Day to Day Optimization – Routing, Dispatching, Load Building, Workload Rationalization (Bids)
Lead efforts to increase outbound trailer cube, reduce miles, reduce dwell and improve DC shipping efficiency (ORD). Scope future needs in this space.
Lead efforts to improve utilization of dispatching (Quintiq) solution in partnership with SC Simplification teams. Scope future needs in this space.
Lead efforts to reduce inbound cost (deliver AOP) by optimizing settings in the Load Builder solution (TLO recommendations, waste, TMOD migration, etc.).
Centralized Optimization - JDA Control Tower
Lead the centralization and governance of all future JDA settings (Central gatekeeper, Tariffs, Optimization / Sand Box, Business Administration).
Lead the migration from Legacy systems to JDA environment
Manage input data feeds and synch across the suite of optimization tools.
Continuous Improvement & Zero Loss
Leverage tools to identify points of loss across the network and deliver business insights to drive improvement.
Support Trans Services team with modeling support (what-if analysis, business cases, art of possible).
What are key transformational changes?
Transition routing system customer service to ROC SMEs to free up capacity.
Scope portfolio of work to reduce overall cost per case shipped (3YP inbound and outbound) – art of possible.
Leverage strategic framework to ensure we work on “Fewer, Bigger, Better” initiatives.
Change management and courageous leadership will be required as we Migrate Legacy tools to JDA platform.
Assess talent and ensure we transform the team into a high-performance organization.
Clear goals (fact based, data driven) and accountability will be critical to transform Transport into a competitive advantage.
Ability to think creatively to unlock resources capacity (Ops, ROC, prioritization,
Legacy Optimization – inbound & outbound (25%)
JDA Control Tower (40%)
JDA Change Management / Migration (20%)
Zero Loss / Continuous Improvement (15%)
Minimum Qualifications...Outlined below are the required minimum qualifications for this position. If none are listed, there are no minimum qualifications.
Bachelor’s degree in Logistics, Supply Chain, Business, or related field and 5 years’ experience in logistics, distribution, transportation, or related
area OR 7 years’ experience in logistics, distribution, transportation, or related area.
3 years’ experience with advanced functionality of Microsoft Office.
2 years’ supervisory experience.
Preferred Qualifications...Outlined below are the optional preferred qualifications for this position. If none are listed, there are no preferred qualifications.
Dispatch, Fleet Management, Network Analysis, Retail Logistics Operations
Masters: Business, Masters: Logistics, Masters: Supply Chain
Project Management - Project Management Professional - Certification, Six Sigma - Certification