Regional Supplier Manager

Los Angeles, California, United States
Operations and Supply Chain

Summary

Posted: Nov 15, 2018
Weekly Hours: 40
Role Number: 200009638
AMR Logistics Operations is a fast moving and dynamic environment where flexibility and adaptability are key attributes required for success. The Americas Distribution Center Operations Regional Supplier Manager will 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.

Key Qualifications

  • Warehouse Distribution Center experience is a must
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Strong Excel skills & analytical skills
  • Team Player
  • 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
  • Continuous improvement
  • Travel up to 25%
  • Experience with SAP preferred

Description

• Manage 3PL providers in support of Apple Americas distribution • Will identify logistics areas for process improvement and cost savings to ensure expectations are met. • Investigate defects, 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. • 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

BS/BA degree required

Additional Requirements