Kellogg Senior Director, Transportation and Distribution in BATTLE CREEK, Michigan
Do you want to make a difference at a company where consumers are at the heart of everything we create? Join our team as Senior Director, Transportation and Distribution and Lead with us as you manage the Logistics Transportation network, including 3PLs, through strategic leadership, along with internal and external customer relationships, and strategic integration of Logistics transportation into the KNA Supply Chain network. If you have a proven track record of developing winning teams, are detail oriented, and are ready to manage foundational, fundamental engagement at the front line level, we invite you to join us! Your pride in leadership and continuous improvement will make you a great fit for our company and is key ingredient to your success.
HERE’S A TASTE OF WHAT YOU’LL BE DOING
Leadership: Communicating the strategic vision to employees and obtaining their input and commitment, motivating them to work toward common plans and objectives; making strategic decisions; exposing and educating C-Suite executives on transportation industry short and long term dynamics; and serving as a model for end-2-end supply chain thinking and execution for peers and VP level executives
Planning: Participating in the business planning and budgeting process by developing short and long-term cost containment/reduction strategies. Planning annual or project-specific budgets, and maintaining an in-depth understanding of the organization's strengths, weaknesses, and resources, identifying potential organizational problems and opportunities; creating and implementing a business plan; and leveraging transportation industry expertise to develop leading edge carrier sourcing strategies including operations model, tariff design and carrier selection
Continuous Improvement and Development: Future projects will be your platform to propel your career and visibility to leaders in the organization. You will also be responsible for delivering continuous improvement and operational while Initiating and maintaining complex internal/external customer relationships
YOUR RECIPE FOR SUCCESS
Skilled at high level management with a Bachelor’s Degree in Supply Chain Management or related field
Your demonstrated ability to lead and motivate others and engaging others sets us up for success
Working knowledge of manufacturing & distribution networks
Strong problem solving, negotiating, and decision making skills with the proven ability to manage complex situations
Proficiency with computers, including the Microsoft Office Suite (Word, PowerPoint, and Excel)
Collaborative work style, working cross-functionally is a big part of this role
Business intelligence and the ability to develop a long term transportation
Network analytics– are you able to assess the market and where it’s going and determine what we need to do to get there? We need your expertise in here!
It’s best to apply today, because job postings can be taken down and we wouldn’t want you to miss this opportunity. To learn more about what’s next, click on one of the links below:
KelloggK-Values at http://www.kelloggcareers.com/global/company-and-values.html
NewHire Benefits Guide at http://www.kelloggbenefitsguide.com/
Kellogg Stories and News at http://newsroom.kelloggcompany.com/
THE FINER PRINT
This role requires travel up to 20%
The ability to work a full shift, come to work on time, work overtime as needed and the ability to work according to the necessary schedule to meet job requirements with or without reasonable accommodation is an essential function of this position.
We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, ethnicity, disability, religion, national origin, gender, gender identity, gender expression, marital status, sexual orientation, age, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.
Where required by state law and/or city ordinance; this employer will provide the Social Security Administration (SSA) and, if necessary, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS), with information from each new employee’s Form I-9 to confirm work authorization. For additional information, please follow this Link at https://e-verify.uscis.gov/web/media/resourcesContents/E-VerifyParticipationPoster_ES.pdf .
GROW With Us.
Title: Senior Director, Transportation and Distribution
Location: USA-MI-Battle Creek - Corporate Headquarters
Requisition ID: LOG003449
Job Function: Logistics and Supply Chain
Job Type: Executive
Closing Date: Nov 7, 2019, 10:59:00 PM
Relocation Assistance: Yes