HD Supply (NASDAQ:HDS) ( www.hdsupply.com ) is one of the largest industrial distributors in North America. The company provides a broad range of products and value-add services to approximately 500,000 customers with leadership positions in maintenance, repair and operations and specialty construction sectors. Through approximately 260 locations across 36 states and six Canadian provinces, the company's approximately 11,000 associates provide localized, customer-driven services including jobsite delivery, will call or direct-ship options, diversified logistics and innovative solutions that contribute to its customers' success. With an active commitment to the communities in which we operate, HD Supply associates are part of a thriving organization that supports the virtues of wellness, diversity and inclusion – all of which are top priorities for the company. Equally as important is empowering our associates to grow professionally while providing competitive benefits and compensation. If you’re ready to find a rewarding career and achieve your full potential with a growing industry leader, HD Supply is ready for you!
Job Description & Qualifications
Responsible for fleet operations and transportation service management for the business. Utilize tools and methodologies to analyze, predict, and improve transportation operations and efficiencies. Provide relevant and accurate data analyses to support implementation of transportation solutions. Ensure no disruption to operations, service levels or customer expectations due to fleet or transportation considerations.
Major Tasks, Responsibilities and Key Accountabilities
+ Manages fleet operations, including but not limited to acquisition, lease management, registration, tag maintenance, fleet maintenance, compliance, driver oversight, records management, cost monitoring, benchmarking, forecasting and forecast accuracy. Assists with the development of the logistics and transportation budget. + Oversees transportation service management, including but not limited to carrier negotiations, contract records management, procurement and scheduling, service, quality, compliance, rating and routing, cost monitoring, benchmarking, forecasting and forecast accuracy. Maintains third party logistics relationships. + Optimizes transportation network, evaluating current rates, approved carriers, specified capacities, transit times, and other available data to develop executable load plans. Develops end-to-end multi-carrier strategy and cost/benefit. + Optimizes dedicated delivery routing to ensure most efficient use of vehicles and drivers. Monitors last mile deviation activity to compare system recommended solution to actual routing. + Analyzes market drivers for freight and fleet. Develops benchmarks and recommendations for long-term strategies based on transportation density and utilization trends. + Oversees the reporting and analyses of transportation and other logistics activities (warehousing, shipping) leading to optimized network recommendations. Develops fuel supplier and cost strategy methods. + Oversees implementation of new operating methodologies that optimize customer service and results (i.e., order consolidations, pool distribution, parcel zone skipping, etc.). + Ensures logistics and delivery programs meet safety and regulatory requirements.
Nature and Scope
+ Solutions require analysis and investigation. + Achieves planned results by decisions and actions based on professional methods, business principles, and practical experience. May recommend/make decisions regarding new programs/initiatives that have significant impact to the business and carry consequences in unsuccessful endeavors. + Manages a larger team or multiple small teams through direction of subordinate management and/or supervisory staff.
+ Located in a comfortable indoor area. Any unpleasant conditions would be infrequent and not objectionable. + Frequent periods are spent standing or sitting in the same location with some opportunity to move about. Occasionally there may be a requirement to stoop or lift light material or equipment (typically less than 8 pounds). + Typically requires overnight travel 5% to 20% of the time.
Education and Experience
+ Typically requires BS/BA in a related discipline. Generally 7+ years of experience in a related field. May require certification. Advanced degree may offset less experience in some disciplines.
Preferred Qualifications & Job Specific Details
+ 6+ years experience in transportation services, preferably in distribution or manufacturing industries. + Master's degree in supply chain or industrial engineering preferred. + Experience with TMS (e.g., Oracle, JDA, LeanLogistics, MercuryGate, Manhattan Associates) and FMS (e.g., Fleetwave). + Experience with route optimization tools (e.g., MyLogistics, Descartes Roadshow, UPS RoadNet, Llamasoft Transportation Guru). + Experience with procurement optimization tools (e.g., JDA, CombineNet, Trade Extensions).
_1 month ago_ _(7/2/2020 8:28 AM)_
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_30339_ HD Supply is an Equal Opportunity Minority/Female/Individuals with Disabilities/Protected Veteran and Affirmative Action Employer. HD Supply considers for employment and hires qualified candidates without regard to age, race, religion, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, protected veteran or disability status or any factor prohibited by law.