18 days old

Director, North America Logistics

Greif Packaging LLC
Delaware, OH 43015
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Greif offers a great working environment and the opportunity to make an immediate impact at a company where your ideas are always welcome.

Job Requisition #:

020779 Director, North America Logistics (Open)

Job Description:

Key Responsibilities

  • Provide leadership to experienced professionals, junior managers, and/or supervisors.

  • Overall responsibility for the logistics, transportation, materials management, warehousing and distribution strategy, operating model, talent and execution of work activities for North America.

  • Regularly engages with and supports operations and supply chain functions.

  • Establish policies and procedures to achieve organizational goals and ensure compliance with country specific laws and regulations.

  • Oversee the North American sourcing strategy for small parcel, less than truckload, truckload, dedicated fleet, intermodal, rail, ocean, air, private fleet equipment and distribution/warehousing spend.

  • Establish transportation decarbonization strategy and targets aligned with the company.

  • Oversight for carrier selection and set up, contract negotiations, service level agreements, insurance requirements and risk mitigation strategies.

  • Develop the supply chain and logistics functional strategies and reach beyond the discipline to define and resolve complex problems.

  • Leads Greifs private fleet strategy for equipment, compliance, technology and utilization efforts.

  • Implement advanced analytics, robotic process automation, transportation management system enhancements and control tower technologies and practices related to the logistics function and key markets.

  • Establish and manage organizational budget.

  • Ensure colleague engagement by communicating goals and objectives and rewarding and recognizing performance of colleagues.

  • Lead key cross-enterprise strategic initiatives.

  • Require detailed oriented mindset to collect, validate, interpret, and analyze complex data, to identify issues and trends to support fact-based transportation decision making.

  • Perform and assist with other duties as assigned.

Education and Experience

  • Typically possesses a bachelors degree (or equivalent) and 8 or more years of relevant experience including experience managing operations, colleagues and/or a team. Bachelor's degree in Logistics and/or Sourcing and/or Operations Management related field preferred.

Knowledge and Skills

  • Possesses thorough knowledge of supply chain and logistics operations including transportation management technology, carrier landscape & markets, third party logistics, transportation regulations, tractor/trailer equipment procurement, lease and asset management, and the overall global transportation industry.

  • Proven high-performing senior-level leadership experience.

  • Demonstrated professionalism, diplomacy, and the ability to bring about agreement between colleagues in sensitive situations while maintaining positive relationships.

  • Possesses excellent interpersonal, negotiation, and conflict management skills.

  • Demonstrates timely decision making, priority setting, and global perspective.

  • Possesses excellent process management skills.

  • Demonstrates active listening and the ability to think creatively.

  • Demonstrates excellent written and oral communication skills.


EEO Statement:


We offer a competitive salary, excellent benefits and opportunity for growth. Greif, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. We will not discriminate against any applicant or employee on the basis of sexual orientation, gender identity, race, gender, religion, age, national origin, color, disability, or veteran status. EOE/Minority/Female/Disabled/Veteran. For more information read Greifs Equal Opportunity Policy.

Posted: 2022-05-10 Expires: 2022-06-08
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