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Regional Logistics Operations Manager

Job Title: Regional Logistics Operations Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Rochester
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Salary: Not Specified
Reference: c823dacc-b128-4736-a242-e2696cae1dda
Job Published: January 22, 2021 18:33

Job Description

Candidate Description

an ideal candidate has a background in transportation and excellent program management skills. He/she has the ability to lead and mentor people; analyze data and make sound recommendations in an often ambiguous environment. One of the main responsibilities in this role is to standardize and improve processes; while analyzing and eliminating root cause of defects within the current systems. This job will require exceptional communication skills and the ability to influence change at a local (facility) and global level. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Manage and develop a team of 4-8 employees to carry out daily tasks to ensure exceptional transportation services.

  • Strategic planning and forecasting, appraise performance, resolve problems, and address staffing needs.

  • Responsible for the overall quality, performance and customer service for the EU Sort Center team; which provides continual, tactical communication with external customers (Carriers, Vendors/Suppliers) and internal customers (Retail, Finance, Software Support, Fulfillment Centers).

  • Ability to scope out business and functional requirements for the Amazon tech teams who create and enhance the software systems and tools we use

  • Work within various time constraints to meet critical business needs; while measuring and identifying activities performed.

  • Ability to develop and share best practices with our Global Transportation Operations teams

  • Ability to work nights and some weekend shifts as needed (this team provides tactical support to Amazon's fulfillment network 7 days/week).

    A completed Bachelor's Degree from an accredited university or 2+ years of Amazon experience MS Office experience required, with intermediate level in: Excel, SQL or Access Experience querying data and developing performance metrics Knowledge of Lean and Six Sigma methodologies 2+ years' experience managing or supervising teams Excellent communication skills (English, written and verbally and local language)

    MBA or Master's Degree in: Engineering, Operations, Logistics or related fields

  • Experience in manufacturing, transportation, customer service and/or distribution environments

  • Expertise in Lean and Six Sigma methodologies

    an ideal candidate has a background in transportation and excellent program management skills. He/she has the ability to lead and mentor people; analyze data and make sound recommendations in an often ambiguous environment. One of the main responsibilities in this role is to standardize and improve processes; while analyzing and eliminating root cause of defects within the current systems. This job will require exceptional communication skills and the ability to influence change at a local (facility) and global level. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Manage and develop a team of 4-8 employees to carry out daily tasks to ensure exceptional transportation services.

  • Strategic planning and forecasting, appraise performance, resolve problems, and address staffing needs.

  • Responsible for the overall quality, performance and customer service for the EU Sort Center team; which provides continual, tactical communication with external customers (Carriers, Vendors/Suppliers) and internal customers (Retail, Finance, Software Support, Fulfillment Centers).

  • Ability to scope out business and functional requirements for the Amazon tech teams who create and enhance the software systems and tools we use

  • Work within various time constraints to meet critical business needs; while measuring and identifying activities performed.

  • Ability to develop and share best practices with our Global Transportation Operations teams

  • Ability to work nights and some weekend shifts as needed (this team provides tactical support to Amazon's fulfillment network 7 days/week).

    A completed Bachelor's Degree from an accredited university or 2+ years of Amazon experience MS Office experience required, with intermediate level in: Excel, SQL or Access Experience querying data and developing performance metrics Knowledge of Lean and Six Sigma methodologies 2+ years' experience managing or supervising teams Excellent communication skills (English, written and verbally and local language)

    MBA or Master's Degree in: Engineering, Operations, Logistics or related fields

  • Experience in manufacturing, transportation, customer service and/or distribution environments

  • Expertise in Lean and Six Sigma methodologies