Younique is searching for an experienced Director, Global Logistics & Customs Compliance who will provide strategic direction and management of Younique’s logistics/transportation and customs compliance functions in support of corporate objectives. The key areas of focus will include: creating a strategy around global logistics and freight, developing a structure to support this strategy, creating, implementing & mentoring productivity projects, holding accountability and reporting of KPIs to include variance drivers and mitigating actions.
• Strategic management of project based pipeline fueling the attainment of corporate objectives. Management of process assurance of governmental compliance regulations within all countries of operation. • Creating monthly reports on NR linear shipment progression, global freight analysis, freight accrual management. • KPI management includes Logistics Spend as % of NR; Inventory Accuracy; Warehouse Cost per Box; and Logistics OTD. • Pro-actively reviewing compliance initiatives for robustness of the proposed training plans and solutions along with advancing staffing knowledge base • Carrier and warehouse site reviews to identify cost/service improvement opportunities by lane/region • Working with Procurement to assure best cost contractual agreements are attained • Review reporting on spend versus forecasts and prepare analysis explaining variances by region and business unit • Develop monthly, quarterly and annual forecasts based on inputs from business units, Operation sites, demand planning, finance, etc. • Demonstrated ability to create opportunities & drive team delivery of cost savings objectives.
• Bachelors Degree, MBA preferred, in Logistics, Finance or equivalent • 10+years Global Logistics and Customs Compliance experience across all transportations modes: air, boat, rail, FTL, LTL, courier • 8+ years management experience in a globally matrix organization • Ability to travel up to 25% of the time • TMS (transportation management system) experience • WMS (warehouse management system) experience • Global customs/trade compliance experience • Experience in Business partnering within regional & cross functional matrix organization • Work in a fast-paced development environment with complex project attributes. • Self-starter capable to lead matrix teams. • Proactively plan, organize and establish priorities to achieve results. • Excellent written and verbal communication skills in English • Strong Microsoft Office Suite skills (Excel; Access; PowerPoint; etc.) • Additional Preferred Skills/Experience: • M&A and operations integration • Lean/6 sigma experience a plus
Younique is a direct sales beauty leader,
with nearly one million presenters selling
in 12 markets worldwide. Our company
and its founders built Younique to
truly make a difference in the world. The
company was founded to support The
Younique Foundation, which helps bring
healing to victims of childhood sexual
abuse and raises awareness to prevent