Multinational company based in Saragossa is looking for a Regional Supply Chain Director Europe.
Descripción de la oferta
Developed and implement a best in class transport strategy considering new technology and in line with HQ strategy. Ensure the development of this strategy with a continuous improvement approach in terms of cost, lead-time and service level with a strong focus on customers.
Create and maintain a safety and health culture and awareness within the HQ Distribution at all levels as well as working with 3rd Party counterparts, always keeping on safety the highest attention.
Oversee day to day transportation activities of HQ to ensure timely delivery of the company products to internal customers.
Monitor and forecast inbound and outbound transport requirements and collaborate with Logistics Planner to prepare inbound transportation planning.
Work with HQ and 3rd Party Logistics Service Providers to optimize route planning, maximize truck loading factors, improve On Time Delivery indicators, and resolve delivery and product availability issues.
Monitor and maintain the performance of HQ logistics network to ensure business and customer requirements are met. Participate to network improvement initiatives when required.
Collaborate with Strategic Purchasing to manage the relationships with 3rd Party Logistic, Service Providers: assess the integration of logistics partners, participate to RFQ/RFP's, selection process, and contract negotiations and monitor 3PLs performance.
Provide transportation training and expertise in order to streamline logistics best practices across the organisation and improve logistics skills.
Work along with the Head of HQ Distribution and with the Transport and Warehousing teams to identify process and system required enhancements and lead efforts to implement continuous improvement initiatives.
Manage and publish transportation activity monitoring metrics and daily reports as well as SC-EU Distribution performance dashboard.
Review, develop, and implement Transportation Standard Operating Procedures, perform audits and provide recommendations and strategy to improve transportation operations.
Support SC-EU Distribution with weekly and monthly reporting as well as with ad-hoc analysis when required.
Constantly monitor transportation costs and margins and liaise with SC-EU Finance when required to ensure financial performance is in line with defined targets. Develop and implement corrective actions in case of deviations.
Perfil buscado (h/m)
Strong expertise in Transportation practices including truck specifications, transportation standard operating procedures, incoterms, export documentation, transportation tariffs…
Strong expertise in Custom Clearance and Import and Export processes and required documentation (packing list, Certificate of Origin, Bill of lading,...). Strong knowledge of global and country specific transportation regulations.
Prior experience working with or within a 3rd Party Logistics Service Provider.
Prior experience in Management preferred.
Prior experience with SAP and with Transportation Management Systems preferred.
5-year experience in Logistics or Supply Chain required as a Regional Supply Chain Director Europe.
Strong knowledge of transportation processes and their interfaces with other business functions: production, warehousing, procurement…
Culturally sensitive. Self-starter and team player at all level. Ability to prioritize under pressure and manage multiple tasks simultaneously.
Strong Microsoft Office skills.
English proficiency. Other European languages considered.
Required completed degree in Supply Chain, Logistics, Engineering or equivalent.
Desired certification or specialized training in Transportation.
Indicar número de referencia para la oferta: 303087