Supply Chain Networks - Transportation Services Sourcin

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Job Description






Supply Chain Networks - Transportation Services Sourcing - Senior

Solution Specialist - USDC


Are you an

experienced, passionate pioneer in supply chain sourcing and procurement -

someone who gets excited about the possibilities of turning data into insights

on a daily basis in a highly collaborative environment? Do you like that

think-tank feel and ability to share new ideas with your colleagues - without

the extensive demands of travel? If so, consider an opportunity with our

US Delivery Center - we are breaking the mold of a typical Delivery Center.

Our US

Delivery Centers have been growing since 2014 with significant, continued

growth on the horizon. Interested? Read more about our opportunity below

...

Work you'll do/Responsibilities


This role serves as the Logistics Sourcing and Category Management

interface with the stakeholders both internally and externally. This role

provides Sourcing expertise, and day to day management for assigned

categories/Subcategories and assigned category teams.

- Develop and

execute logistics sourcing initiatives, in support of the overall program

savings plan within the following sub-categories: Truckload, LTL, Parcel,

Ocean, Warehouse, express, and logistics services

- Represent thought leadership and a

deep understanding of category cost drivers and market intelligence

- Develop and own Logistics

Sourcing process efforts and associated key stakeholder relationships

- Ensure identified

savings is realized by monitoring monthly compliance and leading corrective

action efforts

- Identify, lead,

and implement ongoing continuous cost improvement initiatives.

- If applicable, manage

a team in day to day category management activities, meeting customer

requirements
.

- Coach and develop

team members in their performance and professional development

- Grow category

knowledge to expert levels, creating marketing opportunities for team and

company


The Team

Our Supply Chain

Networks team helps clients transform their value chains into competitive

weapons. We drive efficiency, improve flexibility, and increase responsiveness

through proactive insights and decision-making. We advise, implement, and

operate transformational solutions that bring world-class supply network and

operational capabilities to our clients. We provide operational know-how,

digital technologies, advanced analytics, and industry-specific hybrid solutions

to deliver unprecedented client value. Additionally, we improve operations,

product, and material flow across the breadth of the value chain and create

greater supply network synergy and value through M&A events.

Qualifications

Required

* Master's in business

administration and or Bachelor's degree in Business Administration,

Operations Management, Supply Chain, Procurement, Business Process Management,

STEM, Analytics, Information Technology, or equivalent experience

* 6-10 years of experience in sourcing, supplier management, category management or

industry Deep experience with category knowledge of Logistics/Transportations

Services Sourcing

* Proven

track record of leading sourcing teams to success implementing and delivering

large strategic sourcing projects

* Ability to forge meaningful

relationships with direct and indirect resources, producing results

collaboratively

* Experience developing accurate and

well-defined Logistics Category Savings Plans

* Experience delivering process

improvements to enhance savings opportunities

* Ability to manage work to quality

and timeliness standards

* Developing People (coaching to

improve against competency models, highly developed IDP plans, promotion

according to IDPs, succession plan, low undesirable turnover, high employee

satisfaction)

* Experience with Sourcing and

optimization tools related to the logistics/transportation category

* Must be willing to live and work

in the Gilbert, AZ area

* Must have ability to travel up to

20%


Preferred


* Demonstrated

ability to deliver consistent results against goals and objectives

* Demonstrated

track record in generating positive customer, internal or external,

acknowledgement of service

* Demonstrated

ability to manage projects, inclusive of performance metrics

* Demonstrated

ability to effectively produce results through a team of direct reports

* Demonstrated

ability to identify, coach, develop, and promote talent, achieving success in

total people development

* Procurement

optimization tools experience (e.g. JDA, CombineNet, Trade Extensions,

TiContract, Bravo)

* Transportation

Network modeling tools experience (e.g. Llamasoft)

* Routing

and scheduling tools (e.g. Descartes' RoadShow, UPS RoadNet)

* Transportation

management systems (Oracle, JDA, MercuryGate, Manhattan Associates)

* 7+ years

of relevant prior consulting and/or industry experience


How you'll grow

At Deloitte, our professional development plan

focuses on helping people at every level of their career to identify and use

their strengths to do their best work every day. From entry-level employees to

senior leaders, we believe there's always room to learn. We offer opportunities

to help sharpen skills in addition to hands-on experience in the global,

fast-changing business world. From

on-the-job learning experiences to formal development programs, our

professionals have a variety of opportunities to continue to grow throughout

their career.


Benefits

At Deloitte, we know that great people make a great organization. We

value our people and offer employees a broad range of benefits.


Deloitte's

culture

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best work every day. We celebrate individuals by recognizing their uniqueness

and offering them the flexibility to make daily choices that can help them

to be healthy, centered, confident, and aware. We offer well-being programs and

are continuously looking for new ways to maintain a culture where our people

excel and lead healthy, happy lives.


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and our communities. We believe that

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in our communities. Learn more about Deloitte's

impact on the world.


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