Regional Supplier Manager
Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, United States
Operations and Supply Chain
AMR Logistics Operations is a fast moving and dynamic environment where flexibility and adaptability are key attributes required for success. The Americas Distribution Center Regional Supplier Manager will be based out of Carlisle, PA while supporting our Brazil facility remotely. This position must be customer focused, process minded and passionate for excellence. The candidate must be able to work towards achieving predetermined targets and also demonstrate personal initiative with a focus on driving superior customer service and process efficiency. Additionally, the candidate must have laser focus on supporting the key tactical and strategic initiatives including: Customer Delight, Process Excellence (Precision), Cost Leadership and Continuous Improvement. This role requires superior business acumen, strong people and service provider leadership, and innovative process improvement skills to drive customer satisfaction in the areas of delivery management and fulfillment. In addition, leadership skills to inspire exceptional performance, facilitate an energetic environment, leading to results that deliver a consistent excellent experience for team members and customers are highly desired.
- Over 5 years’ experience managing 3PL’s directly
- Fluent in English and Portuguese
- Travel up to 40% as needed between Carlisle, Austin, and Brazil
- Experience with CRF warehouse management system
- Strong Excel skills & analytical skills
- Proficient in SAP
- Ability to work cross functionally in a dynamic environment
- High level of personal and professional integrity
- Strong work ethic with a high degree of flexibility
Manage 3PL provider in support of Apple Americas distribution located in US and Brazil Investigate problems, find root causes and develop solutions. Tactical support of critical delivery events (NPI, QE, SB, OBDB etc.) Provide analytical support for projects, key performance indicators, and capital planning. Ability to prioritize and multi-task effectively. Will identify logistics areas for process improvement and cost savings to ensure expectations are met. Represent logistics on cross-functional teams. Collaborate with associates to improve efficiency, productivity and processes. Responsible for maintaining, tracking and analyzing all inbound and outbound shipments, including working with carriers and the 3PL provider. Responsible for preparing statistical data for contract negotiations and participating in negotiations. Responsible for maintaining cost analysis reports. Lead the analysis and provide statistical information on the tracking of product shipments and inventory. Evaluate existing capabilities and establish new systems and processes for tracking, measurement, reporting, and analysis of DC Ops. Providing reports to management; inventory, distribution, freight, cycle time, etc.
Education & Experience
MBA in Supply Chain required