General Electric USCAN Logistics Director in Waukesha, Wisconsin
The USCAN Logistics Director is responsible for leading and executing all logistics aspects for a $3B+ P&L with a $100M spend. The responsibilities include the scope of imports, exports, storage and distribution of finished goods to customers, while facilitating transportation between affiliates.
This also includes meeting the delivery and quality requirements of our internal / external customers, while driving optimal cost for transportation, warehousing and packaging / materials. Driving a strategy for a world class logistics operation will be key. It is also critical to assess, build and develop an outstanding logistics organization.
Key responsibilities include:
Leading team responsible for On Time Delivery for distribution
Overcome road blocks to ensure delivery is made in line with internal and external customers requirements, ensure quality and timeliness
Drive logistics productivity projects, deliver cost out
Develop, coach, and lead organization, setting measurable goals and objectives to evaluate success
Drive standardization of transportation processes across GE Healthcare.
Responsible for quality & ITC compliance of goods distributed in the network
Responsible for a $100M operating plan, while meeting quarterly financial targets
Manage the Relationship / Operations of 3rd Party Warehouses
Ensure KPI’s are met by carriers and warehouse providers
Partner with internal customers on ways to improve delivery to the external customer while driving productivity
Physical Inventory / Support Inventory Optimization
Bachelors Degree and 6 years of operations management experience or HS diploma and 12 years operations management experience
Minimum 2 years of leadership experience and proven ability to lead and inspire a team, maintain high morale, employee involvement & teamwork
Exceptional communication (verbal, written) & collaboration skills with proven ability to drive and manage change initiatives in a matrixed environment
Capability to understand and analyze complex situations utilizing data analysis and systems thinking
Demonstration of rigor and strong execution in an operational environment
Ability to work evenings and weekends during peak periods
Strong Computer skills, e.g. Microsoft Excel, Word, and PowerPoint
Legally authorized to work in the US without restriction
Willingness to work out of an office located in the greater Milwaukee area
Bachelor's Degree in Logistics, Materials, Engineering, or Supply Chain Management
MBA or Masters degree
Experience in large scale operational process improvement
2 years commercial operations experience with demonstrated expertise in commercial contracting and/or relevant operational processes
Change Orientation: Demonstrated ability to develop and lead sustainable process changes, and adapt to business and functional changes
Operations Management Leadership Program or other leadership program
Lean Expert, Black Belt, Master Black Belt, or PMP certification
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GE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation. GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer at http://www.ge.com/sites/default/files/15-000845%20EEO%20combined.pdf . Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.
Locations: United States; Wisconsin; Waukesha
GE will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening.