Supply Chain Product Manager - Chicago, IL, Los Angeles, CA, or Florham Park,N.J
NJLocalSupply Chain/Logistics OperationsRef.: ML-207479We are looking for a Supply Chain Product Manager to join our North America Product Development team. This position can be based in Chicago, IL, Los Angeles, CA, or Florham Park, N.J.
We OfferWe offer you an exciting global career at the forefront of world trade.
Working with the best people in a global team culture with future growth opportunities in an industry that has a significant impact on the world economy.
We're proud of our people who define our company's industry leadership, global team culture and customer-centric focus every day.
When you join our team you join a truly diverse, global organization in a fast-moving, values-based, work environment where you can grow on the job, create and shape our digital solutions, tap into industry-leading talent development initiatives, enjoy working with your colleagues and broaden your world view through our international job postings. We offer competitive compensation and benefits for full-time employees including health, dental and vision insurance, a 401k savings plan with an employer match and paid time-off and our parental leave policy is recognized world-wide as one of the best in the industry.
Every company, every country wants access to a competitive shipping, logistics and port system and our people have created one company that offers one, easy-to-use solution to all their shipping needs.
Maersk is unique
Maersk is uniquely positioned to play a significant role in global trade, creating opportunities that help countries, companies and people succeed. Our vision is simple: Maersk is the global integrator of container logistics, connecting and simplifying our customers' global supply chains. We do this through the global scale of Maersk, the world's largest shipping line; our Logistics and Services expertise that help customers manage their global supply chains; and through our port operator, APM Terminals, one of the largest container terminal operators in the world with the most strategic locations to serve global supply chains.
Join us and play an important role on our team lifting global trade every day!
Key Responsibilities Be the supply chain solutions subject matter expert to support the business where needed with best practices on operational set up and capabilities including interaction and onsite visits with customers.
Drive regional solution product development and system enhancement initiatives based on North America customer / market requirements as well as productivity improvement initiatives.
Keep informed on area/ regional / global supply chain solution projects and products in order to provide support as necessary across international and domestic supply chain management.
Explore ideas and avenues for growing supply chain solutions revenue by introducing new services, understanding current market gaps and needs or supporting global efforts to land new business.
Work with global solution management teams and commercial heads (CCOs, vertical heads) to ensure proper product coverage and strategic approach for the 'must-win' pursuits.
Ensure new NAM & global rollouts are made available to all Regional teams and provide strategic support and training for the region.
Provide assistance for existing and prospective solutions clients where required and work closely with origins and other Areas and Regions to optimize global profitability and decision making for delivering the outlined financial results.
Performs other position related duties as specified by management.
Who we are looking for 8 to 10 years of International Supply Chain Management experience required
A strong execution minded individual with proven account management and commercial skills, good judgment and strong operational understanding including an understanding of systems.
Understanding of supply chain fundamentals associated with global logistics.
Ability to make decisions in the absence of management.
Excellent communication and problem solving skills.
A well organized and self-directed individual who is a team player with a collaborative mindset.
Strong analytical skills.
Ability to train, coach, evaluate and mentor.
Strong and current knowledge of technology platforms, MS Office products, and ability to quickly adapt to new software.
Last application date: 24 April 2019.
For further information, please contact: Gaudy.Jimenez@maersk.com.maerskline.comYou must be authorized to work for any employer in the US. Local candidates only; no relocation assistance is provided.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status, sexual orientation or any other characteristic protected by law.
Maersk Line is the world's largest container shipping company, known for reliable, flexible and eco-efficient services. We operate 610 container vessels and provide ocean transportation in all parts of the world. But not only do we power some of the world's largest ships we also propel the growth ambitions of businesses and individuals all over our planet. Every day our 7,000 seafarers and 25,000 land-based employees at 374 offices share their expertise with our customers around the world to optimize their supply chains, maximize their distribution networks and most of all realize their business potential. We are devoted to creating simple and reliable solutions for our partners, continuously lifting industry standards and enabling global trade in the most sustainable manner possible. What we do is more than shipping. We deliver promises. Promises from customers and businesses all over the world. Your promise. Delivered.