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Work at the forefront of automotive innovation with ZF,
one of the world’s leading automotive suppliers.

Internal Transportation Team Leader

Location: 

US

Req ID 42957 | Hebron, KY, United States

MAIN RESPONSIBILITIES

 

  • Effective management and optimization of material flow in the plant as a centralized supporting function
  • Planning the resources necessary for the effective functioning of material flows with using internal transport
  • Design, implementation and change management in the transportation system based on sets of traction using Lean Principles and Best Practices of Logistics
  • Central control and standardization of ZF packages traded internally and externally
  • Manage a budget dedicated to Transportation cost & Customs duty and implements projects leading to productivity
  • Ensure the deployment of logistic transportation standards for the complete supply chain
  • Owner of the transport cost productivity process description and process evaluation over the whole supplier, DC and customer footprint
  • Coordinate and support the productivities between Inventory, Transport and Net Manufacturing Performance
  • Support project teams in total landed cost scenario and business case preparation.
  • Create a bridge to the Group Logistic team to ensure the implementation of our ZF vision
  • Implement Ocean/Air/Rail/Ground tendering activities to get best cost/service of forwarders
  • To ensure high standards of service delivery through know-how about logistic industry

 

EXPERIENCE

 

  • 5-year experience in Tendering
  • Experience with SAP or other equivalent ERP system
  • Good data analysis skill
  • 6 Sigma Lean experience

 

 

PROFILE:

 

  • Bachelor degree or above
  • Good communication skills
  • Leadership & team management skill
  • Certified 6 Sigma Green Belt and/or Lean Expert preferred

 

METRICS:

 

  • Customer Fill Rate
  • Freight % Sales
  • Premium freight % Total freight
  • TCP %
  • Forwarder’s performance

 

INTERNAL INTERACTIONS: Manufacturing, DC

 

 

EXTERNAL INTERACTIONS: Customer, Supplier, Forwarders, Brokers

 

 

LOCATION: Hebron, KY

 

 

TRAVEL REQUIREMENT: Willingness to travel is needed. Around 10%. 

 

Be part of our ZF team as Internal Transportation Team Leader and apply now!

Contact

Gustavo Martinez

 

DIVERSITY COMMITMENT: 
Diversity, Equity and Inclusion are more than just words for us. They are at the core of the ZF Way that propels our team members towards their utmost success. We strive to build and nurture a culture where inclusiveness is a natural reflex. We actively seek ways to remove barriers so that every member of ZF can rise to their full potential. We aim to embed this in our legacy through how we operate and build our products as we shape next generation mobility, safety, sustainability and social justice. 

With four generations across 118 nationalities in 41 countries, ZF combines a unique variety of backgrounds, perspectives, and ideas. Together, we solve problems, drive innovation and shape next generation mobility. 

Our company is committed to the principles of Equal Employment Opportunity and to providing reasonable accommodations to applicants with physical and/or mental disabilities. If you are interested in applying for employment with us and are in need of accommodation or special assistance to navigate our website or to complete your application, please contact us. Requests for reasonable accommodation will be considered on a case-by-case basis. ZF is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer and is committed to ensuring equal employment opportunities for all job applicants and employees. Employment decisions are based upon job-related reasons regardless of an applicant's race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, disability, marital status, genetic information, protected veteran status, or any other status protected by law. Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer M/F/Disability/Veteran

Our Commitment to Diversity

ZF is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer and is committed to ensuring equal employment opportunities for all job applicants and employees. Employment decisions are based upon job-related reasons regardless of an applicant's race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, disability, marital status, genetic information, protected veteran status, or any other status protected by law.


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