Logistics Developer/Transport

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Supply Chain and Logistics

Job Title: Logistics Developer/Transport

Location(s); Brighton, CO

Salary: $80,000-$100,000

Job Description:

Responsibilities:

  • Implement Logistics strategy for regional factories
  • Control inventory levels to support production and lower working capital
  • Secure that all material is available to fulfill the production plan
  • Interface with Global Logistics Services team in Chennai
  • Monitor inbound freight performance of critical supply items
  • Support tactical supply chain management improvement activities
  • Implement cost out initiatives in cooperation with Sourcing organization
  • Identify and implement supply chain optimization strategies
  • Define purchasing levels (make/buy)
  • Coordinate continuous improvement activities and projects
  • Develop key factory performance metrics in terms of supply chain performance: OTD, inventory reduction and freight spend
  • Ability to influence across organizational boundaries / with significant focus on working with & understanding different cultures
  • Ability to establish and maintain good relationships with internal and external stakeholders at all levels
  • Experience working with suppliers and achieving results to meet company schedules
  • Other responsibilities as assigned

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Supply Chain Management or related field or a combination of related experience and education
  • Minimum 4+ years working in Global Supply Chain networks
  • Background in planning and procurement activities to support manufacturing environment
  • Working knowledge of global, multi-modal freight and logistics solutions
  • Lean experience; VSM, Kanban, 5S
  • Detailed and in-depth background of MRP and Enterprise Systems - preferably SAP
  • Ability to establish targets and translate them into actionable plans
  • Ability to work with people, to assist by influence and by motivating and empowering
  • Ability to adapt to changing circumstances and accept new ideas and changing initiative

Competencies:

  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite computer skills (Windows, Word, Excel, Power Point, Outlook and SAP)
  • Ability to communicate effectively in English.
  • Ability to effectively participate in a cross-functional team
  • Solve problems analytically; search out relevant information and gauge its importance when making decisions
  • Ability to establish targets and translate them into actionable plans
  • Ability to work with people, to promote by influence and by motivating and empowering

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About Vestas


Vestas is the energy industry’s global partner on sustainable energy solutions. We specialize in designing, manufacturing, installing, and servicing wind turbines, both onshore and offshore.
Across the globe, we have installed more wind power than our competitors in the renewable energy arena. We consider ourselves forerunners within the industry, as Vestas continuously aims to design new solutions and technologies to create a more sustainable future for all of us. With more than 173 GW of wind power installed worldwide and 40+ years of experience in wind energy, Vestas has an unmatched history demonstrating our expertise within the field.
With 29,000 employees globally, Vestas is a diverse team united by a common goal: to power the solution – today, tomorrow, and far into the future.
Vestas promotes a diverse workforce which embraces all social identities and is free of any discrimination. We commit to create and sustain an environment that acknowledges and harvests different experiences, skills, and perspectives, and gives everyone equal access to opportunity.
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