SC Johnson has a new opportunity for a Logistics & Transportation Specialist EU based in Arese, Italy.
The internal job title at SC Johnson is Senior Analyst - Logistics Primary Freight EU - Italy
ABOUT SC JOHNSON
SC Johnson, a family company for the last 130 years, is one of the world’s leading makers of household brands. The company has operations in more than 70 countries and sells products in virtually every country around the world.
We employ approximately 13,000 people globally and generate $10 billion in sales. SCJ’s product portfolio includes global brands such as Pledge®, Duck®, Mr.
Muscle®, Windex®, Scrubbing Bubbles®, Glade®, Raid®, OFF!®, Baygon® and Ziploc®.
At the same time, we’ve established a generations-long legacy of environmental responsibility, community leadership and providing great places to work.
We do this because we want to do what’s right for our business today, and also what’s right for people and the planet tomorrow.
Reporting to the Associate Manager, Primary Freight Europe this is an exciting opportunity for a Logistics & Transportation Specialist.
You will be responsible for the day to day management of primary freight operations and transport analytics to drive end to end Transportation cost and performance improvements across the EU region.
The role focus is split between operations and performance management to enable both sales freight and On Time Delivery service KPI improvements.
The role works cross-functionally with the different Supply Chain Teams, LEAN, Logistics Operations, Supply Planning and external Control Towers.
The role is supported by the Global Trade Compliance team.
If you are passionate about Logistics and Transportation and ready for challenges, we’d like to hear from you!
Based in Arese - Milan, we can offer you a competitive salary and profit share as well as smart working. We care about the well-
being of our people and other benefits include medical cover, life insurance, subsidy canteen and SCJ Holiday programme. The facilities in Arese include swimming pool, tennis court, games room and free parking.
Deliver Service KPIs OTP & OTD targets across EU
Secure day to day operations of FG shipments across EU
Solve day to day operational issues impacting the ability to distribute effectively
Lead continuous improvement plans to improve service KPIs
Lead data collection and root cause analysis for Daily, Weekly and Monthly Operational Reviews
Lead primary freight monthly analysis to support SF / ODE meetings
Coordinate Day to day freight analysis and provide the HOW guidelines within Supply Chain
Support Primary Freight Lead in continuous improvement analysis
Support Primary Freight Lead in data analysis for carrier management (operational issues, rate increase, TT analysis)
Lead and coordinate cross functional activities to secure transportation capacity during peak periods
Participate and Lead major improvement projects for the region
Lead Logistics and Transportation tasks for one NPD category
Ensure maintenance of Transportation SWI, Masterfiles and Routing guides in cooperation with the Control Tower
Establish best practice across the region and champion the extension to new geographies
Manage the relationship between suppliers, 3PLS, 4PLSs, and 3PMs guaranteeing the operational flow and shipping accuracy as per SCJ requirements
Deep understanding of market conditions and business requirements, driving agility and efficiency tradeoffs in primary freight
Deliver Primary Freight budget and cost savings targets
Apply Lean principles to enable cost savings and cost avoidance through sustainable continuous improvement
Ensures high visibility of E2E Freight costs across the region
Support yearly Budget activities
Enable cost to serve optimization through data analysis
Support Primary Freight contract tendering by providing benchmark and carrier performance analysis, bid analysis and allocation analysis
Coordinate landed cost requests
Contribute to the efficiency of the total cost of ownership by securing that every transport is utilized to the fullest
Develop deep functional and sustainable capability in transportation
Become a LEAN Champion, foster LEAN methodology and culture within Supply Chain
Partner with supply chain key stakeholders to optimize customer service and cost within the network
Provide analysis, insight and predictive measures into transportation performance
BSc degree in Logistics, Economics or Industrial Management Engineering.
Minimum of 2 years of relevant experience in Transport operations.
Fluent in speaking, writing, and reading English.
Excellent analytical skills with financial acumen.
Significant experience with Lean practices.
Ability to powerfully portray data and leverage to drive continuous improvement
Excellent communication and the ability to building strong relationship with cross functional partners.
Ability to drive action and influence decision making at different levels of the organization achieving win-win solutions through negotiation
Strong organizational skills, as well as the ability to perform under pressure and manage multiple priorities
Computer skills, Microsoft office applications, customs software program, SAP experience
You need to be legally eligible to work in the country of application.