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Supply Chain Networks - Transportation Services Sourcing - Senior Solution Specialist - USDC

Deloitte Gilbert, AZ
  • Posted: June 14, 2019
  • Full-Time

Supply Chain Networks - Transportation Services Sourcing - SeniorSolution Specialist USDC

Are you anexperienced, passionate pioneer in supply chain sourcing and procurement someone who gets excited about the possibilities of turning data into insightson a daily basis in a highly collaborative environment? Do you like thatthink-tank feel and ability to share new ideas with your colleagues - withoutthe extensive demands of travel? If so, consider an opportunity with ourUS Delivery Center we are breaking the mold of a typical Delivery Center.
Our USDelivery Centers have been growing since 2014 with significant, continuedgrowth on the horizon. Interested? Read more about our opportunity below
Work you ll do/Responsibilities

This role serves as the Logistics Sourcing and Category Managementinterface with the stakeholders both internally and externally. This roleprovides Sourcing expertise, and day to day management for assignedcategories/Subcategories and assigned category teams.

  • {PS..7}->- -{PS..8}->Develop andexecute logistics sourcing initiatives, in support of the overall programsavings plan within the following sub-categories: Truckload, LTL, Parcel,Ocean, Warehouse, express, and logistics services
  • {PS..9}->- -{PS..10}->Represent thought leadership and adeep understanding of category cost drivers and market intelligence
  • {PS..11}->- -{PS..12}->Develop and own LogisticsSourcing process efforts and associated key stakeholder relationships
  • {PS..13}->- -{PS..14}->Ensure identifiedsavings is realized by monitoring monthly compliance and leading correctiveaction efforts
  • {PS..15}->- -{PS..16}->Identify, lead,and implement ongoing continuous cost improvement initiatives.
  • {PS..17}->- -{PS..18}->If applicable, managea team in day to day category management activities, meeting customerrequirements.
  • {PS..19}->- -{PS..20}->Coach and developteam members in their performance and professional development
  • {PS..21}->- -{PS..22}->Grow categoryknowledge to expert levels, creating marketing opportunities for team andcompany

The Team
Our Supply ChainNetworks team helps clients transform their value chains into competitiveweapons. We drive efficiency, improve flexibility, and increase responsivenessthrough proactive insights and decision-making. We advise, implement, andoperate transformational solutions that bring world-class supply network andoperational capabilities to our clients. We provide operational know-how,digital technologies, advanced analytics, and industry-specific hybrid solutionsto deliver unprecedented client value. Additionally, we improve operations,product, and material flow across the breadth of the value chain and creategreater supply network synergy and value through M&A events.
  • {PS..23}-> -{PS..24}->Master s in businessadministration and or Bachelor's degree in Business Administration,Operations Management, Supply Chain, Procurement, Business Process Management,STEM, Analytics, Information Technology, or equivalent experience
  • {PS..25}-> -{PS..26}->6-10 years of experience in sourcing, supplier management, category management orindustry Deep experience with category knowledge of Logistics/TransportationsServices Sourcing
  • {PS..27}-> -{PS..28}->Proventrack record of leading sourcing teams to success implementing and deliveringlarge strategic sourcing projects
  • {PS..29}-> -{PS..30}->Ability to forge meaningfulrelationships with direct and indirect resources, producing resultscollaboratively
  • {PS..31}-> -{PS..32}->Experience developing accurate andwell-defined Logistics Category Savings Plans
  • {PS..33}-> -{PS..34}->Experience delivering processimprovements to enhance savings opportunities
  • {PS..35}-> -{PS..36}->Ability to manage work to qualityand timeliness standards
  • {PS..37}-> -{PS..38}->Developing People (coaching toimprove against competency models, highly developed IDP plans, promotionaccording to IDPs, succession plan, low undesirable turnover, high employeesatisfaction)
  • {PS..39}-> -{PS..40}->Experience with Sourcing andoptimization tools related to the logistics/transportation category
  • {PS..41}-> -{PS..42}-> Must be willing to live and workin the Gilbert, AZ area
  • {PS..43}-> -{PS..44}-> Must have ability to travel up to20%

  • {PS..45}-> -{PS..46}->Demonstratedability to deliver consistent results against goals and objectives
  • {PS..47}-> -{PS..48}->Demonstratedtrack record in generating positive customer, internal or external,acknowledgement of service
  • {PS..49}-> -{PS..50}->Demonstratedability to manage projects, inclusive of performance metrics
  • {PS..51}-> -{PS..52}->Demonstratedability to effectively produce results through a team of direct reports
  • {PS..53}-> -{PS..54}->Demonstratedability to identify, coach, develop, and promote talent, achieving success intotal people development
  • {PS..55}-> -{PS..56}->Procurementoptimization tools experience (e.g. JDA, CombineNet, Trade Extensions,TiContract, Bravo)
  • {PS..57}-> -{PS..58}->TransportationNetwork modeling tools experience (e.g. Llamasoft)
  • {PS..59}-> -{PS..60}->Routingand scheduling tools (e.g. Descartes' RoadShow, UPS RoadNet)
  • {PS..61}-> -{PS..62}->Transportationmanagement systems (Oracle, JDA, MercuryGate, Manhattan Associates)
  • {PS..63}-> -{PS..64}->7 yearsof relevant prior consulting and/or industry experience

How you ll grow
At Deloitte, our professional development planfocuses on helping people at every level of their career to identify and usetheir strengths to do their best work every day. From entry-level employees tosenior leaders, we believe there s always room to learn. We offer opportunitiesto help sharpen skills in addition to hands-on experience in the global,fast-changing business world. Fromon-the-job learning experiences to formal development programs, ourprofessionals have a variety of opportunities to continue to grow throughouttheir career.

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Gilbert, AZ
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