Logistics Program Manager

Exela Technologies Inc. Redmond , WA 98053

Posted 1 week ago

Exela Enterprise Solutions is seeking a high energy individual to fill a Logistics Program Manager position in Redmond, WA.

We are seeking an innovative, dynamic individual with strong business acumen to provide leadership and management to a customer-focused team delivering world class services in mail, distribution, freight and recycling.In addition to being well versed in supply chain management logistics and related technical resources, this person needs to be organized and able to multi-task, this role requires a go-getter with a positive attitude who is excited to manage and grow the logistics business for a global, agile high-tech world leader. This role will partner with a great team and client to help solve their business challenges.

Some perks of the job:

Employees working 30 or more hours per week may qualify for:

  • Medical, Dental and Vision, plus other benefits

  • Paid holidays, vacation and sick time

  • 401k

  • Exclusive discounts entertainment, health & wellness, travel, and more!

So, what will you actually be doing?

Duties and Responsibilities include:

  • Lead a team to grow and deliver outstanding results that exceed business. requirements, while supporting the unique culture of our customer's business.

  • Serve as point of contact for our customer, ensuring client service level requirements are met or exceeded.

  • Drive the business strategy and develop innovative, proactive and corrective action plans to address the demands of the business.

  • Provide effective communication to direct reports, leadership and customers.

  • Manage multiple and diverse services, partnering across our organization to ensure the needs of our client are exceeded.

  • Drive Key Performance Indicators, Service Level Agreements, metrics, scorecards and cost savings initiatives.

  • Support, lead and manage client initiatives and requirements.

  • Achieve accounts(s) revenue and profitable budgets and provide financial oversight (budget attainment and cost controls).

  • Foster and maintain a safe working environment, protecting company assets, people, and facilities.

  • Provide operating expertise and guidance to site managers and front-line associates on matters regarding staffing, operations, quality, and customer care.

  • Ensure quality control measures are correctly developed, implemented and monitored to support operation.

  • Identify and capitalize on new or expanded services opportunities to drive business growth.

  • Support a positive and professional work environment through effective coaching and counseling of employees.

  • Demonstrate commitment to company efforts to achieve a diverse workforce, including facilitating a fair and equitable hiring process that promotes workforce diversity while adhering to all applicable regulations.

  • Apply critical thinking skills, sound judgment and strong business acumen to meet expectations of project scope and deadlines.

  • Identify and groom future Exela leaders, while supporting the growth and development of all team member employees.

  • All other duties as assigned.

OK, I'm interested But is it really the job for me?

Essential qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in logistics, supply chain management, business administration or a related field

  • Minimum of 7 years' experience in logistics, transportation, or supply chain management.

  • Minimum 5 years prior experience directly managing exempt and non-exempt team members.

  • Demonstrated success in developing team members.

  • Excellent time management and organizational skills.

  • Must have prior experience in managing budgets and working with standard relevant financial metrics.

  • Ability to communicate what success looks like in order to channel the activity and energy of all involved toward achieving identified results.

  • Dedicated to meeting and exceeding the expectations of both internal and external business partners; establishes and maintains effective working relationships with customers; continuously looks for ways to provide world class service.

  • Aptitude for making data-based decisions and integrating business information through analyzing the key issues and identifying the critical patterns.

  • Intermediate level of skill with MS Office suite, including PowerPoint, Excel, Word.

  • General understanding of various supply chain technologies, processes and standards including: EDI, Web Portals, ERP, TMS/WMS, Scorecards, Vendor Compliance, GS1/GDSN, Business Intelligence, etc.

Preferred qualifications:

  • Prior experience in strategic project management and vendor negotiations.

Physical qualifications The ability to perform the following duties with or without an accommodation:

  • Lift up to 40 lbs. occasionally.

  • Long periods of sitting and operating a computer and other office productivity machinery.

  • Stand and/or walk intermittently throughout the day.

  • Travel (e.g. walking, taking a shuttle, etc.) from building to building.

  • Bend, reach, squat occasionally.

PAY TRANSPARENCY NONDISCRIMINATION PROVISION

The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor's legal duty to furnish information.


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