Apple AMR Transportation - Regional Supplier Manager in Austin, Texas

AMR Transportation - Regional Supplier Manager

Job Number: 83757221

Austin, Texas, United States

Posted: Jun. 19, 2017

Weekly Hours: 40.00

Job Summary

AMR Logistics is seeking a talented team player to join our Outbound Transportation Team as a Regional Supplier Manager. Regional Supplier Managers are responsible for managing relationships with Apple’s providers and ensuring world-class delivery service at optimal cost. Additional deliverables include program management, capacity forecasting and supply chain optimization.

The ideal candidate must be passionate about delivering a fantastic customer experience to Apple’s customers.

Key Qualifications

  • Demonstrated project & program management skills and experience

  • Strong analytical capabilities

  • Experience in multiple transportation modes including parcel, LTL (less than truckload), and FTL (Full Truckload)

  • Supplier management experience with knowledge around key transportation performance indicators

  • Knowledge of emerging delivery trends in the industry and new transportation modes and service offerings

  • Strong written and oral communication skills

  • High level of personal and professional integrity

  • Strong work ethic with a high degree of flexibility

  • Experience with transportation/logistics industry

  • Ability to work in a team environment while also being able to lead key initiatives

  • Demonstrated ability to drive and deliver strategic business plans and initiatives

  • TMS Experience preferred

Description

  • Development and execution of appropriate SOP’s (Standard Operating Procedures) in Americas transportation network in support of the various AMR business segments

  • Responsible for managing supplier SOW (Statement of Work) requirements and ensuring performance goals and key performance indicators are met.

  • Working and planning with supplier base on key events such as Peak season and New Product Introductions.

  • Development and execution of transportation strategy in support of Americas Logistics region

  • Tactical management of critical delivery events to ensure cost optimal, on time delivery service.

  • Working with cross functional teams within the Americas Operations team to introduce, develop and implement new transportation programs while also providing key business management reporting on the Americas transportation network performance.

  • Management of weekly and monthly supplier related meetings including setting priorities and key actions.

  • Partnering with Finance team on identifying and implementing quantifiable cost savings.

Education

• BA/BS required with 5 years minimum experience in transportation/logistics industry

Additional Requirements