Church & Dwight Co., Inc. Transportation Operations Supervisor in Ewing, New Jersey

Information about this job:Overview:

At Church & Dwight, we value talented professionals with a strong desire to make a positive impact in our company. Our Transportation team is looking for an confident and resourceful Transportation Operations Supervisorwhose action-oriented mindset will foster continued growth throughout our leading brands.

In this highly visible role located at our Global Headquarters in Ewing, NJ, you will support the Transportation Department by managing the transportation planners and being the lead on the utilization of our Transportation Management System for executing our $120MM transportation spend. This role is the primary lead on managing the planners, dedicated fleets, inbound program, compliance fines and the relationships with both Customer Logistics and all C&D shipping locations.

What you’ll do:

  • Manage 6 Transportation Planners/Analysts responsible for all planning and operational transportation functions for our North American outbound and inbound locations.

  • Primary liaison with Customer Logistics and distribution centers/plants to identify and correct transportation service issues

  • Transportation leader for compliance fines – responsible for identifying trends and reducing fines through corrective action

  • Support the Walmart Collect Transportation Process by identifying and implementing change controls to drive performance improvements

  • Responsible for management and process ownership of IBF Program

  • Identifying new vendors to switch to collect

  • Implement spend controls

  • Liaison with Procurement for the project and variance identification

  • Participate in leading edge transportation collaboration and benchmarking activities with other shippers, carriers, or vendors.

What you’ll need:

  • Bachelor’s degree required, a major in Supply Chain or Transportation is preferred

  • MBA preferred

  • 6-8 years experience in the transportation industry, demonstrating roles of increasing responsibility

  • Proficiency in the Microsoft Office Suite of products, including Microsoft Access, Excel, Word and Outlook.

  • A working knowledge of SAP, BluJay Solutions Transportation Management and GDW is preferred; transportation systems experience required.

  • Superior interpersonal skills, both oral and written, and the ability to communicate effectively to internal and external customers

  • The ability to organize and analyze a high volume of data, while managing priorities.

  • An ability to work in a fast-paced environment

  • Strategic aptitude to support future transportation initiatives

  • Experience supervising direct reports in current or previous role(s).

  • A strong understanding of transportation applications and project management

Church & Dwight is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer, m/f/d/v.

For more information on our company, our brands and our culture visit us at http://www.churchdwight.com/.

ID 2017-9776

Job Location US-NJ-Ewing

Function Transportation & Warehousing

Department Corporate Transportation