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Director, Purchasing Logistics

Henkel US Operations Corp
Rocky Hill, CT 06067
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United States, Rocky Hill, CT, Purchasing

Director, Purchasing Logistics


At Henkel, you can make a difference and craft your career. That's why you own your projects and take full responsibility from an early stage. Our unique brands in markets around the world open up countless opportunities to follow your convictions and explore new paths. If you have an entrepreneurial mindset that allows you to always think out of the box - take the chance and shape the digital future together with us.

Direct interaction with retail trade partners, establishing collaborative supply chain relationships to drive sustainable growth through best-in-class service.
Accountable for the North American regional distribution and logistics operation.
Responsible for the creating the annual financial plan and reconciling the monthly financial performance to identify the cost drivers and business impacts. Includes formulating proposals and recommending strategic alternatives to maintain high service levels which lowering total delivered costs.
Work with BU's, Supply chain and Financial Control Teams to align annual Logistics cost and service goals with market and strategic expectations.
Lead the NA Logistics Team with responsibility for career development and, goal setting, and performance management. Cultivate a high-performance culture and ensure employee engagement.
Align logistics Team to the Strategic direction of the organization while also driving improvement to key business indicators through identification and leadership of projects
Develop annual targets for freight spend.

10+ Years' experience in Supply Chain, Logistics, or related field - Preferable in FMCG Companies.
4 year College Degree in Business or Engineering Field; MBA or other advanced degree preferred.
Must have relevant distribution center operations experience, ensuring credible foundation to drive performance results and process improvements with 3PL service partners.
Customer centric leader capable of establishing direct, collaborative relationships with strategic retail trade partners and implementing the defined strategic initiatives to improve the regional distribution and logistics performance.
Intellectually curious, natural leader with the empathy to grow and develop a high performing team and the self-confidence to influence with conviction and passion.
Proven track record of driving change management and cost saving initiatives in both distribution and transportation.
Outstanding communication skills. Proven track record of effectively collaborating with supply chain functions and company stakeholders across the larger organization
Proven ability to build effective professional relationships with local partners, service providers and global stakeholders leading to outstanding performance.
Strong customer focus and a track record of delivering best in class service levels

Henkel is an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, veteran status, age, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, and other legally protected characteristics.

Henkel does not accept unsolicited resumes from search firms or employment agencies. Unsolicited referrals and resumes are considered Henkel property and therefore, Henkel will not pay a fee for any placement resulting from the receipt of an unsolicited referral. At Henkel's request only, preferred vendors may be invited to refer talent for specific open positions. In these cases, a fully-executed agreement with Henkel must be in place and current.

All employees applying for an internal position must have a discussion with his/her manager about their interest in a job posting opportunity. The discussion will not preclude the employee from interviewing if their skills meet the job requirements.

JOB ID: 21014233

Contract & Job type: Full Time, Regular

Contact information for application-related questions: 1-866-836-7067

Posted: 2021-06-08 Expires: 2021-07-07
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