DHL Global Forwarding (USA)

Air Export Gateway Manager – Miami, Florida, United States

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Job Overview

Job Title:  Air Export Gateway Manager

Job Location: Miami, FL

DHL Global Forwarding (DGF) is the world leader in air freight services and one of the leading providers of ocean freight services. Around 30,000 employees work to ensure we transport our customers of shipments by air or sea. DGF’s logistics solutions span the entire supply chain, from the factory to the shop floor. This also includes special transport-related services.  Visit our career site on the web at

We have an exciting Career Opportunity for an Air Export Gateway Manager that will own and manage Air Gateway operations for our customers. This Leader will direct and coordinate the day to day operations, negotiate airline spot rates, schedule consolidations, manage vendors and overall support the Air Freight product in the US and Overseas while ensuring client satisfaction.

Key Responsibilities 


  • Lead and Manage overall operations (route planning/capacity allocation) and performance of AFR Export Gateway Team
  • Drive Procurement Strategy & Negotiations (Rate, Space & Capacity) for air cargo exports with Carriers out of ATL Gateway to ensure best buy rate. Contract management 
  • Ensure continuous improvement processes to increase efficiencies, reduce waste, and improve performance for our customers
  • Ensure optimization of network procurement and implementation of all consolidation opportunities  
  • Escalates local carrier performance issues to local suppliers to Key Account Manager’s and Carrier Management when required
  • Provide support to local AFR export (Operations, Aircraft Controlling Custodian, Customer Service) teams for costs, transit times, and routing options 

Skills / Requirements


  • Extensive knowledge of Air Freight product, Gateway, & Warehouse Operations 
  • Minimum 6 years Air Freight / Warehouse operations experience with minimum of 2 years supervisory experience required
  • Bi-lingual in English and Spanish is required
  • Exceptional Communication and Presentation skills, strong PowerPoint experience preferred
  • DG/Hazmat experience a plus
  • Strong Leadership & Management skills, ability to coach and develop staff  (succession planning) 
  • Strong business acumen and data mining/analytical skills 
  • Knowledge of the OAG & TACT rules and Export Regulations
  • Bachelor Degree (Preferred) 


Why join DHL Global Forwarding?

We are part of Deutsche Post DHL, the world’s leading logistics provider with operations in over 220 countries. Visit our career site on the web at

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