Plant / Site / Business Unit Operational Support is what we are looking for in this role.
Support Logistics Operations Manager by executing projects including completion of standard work, conducting transportation planning, and assisting other transportation planners within the team. Support meetings and project management activities, as required. Ensure that transportation decisions to include rates, on-time delivery, and quality create value for both Rockwell Automation and the customer. Participate in continuous improvement and rapid improvement events and provide support including documentation, analysis, and follow-up activities.
Be the first point of contact for transportation related opportunities, issues, escalations and inquiries, at the incumbent plants, sites and Business Units
Interfaces with internal and external customers, carriers, freight forwarders, other functional areas to ensure projects and specific shipments coordination
Support and orient plants, sites and Business Units on freight claims submissions, follow-up and recovery, in alignment with regional and global freight claims management policies
Coordinate spot transportation purchasing activities with departments, to acquire transportation services in a cost effective and timely manner, based on specific needs
Support regional and global RFQ processes, ensuring that specific plants, sites and business units requirements are being considered
*Identify opportunities to reduce the total cost of Rockwell Automation's supply chain, by optimizing the plants, sites and business units distribution network, selecting the most effective transportation mode (ocean/air, LTL/FTL/Parcel, etc.), carrier selection, and shipping policies. Implement solutions where appropriate
Metrics / Performance / Analysis:
*Manage and complete daily, weekly and monthly transportation related metrics for the plants, sites and business units which is in charge, in alignment with the regional and global standards, providing analysis for strategic improvements
Manage claims metrics related to the plants, sites and business units which is in charge
Lead new carriers and freight forwarder implementations, ensuring that all the business rules and demand are being followed and considered, in alignment with the regional and/or global commercial agreements Support transportation related new functionalities and/or new systems implementations
Responsible for local business reviews with carriers and forwarders, rolling into regional and executive reviews
Establish a "win-win" local relationship between the company and carriers/forwarders
Assists in identifying new, high potential suppliers
New Product Instruction:
In alignment with Strategic Sourcing, provide analysis to determine the appropriate transportation costs, times and impacts for new products introduction
Partnering with carriers and/forwarders, establish new lanes quotations and implementations, securing service level, capacity and budget
Internal Number: 2654752
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