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Sr Manager Shipping

Hanover Park, IL, US

Requisition Number: 88508 

Position Overview 

Supervision of shipping department teammates and managers to ensure operational expectations are met for Insight’s internal and external customers.  Overall supervision includes proper planning, forecasting, training and operational efficiency with regards to employee utilization, logistical processes and employee administrative functions.  Responsible for building and maintaining positive relationships within Insight and its partners and clients. Teammate will follow all Insight policies and procedures. Each person is accountable for meeting or exceeding individual and / or departmental metrics 

What you’ll do at Insight 

  • Leading and coaching the Shipping department.  Holds reviews for all area teammates. Hires and develops teammates. 
  • Assist with the creation of plans and strategies to department objectives. 
  • Drive the creation of metrics that measure and track results for accountability and attainment of objectives including but not limited to shipping OTD, throughput, & SLE.
  • Work closely with on continuous process improvement with transportation partners
  • Manage ongoing reporting of metrics in executive dashboards and management reporting systems. Provide regular reporting to executive team.  
  • Conducts special studies to analyze performance and prepares recommendations for policy, procedure, control or action. 
  • Value engineering to optimize infrastructure (processes, systems and people) and drive cross functional integration.  
  • Coordinates with all levels of management to gather, analyze, summarize, and prepare recommendations regarding financial plans, new business planning, trended future requirements, and operating forecasts. 
  • Work with Human Resources on successful implementation of compensation and performance planning. 
  • Responsible for driving operational efficiencies by constantly evaluating processes, procedures and systems. 
  • Maintains open lines of communication with other departments to insure confidence and enhance the relationships within Insight.
  • Represents Insight in a professional and business-like manner and communicates effectively with Insight associates and their customers 
  • Issuing of daily, monthly and quarterly reports  
  • Some travel required 
  • Other duties as assigned 

What you’ll need to join Insight 

  • Bachelor's degree from four-year College or university
  • Minimum of 5 years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience 
  • The successful candidate will demonstrate a history of strong task oriented results.   
  • The ability to model using advanced Excel functionality is a requirement.   
  • Effectively correspond both verbally and in writing to Executives, managers, and other team mates.   
  • Ability to effectively team with department managers to meet the given time constraints and business requirements.   
  • Due to our rapidly changing business environment, flexibility is a requirement in this position.  
  • Knowledge of SAP and Access is beneficial.  
  • Strong people and leadership skills. 

The position described above provides a summary of some the job duties required and what it would be like to work at Insight. For a comprehensive list of physical demands and work environment for this position, click here.


Today, every business is a technology business. Insight Enterprises, Inc. empowers organizations of all sizes with Insight Intelligent Technology Solutions™ and services to maximize the business value of IT. As a Fortune 500-ranked global provider of digital innovation, cloud/data center transformation, connected workforce, and supply chain optimization solutions and services, we help clients successfully manage their IT today while transforming for tomorrow. From IT strategy and design to implementation and management, our 11,000 teammates help clients innovate and optimize their operations to run smarter. Discover more at 

  • Founded in 1988 in Tempe, Arizona
  • 11,000+ teammates in 19 countries providing Insight Intelligent Technology Solutions™ for organizations across the globe
  • $8.3 billion in revenue in 2020
  • Ranked #409 on the Fortune 500, #15 on the CRN Solution Provider 500, 2020 CRN Innovator of the Year Award
  • 2020 Intel Innovation Partner of Year, 2020 Microsoft U.S. Partner of the Year and Worldwide Customer Experience Partner of the Year
  • Ranked #7 on the 2021 Fortune World's Most Admired Companies (Information Technology Services industry), #70 on the Fortune 100 Best Workplaces for Diversity, #296 on Forbes World's Best Employers (#27 within IT), and #5 on the Phoenix Business Journal 2020 list of Best Places to Work
  • Signatory of the United Nations (UN) Global Compact and Affiliate Member of the Responsible Business Alliance


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Insight is an equal opportunity employer, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, sexual orientation or any other characteristic protected by law.



Posting Notes: Hanover Park || Illinois (US-IL) || United States (US) || None || None || US - Hanover Park, IL ||

Nearest Major Market: Chicago

Job Segment: Supply Chain Manager, Supply Chain, Developer, Manager, Shipping and Receiving, Operations, Technology, Management

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