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Senior Manager - Global Transportation

Company: Mackenzie Ryan
Location: Milford
Posted on: August 7, 2022

Job Description:

Job DescriptionSenior Global Transportation Manager will drive value by controlling costs, delivering service excellence for customers, and strategizing optimization and continuous improvement opportunities throughout the global distribution and logistics network. This includes managing and building strong relationships with carriers, logistics staff, and managing & leveraging 3rd party transportation providers. Responsibilities:

  • Analyze & develop a transportation strategy based on changing business needs to optimize supply chain activities (cost reduction, service enhancements, strategic partnerships and customer collaborations, continuous improvement opportunities)
  • Engage new transportation vendors to meet new business needs and growth expectations
  • Demonstrated ability to obtain, analyze and execute on continuous improvement opportunities in a fast-paced environment
  • Provide global supplier management driving Monthly/Quarterly/Annual business reviews for increased performance
  • Research, track and communicate industry trends, best practices, applicable indices, and competitive offerings to identify opportunities for innovation, competitive advantage, and increased profitabilityRequirements:
    • Minimum Bachelor's degree in business, logistics or technical studies; Graduate degree a plus
    • Minimum of 5-7 years' experience in distribution and logistics
    • Experience in a managerial role with a logistics service provider or the logistics organization of a manufacturing company in a professional equipment sector
    • Experience with the use of Lean tools, e.g. PCDA, visual management, structured problem solving, Hoshin, is high desired
    • A strong ability to handle data to create analyses for decisions and meaningful reports and presentations (Excel, Power BI)

Keywords: Mackenzie Ryan, Worcester , Senior Manager - Global Transportation, Executive , Milford, Massachusetts

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