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Supply Chain Logistics Supervisor

Company: Evonik Industries
Location: Kennesaw
Posted on: September 24, 2022

Job Description:

The Role

This position is a member of the Business Operations team for Animal Nutrition in North America responsible to monitor and control the transportation and distribution of products necessary to meet business needs while maximizing efficiency and minimizing costs. Tasks involve managing the administration and day-to-day logistics, evaluating different transport options, analyzing the optimal number of trucks / containers needed to transport product shipments based on the required schedule, and reviewing and improving processes and procedures relating to product distribution, cargo composition and storage and ensuring supplier (i.e. carrier and warehouse) relationships are open and communicative.

What We Offer

You will work on exciting and challenging topics together with a team in an ultra-modern, innovative and creative environment. Intensive on-the-job training with expert colleagues guarantees you will quickly become familiar with your duties and perform them independently. Performance related pay and the opportunity for personal and professional development are of course part of the package. Since 2009 Evonik Industries AG has been certified as a family-friendly company by the German Hertie Foundation.

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  • Schedule and supervise the transportation of goods and supplies following established procedures to ensure on-time delivery of goods and supplies.
  • Deliver and supervise the delivery of a range of warehouse and store tasks to ensure all goods and supplies are stored and recorded following established procedures.
  • Train third party carriers and warehouses on the tasks to ensure goods are shipped in accordance with Animal Nutrition requirements.
  • Complete packaging tasks and develop an understanding of packaging needs and ideas for improvements, particularly in relation to imported materials
  • Collect and collate information on the key cost drivers, market dynamics and issues, areas of innovation, and alternative suppliers for more senior colleagues to provide solid market information for decision making.
  • Resolve complex queries from internal or external customers or suppliers by providing information on policies and/or procedures, referring the most complex issues to others.
  • Prepare moderately complex documents using a variety of computer applications such as SAP and Microsoft Office. Also responsible for gathering and summarizing data for reports.
  • Implement and direct the ISO and HACCP standards as they apply to logistics services in Animal Nutrition

    • This person should demonstrate good leadership and team building skills in order to motivate and manage diverse cross functional groups to accomplish change to existing business processes, job tasks, etc.
    • The individual should also have excellent interpersonal skills, and experience with directing the implementation of systems, quality process skills and measurements, and the training of new employees.
    • The incumbent must be able to work independently, under the general direction of the Supply Chain Senior Manager
    • The position requires the ability to analyze and solve problems in a timely, yet concise and logical manner.
    • The individual should also have excellent interpersonal skills, and experience with directing the implementation of systems, quality process skills and measurements, and the training of new employees.
    • The individual must have a strong understanding of HAACP, FAMI-QS, Feed Safety Act, and Safe-Feed, Safe-Food programs.
    • Associate's Degree or higher preferred.
    • This person should be a seasoned professional with 5-10 years of increasingly responsible logistics and distribution management experience in a bulk loading environment.
    • The position requires the highest level of expertise in SAP, especially the Order to Cash modules; general experience of 5-10 years in SAP is preferred.
    • A strong background in Excel and other Microsoft Office applications is required

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Keywords: Evonik Industries, Atlanta , Supply Chain Logistics Supervisor, Professions , Kennesaw, Georgia

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