo, Texas. To be considered for this position, the candidate MUST have a minimum of five (5) years, hands-on domestic freight forwarding experience and be fluent in both English and Spanish.

The Domestic Operations Manager oversees the operations staff and is a key player of our Operations Team. We're looking for a self-starter, detail-oriented, confident and motivated individual to help ensure that all operations are handled properly and that our customers are happy. If you value the opportunity for growth and autonomy in the field, apply today.

Responsibilities Include:

  • Oversees and provides pricing information and rate quotes to customers and sales teams
  • Knowledge of domestic freight rates & routing (airlines & trucks) a must
  • Ensures that all operations staff are properly processing quotes, shipments, and tracking and tracing within company guidelines
  • Ensures station conformance standards are being met
  • Works closely with the Station Manager on duties that are assigned
  • Facilitates relationships between internal station employees and supervisors
  • Ensures that the station is in compliance with all regulatory requirements
  • Develops growth opportunities with sales team members
  • Negotiates pricing with local carriers and vendors
  • Other duties as assigned

Summary of Experience and Education:

  • Minimum 5 years hands-on operational experience within a freight forwarding environment
  • Must have some management experience
  • Domestic experience mandatory including routing, documents, AWB preparation, and carrier knowledge
  • Must be fluent in English and Spanish
  • International experience would be helpful, but not a necessity
  • IATA DG certification preferred
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Superior active listening skills
  • High energy and results driven
  • Strong organizational & time management skills with the ability to prioritize and manage multiple tasks
  • Excellent interpersonal skills with the ability to work well with the team, agents and clients 
  • Proficiency with the Microsoft Office Suite, Internet navigation, Email and CRM applications

Additional Information:

Type: Full-time
Experience: Mid-Senior level
Function: Operations
Industries: Logistics and Supply Chain 
Compensation: Competitive, Commensurate with Experience

BTX Global Logistics is an equal opportunity employer committed to hiring a diverse workforce and sustaining an inclusive culture. BTX does not discriminate on the basis of disability, veteran status or any other basis protected under federal, state or local laws.