Newegg Inc.

  • VP, Logistics & Transportation

    Job Location US-CA-City of Industry - HQ
    Posted Date 1 week ago(1 week ago)
    ID
    2018-4471
    Category
    Logistics
  • Purpose Of The Job

    The VP will provide overall global business strategy, direction, and management for the logistics function which include inventory management, warehousing, and transportation, and 3rd Party Logistics. Provide operations guidance for the company working with the executive team and field level management teams.

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    Responsibilities/Duties

    • Define and implement service standards for all Logistics service providers
    • Lead and direct warehouse, inventory management and transportation improvement.
    • Drive operational excellence to minimize costs while realizing productivity increases.
    • Control and monitor transportation issues in a national and global environmentReview operational results and establish procedures to improve the immediate performance
    • Coordinate budget process by developing resources analysis, inventory control, staffing optimization as required by operation
    • Ensure management team in compliance for state and federal regulations.
    • Provide guidance to the operations management team within the latitude of established company policies and procedures
    • Develop budgets, cost controls and obtain data regarding both internal and external business metrics and Perform financial analysis of the operational expenses.
    • Develop open communication channels with all other corporation divisions
    • Work with corporate and division leaders to create and implement continuous improvement in all aspects of performanc
    • Build up good relationship with business partners, carriers, investors, and vendors the presses at both local and national levels.
    • The position responsibilities outlined above are in no way to be construed as all encompassing. Other duties, responsibilities, and qualifications may be required and/or assigned as necessary.

    Minimum Requirements & Special Attributes

    • Skills in planning, staffing, budgeting, organizing, and controlling
    • Strong project management skills
    • Ability to manage and control multi high-volume transportation issues with inventory accuracy, satisfactory order fulfill rate and cost effective operation workflow
    • Knowledge of transportation and OSHA regulations
    • Ability to motivate and work with a diverse management team
    • Travel and work long hours as needed
    • Ability to develop effective internal and external relationships to integrate company and individual resources toward profitability objectives
    • Excellent interaction with all level of managements
    • Excellent communication skills in both proactive and reactive environment
    • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience, MBA degree preferred
    • 15+ years of warehouse, transportation / distribution, inventory management experience.
    • Extensive experience in a fast-paced, hands on, heavy shipping environment
    • Strong computer skills including MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook

    Essential Mental and Physical Functions

    Mental Functions:
    Decisions have significant, broad implications for the management and operations of a division.
    Job contributes to decisions on the overall strategy and direction of the Company. This position
    receives guidance in terms of broad goals and objectives and is responsible for establishing the
    methods to attain them. This position is highly-varied, complex, and often non-recurring. It may
    require novel and creative approaches to resolution. New concepts and approaches may have to
    be developed.

    Physical Functions:
    Sitting required 90% of the time. Walking and standing required 5% of the time respectively.
    No heavy lifting required. Constant working on a computer.

    Equipment Used

    Standard office and computer equipment including MSOffice software.

    Work Environment

    Office cubicle environment with minimal exposure to the environment or health hazards.

    Supervisory Responsibilities

    Responsible for the Logistics, Transportation, and Operations Departments

    Language Skills

    Must be able to speak, read, write and comprehend English.

    Travel Requirements

    Domestic and International travel is required

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