Transportation Project Manager

Transportation Long Island City, New York


Recipe for Success The Transportation Project Manager is responsible for daily setup, timely running and review of the routing system to ensure accurate routes are produced and downloaded to the production systems. The responsibilities include project intake, planning, execution, monitoring, controlling, and closing.  The Project Manager is required to work cross-functionally to build teams to identify requirements and build solutions across Transportation and FreshDirect


Key ingredients

  • Bachelor’s degree preferred and/or demonstrated capability to perform job responsibilities through previous experience.
  • Minimum five (5) years total work experience
  • Minimum 2 years logistics and / or analytical experience preferred
  • Proficient in using analytical tools and instruments i.e. Excel and Microsoft Access
  • This is a full time position, with a regular schedule. Must be able to adjust schedule from time to time to meet project needs.
  • Outstanding and proven written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to understand and manipulate data and work with numbers
  • PMP Certification preferred
  • Experience leading cross-functional teams preferred.
  • Ability to communicate well with others and present
  • Strong analytical skills / Analytical mind which is able to process information logically
  • Must be detail orientated with optimal organizational skills; with a focus on teamwork and follow-up
  • Knowledgeable in running and operating database systems preferred
  • Working knowledge of computer hardware and software and ability to learn new software
  • Goal oriented work ethic with high standards for quality performance
  • Knowledge of Project Management principles
  • Knowledge of the principles of Change Management
  • Experience in Cost-Benefit Analysis preferred
  • Must embody and demonstrate company values and culture