The Senior Manager, Global Logistics will provide leadership and direction to design and implement a global logistics footprint that provides world-class service to our customers through logistical capabilities that provide secure, safe, honest, reliable, and responsive delivery of solutions to the geographic markets we serve, within authorized budgeted / investment levels, with a dynamic optimization/re-evaluation element that is able to respond to an evolving global economy.
What You Will Do
Create and implement processes, systems, and solutions that contract and manage transportation carriers globally, model sales volumes to optimize transportation, importation & warehousing, enable shipment tracking and tracing and monitor customs, global security policies, and trade agreements
Expand the global supply chain footprint into new and existing emerging markets by designing an optimal supply chain that can meet the company’s expected service level, growth rate, cost structure, and risk tolerance, including analysis of the flow (volumes) of goods within the market, identification of local key attributes associated with supply chain execution: transportation capabilities, duties, customs practices, warehousing services, assessment of uncertainties, risks and mitigation strategies across the supply chain, determination of the type and location of supply chain assets, business case development for supply chain investment and ROI
Implement supply chain projects, following a structured project management approach to achieve project scope, schedule, and cost parameters. Include early supply chain execution monitoring to validate service levels and cost targets are achieved.
For existing supply chain designs/markets, optimize the supply chain to meet the company’s expected service level, growth rate, cost structure, and risk tolerance through optimization of shipping volumes, distribution locations, channel routing, transportation supplier & service level, Utilization of Trade agreements and duty rates and drawback
Design global intercompany replenishment channels that interconnect manufacturing output to all global markets, including analysis of the flow (volumes) of goods within replenishment channels, identification of global origin/destination transportation network routes, trade agreements, and transportation providers, assessment of uncertainties, risks and mitigation strategies across the supply chain, determination of the routes and frequency of movement of goods between assets/ markets.
Respond to changes in the global risk factors, volume of goods, regulations, duties, costs, and trade agreements by optimizing the global supply chain design to achieve service level, cost, and operational execution measures.
Accomplish this optimization at the country, region, and global levels.
10+ years of Freight Forwarding and Trade Compliance experience
10+ years of management experience in Supply Chain such as Logistics, Transportation, Warehousing, and Trade Compliance
Bachelor of Science degree in Supply Chain, Business, Operations, or Engineering
MBA preferred, but not required
APICS or CSCMP certification
TRAVEL REQUIREMENTS: Global travel as required to meet job responsibilities