International Logistics Manager – #01SEE
We are seeking a motivated International Logistics Manager. This position will be located in St. Louis, MO, reporting to our Global Logistics Operations Excellence Lead. This position will work closely with other functions of the Bayer Product Supply organization and with the regional logistics operations. The primary role will be to lead a variety of programs to develop processes and systems to support Bayer???s international logistics activities. Additionally, the role will support ongoing initiatives and efforts to deliver the optimal customer experience.Key Responsibilities:??? Global business process expert on international transportation logistics activities??? Work closely with regions, procurement, and trade compliance to ensure alignment on key processes and strategy??? Work with IT product management to develop and implement best in class systems and tools to support:??? Understand current market conditions including:??? Develop global metrics to measure internal and external (vendor) performance ??? Develop and promote relationships with key service providers that deliver value??? Drive standardization across regionsLogistics Roadmap??? Support Global Logistics initiatives??? Work with regions to drive regional roadmap & facilitate supportContinuous improvement??? Identify and introduce innovation and industry best practices??? Identify areas to impact customer experience??? Participate in cross functional teams (Global CC Metrics, Procurement, Commercial, Finance, etc)??? Consistently identify process optimization opportunities??? Provide data analysis in decision support??? Work with IT product management on futuristic systems and toolsQualifications:Required Skills/Experience:???4-year degree (preferably in logistics, transportation, supply chain, or business)???8-10 years of experience in supply chain with extensive experience in international logistics???3-5 years in ocean and/or air logistics operations working for Logistics Service provider 3PL/4PL???1-3 years in global trade management???Strong knowledge of logistics/supply chain operations in diverse operations or business spanning across multiple geographies???Strong understanding of supply chain network design, global trends in supply chain, and digital technologies???Knowledge of logistics KPI???s and metrics???Proven ability to influence at multiple levels in the organization and cross-functionally???Proven ability to build, manage, and foster a team-oriented environment???Proven ability to work creatively and analytically when problem-solvingProven ability to work in a matrixed environment???Excellent communication (written and oral) and interpersonal skills in a multicultural environment Preferred Experience: ???MBA Preferred???Experience driving large scale improvement programs within a global supply chain/Logistics organization???Working knowledge of common ERP and supply chain systems (SAP, JDA)???Value proposition formulation and business case proposal development???Customer relationship management and deep skills in expectations management???APICS/CSCMP CertificationBayer successfully completed the acquisition of Monsanto in June 2018, bringing together Monsanto???s leadership in seeds and plant traits with Bayer???s leadership in chemical and biological crop protection. By joining forces, we will create even more extensive career opportunities for talent around the world. We???re a global team working to shape agriculture through breakthrough innovation that will benefit farmers, consumers, and our planet.While we are now Bayer, we will continue to hire using separate career sites until we can integrate our career platforms. We invite you to explore the career opportunities available at the combined company by visiting advancingtogether.com/careers.# LI-POSTApply for this job.