Role details

Director of Logistics

New York   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • Market Leading consumer products organization
  • Employer of choice with excellent career opportunities

About Our Client

Internationally recognized, consumer products brand

Job Description

  • Accountable for leading best practices identification / application in overall work processes, analytics, delivery methods, service and sustainability efforts
  • Leading the development and execution of specific cost savings projects across the network
  • Ensure sufficient transportation and warehousing capacity for all customer deliveries
  • Manage the financial budgeting / reporting and spending processes for all Logistics costs
  • Manage relationships with third party logistics service providers ( transportation, warehouses providers etc)
  • Support network design and optimization initiatives to ensure the lowest cost / highest service logistics network
  • Work directly with Sales and Distributors to deliver against Commercial requirements
  • Ensure safety and regulatory compliance at Demand Points

The Successful Applicant

  • Educated to Degree Level (Supply Chain, Manufacturing, Business, Finance or other relevant subject)
  • 7-10+ year's experience in Logistics within Consumer Packaged Goods (CPG)
  • Experience of leading and motivating Teams
  • Ability to define, manage and deliver logistics initiatives
  • Strong communication and relationship skills
  • Analytical capability
  • Financial budget planning, analysis and reporting skills
  • Knowledge of Logistics Operations (including but not limited to Shipping, Transportation, Customs and Warehousing)
  • Knowledge of SAP, Excel and any other relevant Supply Chain / Logistics Tools

What's on Offer

Excellent base salary and benefits, combined with domestic and international career opportunities

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