VP of Operations

The RYAN Consulting Group (RCG) - Aurora, IL


As the VP of Operations, you will be responsible for the success of the total customer experience including overall direction, service and financial performance, as well as growth for Managed Transportation and North American Transportation. Your years of experience will be put to use maximizing employee engagement and maintaining clear and frequent communication on every level.

We are eager to attract the best, so we offer competitive compensation and a generous benefits package, including full health insurance (medical, dental and vision), 401(k), life insurance, disability and more.

What you’ll do on a typical day:

  • Successfully manage P&L for 10-20 Managed Transportation customers, driving both top- and bottom- line growth
  • Oversee and execute a cohesive strategy for disciplined growth for $300 MM of Freight Under Management (FUM)
  • Oversee and optimize operational processes, including sales incentive programs, customer and carrier contractual agreements, key employee hires, and IT applications for 200+ employees
  • Develop and execute high-growth financial plans, and report on performance against plan
  • Oversee successful execution of 4000+ loads planned/shipped per day
  • Work in coordination with leadership team to develop compelling sales and marketing initiatives that communicate value proposition for the Managed Transportation customer
  • Collaborate and cross-sell with other divisions to strengthen our brand awareness as a single-source supply chain partner

At a minimum, you’ll need:

  • Bachelor’s degree
  • 7 years of transportation management experience

It’d be great if you also have:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Supply Chain/Logistics
  • 10 years of progressive transportation management experience

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $160,000.00 to $180,000.00 /year


  • Management: 7 years (Required)


  • Bachelor's (Preferred)

Work authorization:

  • United States (Required)