Petersburg, VA

Global Director of Manufacturing and Transportation

Job Description    ID 27557
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Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s Degree – advanced degree preferred
  • APICS, or CPIM or CSCP or Green Belt Certification
  • SAP experience a plus
  • A minimum of 7 years’ experience in a Senior Manager position in either the Manufacturing, Logistics, Supply Chain, and / or Transportation industry with
    • At least 3 years of these years Managing and Leading a team of at least five Procurement Professionals
  • Significant Supply Chain and International Business Experience
  • Working knowledge of Global Transportation and Logistics, S&OP, Procurement and Project Management
  • Excellent leadership and communication skills
  • Strong P&L experience
  • Strong Analytical skills

Responsibilities:

  • Strategic Planning
  • End to End logistics strategy, vision, and execution
  • Lead a Procurement team in freight and distribution
  • Procurement strategy and oversight of bids and auctions with logistic service providers – including contract negotiation strategy
  • Manage the Corporate Freight and Distribution budget
    • Conduct analysis on variances and formulate solutions
  • Vendor management and performance
  • Manage relationship with carriers and provides – emphasis on domestic transportation truck, barge, and rail
  • Investigate logistic issues and develop corrective actions
  • Oversite of export /import trade compliance
  • Manage logistics assets / fleets and ensure maintenance, renewal, and fleet size optimization
  • Coach, develop, and hire your growing team members.

High six figure salary plus bonus

Company paid relocation

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