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General Manager - Moving Services

Job Details

  • Posted:28th March, 2023
  • Sector:Moving Services
  • Location:New York, New York, United States
  • Job Ref:16299
  • Salary:Competitive
Our client a moving specialist based in New York is seeking an experienced moving General Manager to join their team.

  • Oversee and coordinate the Commercial department activities.
  • Establish goals for the department.
  • Track results and trends regularly for business forecasting.
  • Report on team and individual performance.
  • Work with CFO and coordinate closing schedules for all billing and accounts.
  • Work with HR Manager to create and develop job descriptions, recruit, and interview candidates (Drivers, Helpers and Warehouse Staff) on an on-going basis.
  • Organise and carry out an annual worker appreciation event and staff awards (Drivers, Helpers & Warehouse staff).
  • Control warehouse products entering, receiving, pulling, locations, and loading by supervising warehouse workers and commercial sales.
  • Coordinate warehouse shifts, timings, and hours of operation with the warehouse manager.
  • Be a part of the team choosing new software for warehouse inventory management.
  • Work with the warehouse manager and staff to keep track of the equipment, dollies, panel carts, hand trucks, and the extension's loss prevention and equipment storage.
  • Manage local dispatch workflow, rotations on Saturdays, and a demanding workload.
  • Calculating the necessary manpower for major commercial projects.
  • Organize monthly operations meetings locally.
  • Bring in fresh concepts to improve business and workflow.

Experience Required:
  • A bachelor's degree is desirable but not essential.
  • At least five years of experience as a General Manager in logistics or transportation are required.
  • Excellent written and verbal abilities are required.
  • Strong computer abilities are required. (Outlook, Word, Excel, PowerPoint, etc.)
  • Must be able to train and develop both current and new staff members.
  • Must possess outstanding leadership and presenting skills.
  • Be willing to get your hands dirty when necessary.
  • Experience with commercial moving and storage is a significant advantage.
  • Must be able to work in-house Monday – Friday and at least one Saturday per month.

If you wish to apply, please contact Alchemy today!

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