The Director, North American Logistics is responsible for leading global transportation strategy, distribution center fulfillment and trade compliance in North America. This role will drive operational excellence throughout Rockwell Automation's network (20 manufacturing locations, 2300+ suppliers and 160+ authorized distributors), while driving long-term network optimization. This position will also provide thought leadership, execution and support our Supply Chain roadmap. At the same time, the Director, NA Logistics will be responsible for driving reduced costs throughout our supply Chain, while improving our customer experience (including next generation visibility).
Management of new state of the art robotics automation distribution center (3PL)
Deliver improved end-to-end supply chain visibility throughout the network
Leads the global transportation strategy for heavy air, LTL, TL, parcel and ocean freight
Collaborates with the Sourcing organization to improve preferred partners capabilities, negotiate contracts and reduce transportation costs (on-going contract / RFQ negotiations)
Collaborates with regional peers to drive continuous improvement activities including process innovations and network optimization
Improve total order cycle time through partnership with cross-functional supply chain team / global sales & marketing
Monthly Productivity reviews to ensure productivity goals are met / exceeded
Maintain oversight over import / export compliance program for North America
Drive adherence to all US export laws, trade regulations, trade compliance policies, procedures and leading practices
Liaise with company representatives on tariffs; and collaborate on how to control and reduce duties and other logistical costs
Internal Number: 2696758
About Rockwell Automation
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