Exide Technologies

  • Logistics Manager - Carrier Strategy

    Job Locations US-GA-Milton
    Requisition ID
    2018-2128
    Category
    Supply Chain/Logistics
    Position Type
    Regular Full-Time
  • Overview

    Exide Technologies is seeking a Logistics professional to lead procurement & vendor engagement with
    its Transportation Service Providers. This position will drive value by developing a carrier strategy that balances
    service and cost. The ideal candidate will use sound economic thinking to develop long-term partnerships.

    Responsibilities

    • Leads the annual RFP event and any supplemental efforts needed to secure capacity.
    • Tracks Award compliance & Spend Analysis
    • Acts as Super User for best-in-class sourcing application
    • Leads recurring carrier engagements and sets the frequency based on partner segmentation.
    • Works with appropriate support functions to develop actionable carrier dashboards & scorecards
    • Acts as Logistics liaison to AP for dispute resolution and source to pay processes.
    • Serves as intermediary for carrier technical compliance (EDI & API)
    • Develops Market POV and communicates trends to leadership.
    • Manages the execution of Master Service Agreement & associated Schedules
    • Prospects and vets new service providers

    Qualifications

    To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to execute each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.

     

    Education, Experience, Certifications:

    • Bachelor's degree in a related field(Logistics & Transportation, Supply Chain, Procurement, etc) from four-year College or university; 7-10 years of related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.



    Competencies, Skills, Knowledge:

    • Communication Skills.
    • Must have Procurement application experience (Jaggaer strongly preferred)
    • Knowledge of BluJay TMS & FourKites desired
    • Negotiation Experience
    • Microsoft Office Suite
    • Tableau BI
    • Takes initiative and has an innovative approach to procurement
    • Ability to lead and sell change within an organization

     

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    EEO Statement

    Exide Technologies is an equal opportunity employer where an applicant's qualifications are considered without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other basis prohibited by law.

    About Exide

    Exide Technologies (www.exide.com) is a global provider of stored electrical-energy solutions for the transportation and industrial markets. Exide’s 130 years of technology innovation combined with operations in more than 80 countries enables the company to deliver compelling solutions for the world’s current and future power needs. Exide produces and recycles a broad range of products, serving the Transportation, Industrial Network Power and Motive Power market segments with battery and energy storage systems and specialty applications for a broad range of industries including: agricultural, automotive, electric, light and heavy-duty truck, marine, materials handling, military, mining, powersport, railroad, security, telecommunications, utility and uninterruptible power supply (UPS), among others. Exide is Powering the World Forward - history and scale combined with a start-up mentality make Exide the right choice for customers who want more than simply a battery supplier.

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