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Consultant, Transport

Northern Trust
Pune, India
Closing date
Aug 2, 2024

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Job Function
Industry Sector
Finance - General
Employment Type
Full Time
About Northern Trust:

Northern Trust, a Fortune 500 company, is a globally recognized, award-winning financial institution that has been in continuous operation since 1889.

Northern Trust is proud to provide innovative financial services and guidance to the world's most successful individuals, families, and institutions by remaining true to our enduring principles of service, expertise, and integrity. With more than 130 years of financial experience and over 22,000 partners, we serve the world's most sophisticated clients using leading technology and exceptional service.

Major Duties :
• Have adequate operational experience, and ability to see the BIG picture.
• Hard Core planning & management of Transport Operations.
• Standardize operations & reporting processes.
• Oversee statutory compliances, governance & Risk Analysis, etc.
• Create initiatives, new projects & minimize cost of operations.
• Be a strong People Manager - provide guidance and strong leadership to the service provider and the vendor teams.
• Strong handle on costs and ability to make the function efficient and effective.
• Provide oversight to MIS teams on dashboards, reporting.
• Relationship Management across businesses, with vendors or senior stake holders.
• Develop good networking with industry peers and read the pulse of the industry.
• Team Management - Managers , Assistant Manager and lower bands of the service provider.
• Solves problems in straightforward situations
• Analyzes possible solutions using technical experience and judgment and precedents
• Impacts quality of own work and the work of others on the team
• Works within guidelines and policies

• Experience in project implementation. Adequate experience of implementing cutting edge technology available in the market to improve the efficiency of operations.
• Good Analytical Ability -Budgeting, costing, reviews to management & MIS. Working Knowledge of Excel.
• Creating Business Continuity Planning strategy. Ability to handle sudden & multiple BCP Situations.
• Ability to negotiate/deal with Transport Suppliers & Procurement.
• Adequate knowledge of Labor laws.
• Ability to think ahead and create contingency plans.
• Provide strong leadership & lucid directions in crisis situations to service providers and sub vendors.
• Adaptability to corporate world, flat decision hierarchy & working with juniors.
• Must have irreproachable character, high integrity & extreme honesty.
• Have excellent inter-personal communication & presentation skills.
• Requires expanded conceptual knowledge in own job discipline
• Understands key business drivers; uses this understanding to accomplish own work
• Explains complex information to others in straightforward situations

• Minimum of 10 years of relevant experience in Transport operations
• Technical knowledge of transport/fleet management.
• Budget planning and preparation
• Good knowledge of various billing models and best practices in the industry.

Working with Us:

As a Northern Trust partner, greater achievements await. You will be part of a flexible and collaborative work culture in an organization where financial strength and stability is an asset that emboldens us to explore new ideas.

Movement within the organization is encouraged, senior leaders are accessible, and you can take pride in working for a company committed to assisting the communities we serve! Join a workplace with a greater purpose.

We'd love to learn more about how your interests and experience could be a fit with one of the world's most admired and sustainable companies! Build your career with us and apply today. #MadeForGreater

Reasonable accommodation

Northern Trust is committed to working with and providing reasonable accommodations to individuals with disabilities. If you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the employment process, please email our HR Service Center at .

We hope you're excited about the role and the opportunity to work with us. We value an inclusive workplace and understand flexibility means different things to different people.

Apply today and talk to us about your flexible working requirements and together we can achieve greater.

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