Molnlycke Health Care NA Transport Manager in Andersen, South Carolina
NA Transport Manager
Andersen, SC, US
Ref. number: 6639
Location- Anderson, SC
Are you ready to challenge yourself in a new environment and have a real impact?
At Mölnlycke, you’ll be helping to equip medical professionals with Asolutions to improve outcomes for patients. And you’ll develop your career in a growing organization with an inspirational culture – where you’ll be recognized for your results.
If you enjoy stretching yourself in a transformational environment, Mölnlycke could be your next step.
Molnlycke is now searching for a North American Transportation Manager to successfully manage the transport team, ensuring the team continuously evolves and supports company strategy. This position aims to ensure solid high-quality performance for transportation-related activities globally including KPI ownership. You’ll secure an efficient structured setup for transportation on an exception-based level supporting end-to-end supply chain activities. By managing strong relationships with key stakeholders you’ll ensure a high level of internal and external customer satisfaction regarding transportation visibility and service provided
You’ll make significant contributions in the following areas:
Managing team with operational activities within logistics providing excellent service thru the value chain and to end customers.
To lead NA transport team that is independently capable of securing solid performance and its deviations for transport related activities between factories and warehouses, replenishment and freight to customer including special services.
To act as escalation on transport related issues allocating needed resources, finding proper solutions and secures that transport providers lives up to contractual agreements and beyond.
To own KPIs and its performance regarding delivery performance, transport service complaints and departure times. Secure that corrective actions are established and executed to perfection.
Participating in RFQs with analysis on expected outcome of change and the actual realization of correct cost level when being rolled out.
To ensure efficient processes are implemented and adhered to.
To lead and participate in Operational/Tactical meetings with our partners and internal stakeholders.
To establish and continuously develop relationship with key stakeholders and ensure timely structured updates on status and progress is provided.
To take lead in and coordinate specific projects linked to Logistics
To stimulate own and teams knowledge base and improve learnings
To find continuous improvements through lean methodology (such as A3) that generates increased quality, decreased cost, saves time or improves service.
Contribute to the NA logistics team making appropriate input to understanding of current performance and the development of the future direction of the function
Securing that costs for each flow and transportation lane is reaching expected levels and gaps are identified and acted upon.
Design and realize logistics solutions together with internal and external stake holders
Manage and lead development tasks within logistics from set scope to finalization (ensuring quality, timeliness, costs and customer satisfaction) and ensure expected benefits will be realized beyond development task implementation duration
Promote continuous improvement awareness and mindset into a natural part of the daily operations for transportation and warehouse activities performed Verify receipts-Auditing delivery dates and closing loop of posting. Accounting issues-Assisting when mismatches of invoice and goods receipt
What you’ll get
Annual performance-related bonus
Full Benefit Package
What you’ll need:
Minimum bachelor's degree
Extensive experience managing people & leaders in a dynamic & international environment
Minimum 5-7 years of extensive experience working within logistics
Minimum 5-7 years of working with transportation or warehouse activity-related roles
SAP / ERP application
Microsoft Office: Outlook/Excel/Word/Teams
Power BI experience preferred
Previous experience with Transportation Management System Preferred
Analytical and monitoring skill set is required
Experience from work with continuous improvement
Primary assignment is a normal office environment; May occasionally be required to enter the warehouse / distribution environment.
Travel required in line with the support of logistics across multiple countries within defined area of responsibility
Mölnlycke is a world-leading medical products and solutions company that equips healthcare professionals to achieve the best patient, clinical and economic outcomes.
Our business is organised in the four business areas Wound Care, Operating Room Solutions, Gloves and Antiseptics, where customer centricity, sustainability and digitalisation are at the heart of everything we do.
Mölnlycke employs around 8,400 people. The company headquarters are in Gothenburg, Sweden and we operate in more than 100 countries worldwide. Since 2007, the company has been part of Investor AB, an engaged owner of high-quality, global companies which was founded by the Wallenberg family in 1916. For more information, please visit www.molnlycke.com and www.molnlycke.com/careers