DIRECTORATE OF LOGISTICS
Develop, lead, and support the strategic plan for the Transportation and Distribution Organization, driving overall logistics cost savings and growing strategic carrier partnerships.
Role of Director Logistics
- Builds and maintain the overall strategic plan and associated deliverables for Transportation function, including in / outsourcing, carrier consolidation strategy (right sizing), mode, carrier type (asset, broker, temp controlled), systems / Information Technology(IT) requirements, and fuel management.
- Leads Distribution strategy development relative to in sourcing vs. outsourcing, warehouse network optimization, IT prioritization, supplier relationship management, reverse logistics, and talent management.
- Leads best practices identification, vetting, and share-and-reapply, with an emphasis on continuous improvement.
- Ensures solid linkages exist between internal functions and partners, including Legal, Global Procurement, and Finance.