Vacancy

Distribution & Warehouse Manager,
Full-time

United States, Illinois, Waukegan

Business unit: Speciality Coatings

About AkzoNobel

AkzoNobel is a leading global paints and coatings company and a major producer of specialty chemicals, with leading market positions and brands in countries around the world. We operate in a number of important market segments ranging from buildings and infrastructure to transport, industrial and consumer goods. We’re also the sector leader in sustainability and are number one in the renowned Dow Jones Sustainability Index. In practical terms, that means our sustainable solutions are in your lives, and those of your friends and family, every day. We’re the people that make it possible for you to do what you need to do.

Responsibility

Key Objectives
To provide end to end responsibility for all Logistics (warehousing
and transport) allowing maximum operational flexibility according to
customer service, quality, HSE and cost targets for a specific site(s)

 
Key Responsibilities
- Responsible for development and management of the Logistics
budget (costs, quality,service & HSE).
- Ensure all business logistics requirements are understood,
documented and met (includes Operating manuals, legislation,
regulations & HSE requirements)
- Development & Implementation of Logistics improvement
programs
- Ensuring timely and accurate availability of reports, metrics and
databses required to manage logistics costs and service.
- Local Contract manager for all 3rd party logistics services
covering the provisions of warehousing and transport, including
invoice approval
- Ensuring availability of required Transport / warehouse
capacity, including ensuring optimal transportmode is used (Authorised) Logistics sourcing
- Supervise personnel, including: development of objectives and
necessary training; review performance; and recommend
salary adjustments, promotions, transfers, hiring and/or
disciplinary actions


Vacancy data

Organisation

Job characteristics

Closing date

December 31, 2099

Vacancy number

160007TE

Continent

North America

Country

United States

State/Region/Province

Illinois

Site

Waukegan

Business unit

Speciality Coatings

Sub business unit

Specialty Coatings Operations

Job family

Manufacturing

Hierarchy level

Management

Full time/part time

Full-time

Contract type

Permanent


Job requirements/Candidate profile

- Bachelors Degree in Logistics (preferred) or Management
- 3 - 5 years experience in manufacturing or warehouse
- SAP knowledge and experience
- Team/Plant Management experience
 

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