Samsung Electronics America Manager, Supply Chain - WORK LOCATION IS HUNTERSVILLE, NC in Richardson, Texas

Senior Manager, Inbound Logistics (289090)

Logistics, Regular Full-Time

Samsung Electronics America ,Richardson Texas

Oct 12, 2016

General Description

Responsible for the management and oversight of daily shipments. This role will maintain and develop relationships across logistics, warehouse and business unit employees to ensure that shipments are delivered to the warehouses within the KPI. This role will actively manage the logistics operations and identify areas for performance improvements. Managing teams with focus on policy and strategy implementation and control rather than development; short-term operational/tactical responsibilities. Typically accountable for providing sufficient information for higher autonomy to make recommendations on budget and policies and for medium-term planning.

  • Develops strategies including promotions, pricing, budgets, and future product line development with customers and client base.

  • Manages and analyzes product line performance and development of

“Key Performance Indicators” utilized in forecasting of product lines.

  • Manage and actively participate with the RFP and develop professional customer proposals

  • Develop competitive intelligence to gain an advantage

  • Update senior management on state of the business

  • Track and resolve shipping, warehouse, and carrier shipping errors, recommends cost structures.

  • Inbound shipment tracking and delivery verification from multiple origins or points of manufacture to customer’s domestic distribution and warehousing facilities.

  • Leads special project transportation and ancillary services

  • Document and data collection for supporting departments/activities

  • Manages Logistics staffs

  • All other duties as assigned.

Necessary Skills / Attributes

  • Bachelor’s Degree

  • 10+ years prior supervisory/management experience

  • Management of a team of 5 onsite employees including goal setting, performance expectations and writing performance reviews

  • 7+ years of experience in the logistics or supply chain industry

  • The successful candidate must have demonstrated the ability to develop and implement complex business plans, manage resources, and analyze data

  • Ability to work in a changing, fast paced environment is a must

  • Individual must be detail oriented and able to handle multiple projects concurrently

  • Strong verbal and written communication skills are needed to interact with internal and external contacts

  • Ability to read, prepare, interpret, and understand product shipment information from various order and shipping documents in both English and Korean languages;

  • Preferred bi-lingual Korean/English (speak, read, write)

  • Advanced analytical MS-Excel and MS-Word computer skills are required

  • Advanced SAP

  • Bachelor’s specializing in business, supply chain, logistics, or accounting

  • Master’s degree and/or supply chain certification

Company Information


BIG THINGS HAPPEN HERE. The amazing products for which Samsung is known world-wide are the results of the amazing people who work here. Their talent, creativity, dedication, and commitment to innovation are what make us who we are. To continue to be a world leader in technology, we focus on attracting the best talent available and offer a corporate culture in which every individual can challenge themselves to discover how good they are, and how great they can become.

Headquartered in Ridgefield Park, NJ, and with offices in Richardson, TX and Palo Alto, CA, Samsung Electronics America, Inc. (SEA) is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd. and a world leader in technology. We market a broad range of award-winning consumer electronics, smartphones, information systems, and home appliances. Samsung's philosophy is based on our strong determination for growth, perpetual innovation and responsibility to corporate citizenship. As a result of our commitment to innovation and unique design, the Samsung organization is one of the most decorated brands in the electronics industry. Our company is currently ranked #7 in Interbrand’s "100 Best Global Brands," and named #3 on the Boston Consulting Group list as one of the world's most innovative companies in 2014.

At Samsung we work hard every day. It is a fast-paced and challenging work environment, and we are a nimble team that constantly pushes ourselves to be the best. If you have energy, passion, dedication and drive, and you thrive in a fast-paced workplace, the rewards at Samsung are many. Imagine working for a global company that is a world leader in innovation, in an environment where exciting things happen every day. Imagine working with an amazing group of visionaries/ individuals who make products that bring joy to millions of people across the globe every single day. Imagine where you want to be, and who you want to be. At Samsung...the possibilities are limitless. Apply today and find out why LinkedIn ranked us as one of North America’s Most InDemand Employers in 2014.

To this end, we follow various protocols during the recruitment process, including but not limited to, avoiding the inadvertent disclosure of confidential information of the applicant’s former employer.

Samsung Electronics America provides Equal Employment Opportunity for all individuals regardless of race, color, religion, gender, age, national origin, marital status, sexual orientation, status as a protected veteran, genetic information, status as a qualified individual with a disability or any other characteristic protected by law.