Transportation Management Specialist / Logistics Manager (m/f/d) in Spartanburg, SC


Volke Consulting Ltd. (Greenville, SC) seeks

Transportation Management Specialist / Logistics Manager (m/f/d) in Spartanburg, SC

As Transportation Management Specialist, you support the transportation service provider to ensure they meet all key performance indicators (KPIs) and serve as a point of contact to assist in resolving any issues related to the targets being achieved. You will lead and steer projects related to the provider and demonstrate the ability to create and utilize escalation processes to ensure support and accountability of the transportation service provider.

This role is located in the Greer, SC area.



  • Performs and documents both monthly and quarterly evaluations of transportation service provider performance to ensure they are achieving all established targets.
  • Reports on the transportation service provider non-conformances in a structured manner.
  • Defines an escalation process to report identified repetitive issues with identified countermeasures.
  • Utilizes defined escalation paths when required to ensure support, action and accountability is provided, steer as needed.
  • Provides recommendations on how the transportation service provider can improve operational efficiencies to include, but not limited to, team collaboration, visual management, best practices, etc.
  • Collaborates actively with the transportation service providers and/or other process partners impacted by the transportation service provider’s processes.
  • Ensures process standardization is maintained on all shifts through process revisions and communications with the immediate team and/or transportation service providers.
  • Establishes individual performance targets for transportation service providers and provides documented quarterly performance reviews.
  • Performs other duties as assigned by management.



  • BA/BS degree in Economics, Engineering, Supply Chain Management or related field, or the equivalent of 4+ years experience in a related area preferably in a manufacturing environment.
  • 5+ years professional experience managing logistics service provider/supplier contract compliance and/or supply chain management experience.
  • 3+ years of Project Management experience.
  • Advanced Microsoft Office Skills to include Outlook, Excel, Word, and PowerPoint, as proved through business application.
  • 5+ years proven problem solving skills.
  • 3+ years of conduction predictive analytics or statistical risk analysis.
  • 3+ years of transportation scheduling.
  • 3+ years of communication skills (oral and written) as proven through business application.


What we offer

This position is for a long term renewable contract with an excellent hourly rate including benefits including but not limited to medical, dental, vision, FSA and 401k along with paid holidays and vacation days.

Please apply ONLY if you fulfill the above mentioned minimum requirements.

For more information about this opportunity please contact our office in Greenville
+1 864252 5308 or email your resume to


VOLKE Consulting Engineers GmbH & Co. Planung KG
Schätzweg 7-9
80935 München