Director of Logistics
Company: Weitron Refrigerants
Posted on: January 16, 2022
Weitron is a global leader in providing dedicated and customized
cooling solutions across 360 degrees of service. - -Our teams take
personal responsibility to deliver results that solve critical food
and cooling infrastructure challenges, redefine environmentally
sustainable industry practices, and inspire innovation. - -Many of
the world's largest grocery providers, the most prominent
automotive retail brands, and the market leaders in air
conditioning manufacturing partner with Weitron to deliver products
and services to solve core business initiatives. We are problem
solvers that turn obstacles into opportunities for our partners. -
-Our small, responsive, and agile teams thrive in a fast-paced
environment and allow us to scale our scope from Fortune 500
companies to retailers in our own local communities.
As the Director of Logistics, you will have four core functional
goals. -First, you will plan and implement company strategy that
optimizes logistics functionality, taking into account current
and/or future locations, supplier capabilities, costs, and lead
time to customers. -To accomplish this, your responsibilities will
include evaluating metrics and directing supply chain functions in
all production and warehouse locations. -Second, you will manage
and oversee all raw material and finished products incoming and
outgoing shipments for both domestic and imported products. -This
will require familiarization with specific attributes of complex
regulations, including those of DOT, motor vehicle, customs,
hazmat, antidumping, and others that are specific to our industry.
-Third, you will be accountable for budgeting, negotiating, and
controlling freight expense, the largest operating cost category in
our distribution company. -You will pioneer solutions for shipments
that range in size from railcars to single units. -Fourth, you will
be intimately involved in our initiative toward automation in
tracking, storage and shipping our products. -We anticipate both
physical automation processes as well as enhanced IT processes.
-This function will entail close teamwork with production, sales,
regulatory, customer service, and accounting personnel.
The position is a critical management position in a company that is
expected to continue its growth trajectory in an industry where we
are considered market leaders in innovative solutions. -The role
will provide a holistic view of company initiatives and will play
an integral part in advancing environmentally sustainable solutions
across touch points in everyday life.
- - - - - - -MBA or equivalent industry experience
- - - - - - -Strong negotiating skills
- - - - - - -The capacity to thrive in a fast-paced environment
rooted in volatile market conditions
- - - - - - -The ability to translate dynamic data to create a
- - - - - - -An inspirer, motivator, and coach who is committed to
his/her team's professional and personal growth
- - - - - - -Strong written and verbal communication skills
- - - - - - -Adaptive and creative problem solver
- - - - - - -Execution oriented
Full-time. -Position is located in Newark, DE. -Due to the nature
of the job function, this position is in-office.
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