A freight Manager manages the fast and efficient flow of goods from the shipper to the receiver. This job is also known as a Logistics Manager. The products he ships is from documents, to consumable and non-consumable goods. This job provides the vital service when people or companies want to send or receive products from a distance, no matter the distance between them.
He is stationed at a freight forwarder’s office. Sometimes a 24-hour operation is needed. Shift schedules may happen and can involve long hours of work.
This job demands the Freight Manager to be organized, resourceful and motivated. He has to promote close teamwork he supervises to guarantee that schedules are met or even done ahead of schedule. He also needs to have a great customer service skill and be an exceptional manager who can think on his feet and can decide on his own.
You need a BA degree in business management, logistics or a other related course. You need quite a number of years from an entry level position to the management position. It would be helpful to get a Master’s Degree if you want to climb the corporate ladder. Another thing he can do is get a lot of training and go to seminars.
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