BD (Becton, Dickinson and Company) Senior Director Global Transportation & Warehousing in Franklin Lakes, New Jersey

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Job Description

Reporting to the Vice President Global Logistics & Trade, theSenior Director Global Transportation & Warehousingis responsible for the Strategy, Governance & Standards for >$500MM in global transportation spend and $200MM in Global warehouse spend with direct management of $200MM+ in services. This role is the functional leader tasked with understanding BD’s current and future Transportation and Warehousing needs and translating that into strategies, capabilities, best practices, minimum standards and operational performance across the BD network.

This position will develop strategies that impact >$500MM in Global Transportation Spend & $16BN in revenue to customers.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Global Functional owner for Transportation and Warehousing

  • Develop and execute Global Transportation and Warehousing Visions and Strategies and evolution of strategies as business and industry needs dictate

  • Suggest and with their team lead additional network analysis initiatives to optimize design and operations of Logistics Networks

  • Provide visibility on transportation and Warehouse cost drivers globally to support budget development, approval and also support the application of CI levers

  • Drive standard work and simplification through the global Logistics network through collaboration with regional transportation/warehouse leads, quality and other associated functions

  • Develop and implement appropriate global Transportation/Warehousing metrics and KPI’s to manage logistics network and 3PL providers in collaboration with regions

  • Drive the implementation and appropriate use of state of the art technology to build high level capabilities and deliver outstanding performance

  • In collaboration with the Director Compliance, Risk and Temperature Controlled Solutions and other associates evaluate and drive compliance throughout the Global Transportation/Warehouse organization to meet or exceed the levels expected by BD

  • Collaborate with Global trade to ensure compliance

  • In collaboration with regional leaders and GSC associates attract, retain, develop and engage Global Logistics associates

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

  • Detailed Transportation and Warehousing knowledge and expertise

  • Detailed involvement in Transportation/Warehousing Relationship management

  • Detailed knowledge of GDP and other associated best practices

  • Prior experience in a highly regulated environment

  • Demonstrated leadership capability at all levels in the organization driving change in a highly complex, matrix environment

  • Collaborative approach at all levels to issue resolution and opportunity identification

  • Demonstrated customer centric focus and global orientation

  • Excellent communication and leadership skills

  • Proven experience in establishing collaborative, win-win 3PL relationships and partnerships in the Logistics space across people, process and systems

  • Experience managing multi-cultural workforce

  • Ability to influence outcomes for initiatives over which he/she does not have full control

  • Ability to translate data into clear information for others to understand who may not have the same depth of technical knowledge

  • Ability to think strategically, as well as deliver tactically

  • Track record of leading change and achieving results

  • Ability to quickly understand and analyze data

  • BS in Supply Chain, Logistics, Engineering or relevant related area.

  • MBA/MSc preferred

  • APICS or relevant preferred

  • 10+ years of experience in a relevant field(s)

  • 7+ years of people management and influencing others

  • Project Mgmt, Knowledge of Logistics System (TMS)

Primary Work LocationUSA NJ - Franklin Lakes

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Becton, Dickinson and Company is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We do not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, age, sex, creed, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, marital or domestic or civil union status, familial status, affectional or sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetics, disability, military eligibility or veteran status