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Posted: Saturday, March 17, 2018 12:54 AM

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Job Function: Logistics
Full:Time/Part:Time: Full:time
Contract Type: Permanent
Job Level: Management
Purpose of the position
The District Head of Logistics is responsible for the execution and profitable delivery of the Road, Warehousing and Distribution and transit facilities within the District.
He/She will work closely with Regional and Corporate Logistics / Warehouse Management and with Corporate Logistics Standards and Governance (Road and Warehousing and Distribution respectively).
The primary purposes of this role are:
* To design, develop and grow the Logistics product in a profitable and sustainable manner in the District, in accordance with instructions from Corporate Logistics.
* Takes the responsibility for P and L
* To execute the global product and network / warehouse management and procurement strategy (Road and Rail and Warehousing and Distribution respectively) at District level
* To execute the global Logistics standards and guidelines at District level
* Building logistics capabilities in the District. Support M and A, bring in the right quality of resources into the biz
Key Tasks
Logistics Product Management (Road and Rail and Warehousing and Distribution)
* Responsible that profitable day to day execution and delivery of the Logistics strategy in the District is in line with the global product strategy and provide tailored solutions on an District level
* Implement core products within the Logistics portfolio on District level
* Assist Corporate Logistics with network design and strategy for R and R and W and D
* Develop, drive and monitor corrective actions in case of deviations of actual Logistics Product performance against plan
* Drives financial results for the segment of Logistics and insures profitability for the District.
* Analyze and knows the District market in order to drive growth
Road and Rail Network Management and Procurement
* Assist Corporate with the construction, management, review and execution of the product strategy
* Assist Corporate in the coordination of trucking network requirements and planning with the required, often country based procurement functions, including investment decisions and capacity and/or rate negotiations
* Management of internal pricing methodology and processes in accordance with corporate guideline
* Ongoing review of local network assets and infrastructure in coordination with Corporate R and R to deliver optimal productivity and consistent quality of service to internal and external customers
* Implement, as required, instructions from the Corporate planning desks
* Apply KPI and incentive framework for specific SLAs with subcontractors, in alignment with the corporate guidelines. Monitor, control and consolidate performance feedback for global review meetings
* Implementation of the procurement strategy and guidelines defined by Corporate Logistics for Road and Rail
* Implementation of subcontractor evaluation methodology, selection criteria, contract standards and guidelines as per corporate instructions
* Track District procurement performance and execution (in Road and Rail) against plan with respect to volumes and subcontractors and initiate and track corrective actions as required, as directed by Corporate Logistics
* Selection, contracting and relationship management with subcontractors (in line with Corporate instructions and standards, depending on subcontractor categories), including service review and commercial negotiations within the geography
Warehouse Management and Procurement
* Coordination with Corporate W and D to build a coherent and comprehensive capability in W and D, building on existing country based procurement functions and skills, and existing infrastructure (where necessary), including investment decisions
* Ongoing review of local network assets and infrastructure in coordination with Corporate W and D to deliver optimal productivity and consistent quality of service to internal and external customers


• Location: Atlanta

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