Manager of Transportation and Logistics

New York /
Office Positions – Administrative/Business Office and Development /
/ On-site
Job Description - Transportation and Logistics

SAR, a Modern Orthodox, Co-educational day school in Riverdale, NY is looking for a logistics professional to develop, implement and maintain systems to ensure the seamless operation of daily non-academic functions. This position’s goal is to translate the principal’s vision of the school culture into efficient processes. This individual will also provide front-line customer service to the parent body, act as a liaison with vendors, and maintain open and consistent lines of communication with all relevant parties.

-Overall planning and execution of school bus transportation including bidding process, vendor contracting, and serving as the primary point of contact for school districts, bus companies, and parents.
-Manage all school field trip transportation
-Oversee arrival and afternoon dismissal for all students
-Manage and oversee the administrative aspects of faculty and staff security, identification, and information
-Work collaboratively and liaise with parents as well as external and internal business partners
-In partnership with the other school operations managers ensure proper student attendance records
-Assist with the administrative aspect of special education billing services
-Management of school data, supplies and resources

-Bachelor’s degree required, 2-3 years relevant work-related experience preferred
-Sound understanding of operational planning and customer service standards
-Strong written and verbal communication skills
-Superb organizational skills and the ability to multi-task and remain flexible
-Ability to work in teams and across departments
-Detail-oriented, critical thinker who is organized and resourceful
-Proactive and open to feedback
-Demonstrates flexibility and offers innovative approaches to problem solving
-Proficient computer literacy

Salary Range
$70,000- $95,000