New Job Manager Transportation - Jharkhand In Jharkhand

Manager Transportation - Jharkhand
Manager Transportation - Jharkhand

Manager Transportation - Jharkhand

Company : ElasticRun
Salary : Details not provided
Location : Jharkhand

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Job Description

Roles and Responsibilities


  • As the transportation operations lead, candidate shall report directly to the head of fulfilment and shall have the responsibility of managing the inbound & outbound transportation operations.
  • Candidate should be experienced in creating transportation capacity & establishing the required vendor base to ensure smooth & efficient dispatch operations.
  • Candidate should have experience in working with period specific contractual vehicle operations with a pay-out linked directly to transportation operations performance.
  • Candidate should build healthy pipeline of transport vendors & make arrangements for market hire vehicles as per the requirements
  • Candidates should be well versed with the lane wise vehicle wise hiring rates & understand the transportation costing methodology.
  • Candidates should have the ability to negotiate with vendors & arrive at the best possible sourcing rates that gives the best-in-class transportation costs.
  • Candidate should analyse the dispatch patterns & decide the type & capacity of vehicle that will be apt for the respective lanes & optimizes the unit cost of transportation.
  • Drive the dispatch teams to stuff the vehicle in the most appropriate manner which optimizes the vehicle space & capacity utilization & reduces the in-transit damage risk
  • Candidates should be able to set right set of performance expectations with the vendors & drivers on the arrival times, transit times & in-transit damages
  • Work with the fulfilment centre head to identify opportunities for cost optimization & explore possibilities of combining routes & operating milk runs.
Candidate Profile
5+ years of experience in aggregated capacity transportation operations.
Candidate should have thorough understanding of transportation costs & prevalent market rates across given lanes
Candidate should possess a strong analytical bent of mind in terms of understanding the cost structure, vehicle utilization & choosing the right combination of vehicle for a given lane.
Candidate should possess excellent problem solving abilities & at the same time understand the situations which needs escalation
Candidate should have excellent network & connect with transport vendors & have proven track record of managing vendor relationships
Candidate should have good knowledge about transportation industry practices & possess full understanding of full load & part load operations.
Candidate should be open to travel to different geographical locations as deemed necessary by the competent authorities.

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Key Skills

Fulfillment center


transportation handling


Operations lead

Vehicle operations

Any Graduate

Company Profile

NTex Transportation Services Private Limited
ElasticRun is a Kirana Commerce Platform. It enables businesses to reach small Kirana stores in the deep rural parts of India.
ElasticRun acts as an extended arm of FMCG companies’ direct distribution networks in the rural area to provide a set of net new customers to the FMCG companies. It has been helping eCommerce companies reach the customers in far flung areas through its network of rural Kirana stores. ElasticRun brings banks and financial institutions closer to a new set of underserviced SME customers from its rural Kirana network. ElasticRun has been harnessing the data generated from its platform to help its customers sharpen their marketing plans.
ElasticRun achieves deep reach through its technology platform. This technology enables a “no capex” and “variable cost” crowdsourced logistics network. Further, by building the technology platforms for transactions, credit and data analytics, ElasticRun intends to become the de facto channel for Indian businesses to reach the under-serviced rural markets.
Through its rural Kirana network, ElasticRun platform would channel trade, finance and data of $600 Bn consumption in India.
ElasticRun was founded by Sandeep Deshmukh, Shitiz Bansal and Saurabh Nigam in 2016. It is backed by Kalaari Capital, Avataar Ventures, Naspers and Schroder Adveq.
Company Info

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NTex Transportation Services Private Limited