Florham Park, NJ 07932

Posted: 12/12/2019 Industry: Industrial Job Number: 9359

Job Description


  • Diagnose current warehousing and distribution model to ensure reliability and optimum cost.

  • Develop global transport sourcing strategy for ocean and inland (truck, intermodal & rail) including carrier and warehousing segmentation strategies.

  • Develop budget for transport inbound/outbound costs including performance metrics year over year to capture value and minimize disruption.

  • Lead multiple Distribution Centers site teams to ensure performance expectations are met or exceeded.

  • Develop and standardize inbound and outbound integrated processes with key stakeholder including Supply Demand, Customer Service and Warehouse Receiving.

  • Develop the operational mission and strategy for global transportation operations.

  • Develop and execute Warehousing and Distribution Center transportation budgets, including outbound delivery total cost, capital expense and site asset and maintenance.

  • Develop inbound/outbound network planning schedule to optimize customer on time in full and warehousing safety stock.

  • Lead network design improvements, software implementation and development for efficiency and cost containment.

  • Oversee the onsite vehicle preventative maintenance program and activities to ensure safe and timely delivery of product to Warehouses.

  • Analyze network data and develop action plans for improved service management.

  • Lead opportunities for improvement to minimize customer complaints, including reporting of carrier near misses.

  • Establish trusted relationships with cross-functional collaborators to ensure quality service and cost-effective trade-off decisions.

  • Key input for Supply Chain to outline production plan schedule requirements for appropriate asset management resilience.

  • Increase visibility of trade-off decision points (variable, fixed, and capital costs) to ensure superior supply chain performance and prioritization.


  • Bachelor of Supply Chain, Logistics, Procurement or related field experience.

  • Minimum 4-6 years of experience in Lean Supply Chain, transport Logistics, Project and Operations Management in a manufacturing environment.

  • Certification in Lean/Six Sigma Green Belt and/or Black preferred.

  • Four years of leadership in transportation operations. Must have knowledge of FMCSA/DOT regulations, budgets and managing carrier performance.

  • Black Belt from ASQ or equivalent.

  • Chemicals industry or related industry knowledge or working experience a plus.

  • Proven experience in project/program management and lean implementation.

  • Demonstrated results in Lean/Six Sigma implementation.
  • Must have strong competitive analysis skills and a strong knowledge base of Supply. Chain operations players.
  • Excellent strategic problem solving, negotiation & analytical skills.
  • Strong business case development skills and record of accomplishment for results.

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