Position Description :
We are AAM. We have the power to move the world.
At AAM, we’re looking for associates who push boundaries and drive solutions for the future. Innovators. Thinkers. Dreamers.
Doers. No matter the role or function, every associate is a piece of what makes AAM great. We’re growing and building #TeamAAM to be the best. Join us!
Be part of a tier-one automotive drive train supplier that delivers power to move the world. At AAM, we’re looking for associates who push beyond the limits of their imagination to break the boundaries of what exists today to drive solutions for tomorrow.
The successful candidate will work in a lean, fast-paced and rewarding work environment, where he / she will have the support and encouragement for developing a great career and achieving exceptional performance to help AAM reach its goals.
RESPONSIBILITIES INCLUDE BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO :
Develops, oversees, and strives to maximize the efficiency of the transportation network necessary to provide end-to-end supply chains.
Enhances product workflow by analyzing and developing logistics plans that affect production, distribution, and inventory specific to area of responsibility.
Improves logistics processes through strategic thinking, process improvement, prioritization, and project planning.
Develops and maintains cost estimates, forecasts, and cost models. Tracks costs and savings for all transportation modes.
Oversees carrier selection and renewals. Participates in contract negotiations and interfaces with selected carriers necessary to maintain expected levels of service.atement
Oversees the day-to-day activities of associates, tracking and reporting progress, managing performance and adherence to policies and practices, and adjusting resource levels as needed to accomplish work.NSIBILITIES
Resolve problems concerning transportation, logistics systems, imports or exports, or customer issues using root cause analysis problem solving process.
Collaborate with other departments to integrate logistics with business systems or processes, such as customer sales, order management, accounting, or shipping.
Direct inbound or outbound logistics operations, such as transportation or warehouse activities, safety performance, or logistics quality management.
Negotiate transportation rates or services for CAPEX and additional transportation requests.
Lead or participate in transportation sourcing initiatives
Analyze the financial impact of proposed logistics changes, such as routing, shipping modes, product volumes or mixes, or carriers.
Use the Logistics Financial Analysis tool to provide financial impact decisions on inventory vs. logistics costs.
Recommend optimal transportation modes, routing, equipment, or frequency.
Lead or participate in carrier management processes, such as selection, qualification, performance evaluation and quarterly business reviews.
Implement improvements to internal or external logistics systems or processes.
Exceed budgeted savings goals, tracks savings identified and secured.
Position Requirements :
Required Education and Experience; BA / BS plus 9-14 years professional experience; or Advanced Degree
English; Complete Proficiency