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Transportation and Logistics Manager, Philips Healthcare, (Lockbourne, OH.)

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Company: Philips
Contract: PERM
Location: Lockbourne, Ohio, United States

Job Title

Transportation and Logistics Manager, Philips Healthcare, (Lockbourne, OH.)

Job Description

If you are a Colorado resident and this role is a field-based or remote role, you may be eligible to receive additional information about the compensation and benefits for this role, which we will provide upon request.  You may contact 888-367-7223, option 5, for assistance.

In this role, you have the opportunity to: Transportation and Logistics Manager Creates a working environment that continuously improves supply chain and Transportation initiatives . Supports the resolution of exception flows: claims management ( domestics and international outbound ), reverse logistics .

You are responsible for:

  • Monitors and controls the physical distribution activities of a distribution center as well as liaising with related functions in the commercial, supply chain or IT organizations to improve the performance.
  • Manages deliveries (and product flow) to and from the DC/ Transportation within budget and at or above agreed service levels.
  • Manages the relationships with the logistics counterparts at the Third Party Logistics and Carriers in order to achieve business targets.
  • Project management of improvement projects/process harmonization.
  • Establishes a Transportation infrastructure plan that meets short and medium term developments.
  • Leads the Transportation Philips and 3PL ( third party logistics) support team:
  • Facilitates daily operational tasks
  • Defines priorities
  • Ensures sufficient warehouse and transportation capacity based on forecasted sales volumes.
  • Leads and participates in large projects for cost savings, process improvements and/or infrastructure changes.
    Has expert theoretical knowledge of distribution concepts as well as knowledge of best practices in the area of physical distribution.

To succeed in this role, you should have the following skills and experience:

  • 10 plus experience in e.g. warehouse management, transport management leading roles.
  • Establishes short to medium - term (1-3 years) operational decisions for the business which greatly impact the success of the business.
  • Provides expert resolution of issues and monitors integration of work.
  • Analyzes unusual and non-recurring client and supply problems requiring
  • Develops and implements the job and organization structure to successfully deliver the work of the transportation team.
  • Exercises judgment and influence of key procurement decisions (vendor selections, tariff (drivers), contractual KPI’s and agreements.
  • Manages W&D budget 30M- 50M €

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