Senior Vice President, USA CL/SCM

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Senior Vice President, USA CL/SCM

Management & Executives

Entry date: April 5, 2021 Job No.: 87024
  • Schenker, Inc.
  • Miami
  • Contract Logistics/Supply Chain Mgmt
  • Full Time (Duration: Permanent)
  • from Apr 5, 2021
  • Application deadline: Open

At DB Schenker, you are part of a global logistics network that connects the world. A network that allows you to shape your career by encouraging you to contribute and truly make a difference. With more than 76,000 colleagues worldwide, we welcome diversity and thrive on individual backgrounds, perspectives and skills. Together as one team, we are Here to move.

Our offer

Medical

We offer a number of plans for a variety of health care services and supplies, including preventative care, inpatient and outpatient services and prescription drugs.
 

Vision

The option for separate vision coverage for eye exams, frames, and contact lenses.
 

Dental

The option for separate dental coverage to cover preventative major and basic dental services.
 

401(k)

The company offers a pre-tax 401(k) contribution plan with a company match.
 

Direct Deposit

We offer direct deposit to all employees.
 

Holidays

On a calendar year basis, the Company pays all employees 6 major holidays, including New Year's Days, Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day, plus 4 floating holidays.

Tasks & Responsibilities: 
  • Identify and progress M&A and joint venture opportunities that support the profitable growth of the CL and cluster/country distribution in close relation with the respective regional functions 
  • Implement and drive corporate(DB Schenker), regional, and national operational business excellence programs of CL 
  • Hire train and develop qualified and experienced contract logistics experts 
  • Implement corporate (DB Schenker) IT-strategies and solutions on the regional cluster and country level 
  • Accountable for the economic performance and target achievement of Regional Contract Logistics/SCM
  • Develops regional and cluster/country CL strategies (products and solutions, business development targets, operational SOPs, business excellence programs, etc.) derived from and based on the corporate (DB Schenker) strategy of CL 
  • Implements corporate (DB Schenker) IT-strategy, systems/solutions for CL 
  • Implements and operates business excellence programs on corporate (DB Schenker), regional, and cluster/country level of CL 
  • Manages (if applicable) the country business development and/or operational excellence funds and allocations to cluster/counties 
  • Taking HR decisions related to Cluster/Country CL managers with matrix reporting line in close cooperation with the Cluster/Country CEO and HR 
  • Implements cluster/country CL strategy (products and solutions, business development targets, operational SOPs, business excellence programs, etc.) 
  • Defines and enhances the organizational setup and cluster/country self-similar structures for CL 
  • Establishes cluster/country operational framework based on corporate (DB Schenker) standardization of administrative and operational processes, facility management, benchmarking, and regulatory compliance procedures 
  • Manages the cluster/country tender management including solution engineering and pricing strategies and Cluster/Country tender management/bid SOPs 
  • Interface with key cluster/country customers to facilitate new business scoping, pricing, and RFQ responses as well as defining project plans for implementation of customers’ requirements in the Cluster/Country 
  • Processes cluster/country market intelligence, KPIs, and statistical data/reporting to Head of CL Region USA 
  • Supports regional CL in the development of cluster/country aspects of corporate (DB Schenker) CL strategy (products and solutions, business development targets, business excellence, etc.) 
  • Supports regional CL regarding regional CL tender, regional Sales and Marketing regarding identification and acquisition of cluster/country strategic accounts, and attendance on key customer meetings
  • Being informed about cluster/country market and customer developments
Details/Specification/Explanation of the role-specific skills 
  • This is a Senior Vice President level position. 
  • An extremely high level of business acumen, as well as exceptional financial planning, critical thinking, communication, delegation, diversity management, leadership, decision-making, and influencing skills, are required. 
  • Results orientation, ability to attract, develop, and motivate others, and serve as a leader in innovation and change is required. 
  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent required. 
  • Advanced degree or equivalent preferred. 
  • 10 - 15 years of related management experience.
Our offer

Medical

We offer a number of plans for a variety of health care services and supplies, including preventative care, inpatient and outpatient services and prescription drugs.
 

Vision

The option for separate vision coverage for eye exams, frames, and contact lenses.
 

Dental

The option for separate dental coverage to cover preventative major and basic dental services.
 

401(k)

The company offers a pre-tax 401(k) contribution plan with a company match.
 

Direct Deposit

We offer direct deposit to all employees.
 

Holidays

On a calendar year basis, the Company pays all employees 6 major holidays, including New Year's Days, Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day, plus 4 floating holidays.

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