Los Angeles based $4B CPG company required a Transportation Manager to oversee the efficient movement of finished food products from their distribution network to customers, while improving the transportation of raw materials and packaging between vendors and production facilities. The business sought a dynamic Transportation Manager with experience in a fast paced food manufacturing environment to establish policies and procedures to guarantee the effective flow of inventory and information to exceed customers’ requirements.
Within 2 months of commencing the search, 3P Partners successfully placed a local candidate with a strong transportation background in the food industry. This candidate was selected for their track record of ensuring transportation capacity met company needs by identifying and securing transportation partners, leading RFPs, and their experience in vendor selection and negotiation. The candidate stood out for their cultural fit and ability to develop and build the transportation team.