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C&S Wholesale Grocers, Inc. Manager, Transportation Management Systems (TMS) in Keene, New Hampshire

Position Overview

The Transportation Technology Team is tasked with ensuring department technology programs, project, and continuous improvement initiatives are executed effectively and efficiently. Established to be the benchmark for shared services, the role of the Transportation Technology Manager is to evaluate, recommend, and support process and technology changes across the department. As an integral member of the Transportation Technology leadership team, the Transportation Management Systems (TMS) Manager is responsible for the management and oversight of systems analysts, systems administrators, and product specialists.

Job Description

  • Responsible for the sustainment, continuous improvement, and deployment of the Transportation Management System (TMS) solution globally

  • Lead the continuous improvement agenda for the TMS solution that includes market engagements, functionality execution, super user training, system upgrades and expansion of the TMS solution globally

  • responsible for leading a system and process strategy that ensures common information and processes are leveraged to support and optimize the supply chain solution

  • The individual will work closely with the Global Logistics leadership, Region Logistics leadership and market leaders to quantify savings potential and identify actionable productivity drivers

  • Lead sustainment activities that include governance and controls of the global TMS solution

  • Lead the implementation and rolling out an integrated more efficient logistics (transportation and warehouse) solutions in all regions

  • Lead business process and requirements gathering analysis to ensure global solution fit

  • Document methodology, business scenarios and test cases resulting from modeling and gap identification

  • Develop and deliver training material required to implement new systems and procedures

  • Lead future state work process design and ensure adherence to global process standards within logistics

  • Lead testing activities and defect resolution from Unit testing through User Acceptance testing

  • Develop and execute business cutover procedures and lead software deployment activities

  • Lead the development and delivery of end-user training materials

  • Support development of the business readiness and change management approach

  • Provide knowledge transfer of all process and technical information with the sustainment organization

  • Work closely with IT on all deployment and sustainment activities and ensure all architectural, security and reliability standards are met. As well as to ensure all selected and planned vendor software meets IT architectural, security and reliability standards

  • Travel Required: Yes


  • Specialized Knowledge: In depth knowledge of transportation management systems, including configuration, change management processes, regression testing, cutover, and day to day support. Working knowledge of project management methods including facilitation of workshops, coupled with strong written and verbal communication

  • Special Skills: Skilled with Microsoft Office Suite & PMIS. Solid collaboration and facilitation skills required, Experience in managing multiple concurrent projects in a cross-functional environment, Strong financial acumen, Strong organization skills, especially managing complex projects, with ability to influence others around you, Demonstrated flexibility and ability to perform in a dynamic environment.

  • Other: Ability to lead and develop a team

Years Of Experience

  • 3-5 years of experience with implementing TMS systems

  • 3-5 years of functional and technical design experience

  • 3-5 years of experience with Transportation / Logistics Operations

  • Broad experience with Supply Chain and Enterprise Application Systems and Solutions

  • Experience with Transportation and Supply Chain EDI documents and solutions

  • Experience with Manhattan TMS required. Prior experience with FourKites, Manugistics, and Oracle Scheduler a plus



Bachelor's Degree - Logistics Management


1st Shift (United States of America)


C&S Wholesale Grocers, Inc.

About Our Company

C&S Wholesale Grocers, Inc. , based in Keene, NH, is the largest wholesale grocery supply company in the U.S. and the industry leader in supply chain innovation. Founded in 1918 as a supplier to independent grocery stores, C&S now services customers of all sizes, supplying more than 6,000 independent supermarkets, chain stores, military bases, and institutions with over 150,000 different products. At C&S, We Select the Best® – those with the motivation, pride, and drive to succeed in our fast-paced world.

Working Safely is a Condition of Employment at C&S Wholesale Grocers, Inc. C&S Wholesale Grocers is proud to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer, and considers qualified applicants without regard to race, color, creed, religion, ancestry, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, veteran status or any other protected factor under federal, state or local law.

Company: C&S Wholesale Grocers, Inc.

Job Area: Transportation

Job Family: Transportation

Job Type: Regular

Job Code: JC1536

ReqID: R-241377