Project Manager Solution Design and Implementation

at ArcBest in Fort Smith, Arkansas, United States

Job Description

ArcBest is a logistics company with creative problem solvers who deliver integrated solutions for complex supply chain challenges.

Wanting to join the ArcBest family? In our search for top talent, we are looking for those that will further enable us to deliver on our vision and fully support our values-driven culture.

Currently, we are looking for a Project Manager, Solution Design and Implementation to join the ArcBest team. As a member, you will create and implement complex supply chain solutions that span various transportation modes and include logistics and technology capabilities across all business units of ArcBest on behalf of ArcBest customers. You will also support customer needs to create solutions that add value and drive desired results given overall customer supply chain strategies and maintain momentum despite tight deadlines and resource constraints.

A Project Manager strengthens customer relationships by enabling ArcBest to be a single-source provider of transportation and supply chain related needs and consulting. This position manages customer solutions projects and provides subject matter expertise.

Your contribution may include:

  • The primary goal of this position is to design, develop and implement solutions that enable customers to more efficiently execute on their supply chain goals.
  • Develop solutions designed to meet requirements of various departments, customers, and ArcBest subsidiary companies.
  • Develop formal project plans, proposals, and communications, as necessary given customer requirements and expectations.
  • Build, develop, and grow all internal business relationships vital to the success of increasing revenue growth and customer experience across the Enterprise.
  • Review and define customer requirements through discovery processes along with the Sales Team.
  • Develop comprehensive understanding of customer’s business model and their unique challenges to growth within their own marketplace so that recommendations can be made to position products and services of ArcBest.
  • Acquire team resources and coordinate team efforts in order to deliver results on projects/processes.
  • Provide clear and concise project and solution definition, scope, action plans, and communication of including schedule and design.
  • Ensure quality results in solution execution through coordination across business units.
  • Maintain expert knowledge of and continually train on all supply chain services ArcBest subsidiaries offer both domestically and internationally.
  • Work and contribute in a team setting to accomplish overall department and individual goals.
  • Maintain a positive attitude in a highly intense environment

Ready to apply? Before doing so, please make sure you meet the minimum requirements:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Business, Engineering or Education of Arts or Science, preferred
  • Minimum of five years’ experience in Logistics, Operations, Sales, Transportation, Pricing and/or other related field, required
  • Proficient in entire suite of Microsoft programs and able to learn new systems quickly.
  • Ability to use spreadsheets, Microsoft Access, computer models, Word, computer-generated reports and PC networking.

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An Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/Vet/Disability

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Job Posting: JC194949818

Posted On: Oct 15, 2021

Updated On: Oct 20, 2021