Senior Principal Supply Chain Engineer
Company: Medtronic, Inc.
Posted on: September 16, 2021
In this exciting role as a Principal Supply Chain Engineer, you
will be responsible for developing and implementing Global
Distribution Standards and KPIs, drive improvement opportunities
through analytics, regional collaboration, and implementation of
the latest warehouse automation technologies throughout the Global
Distribution network. Additional responsibilities include providing
tactical leadership in all Global Distribution initiatives and
standardization activities ensuring first class customer
satisfaction through quality, service, and cost performance.
Developing and maintain Global Distribution standard playbook on
best practices and collaborate with regions in documenting and
sharing distribution excellence ideas. Drive the deployment of a
Global KPI dashboard that will provide global warehouse performance
visibility, facilitate improvement projects utilizing the
performance metrics to identify opportunities. Lead the execution
of Enterprise RFP Distribution processes by closely collaborating
with the regions and ensuring chosen 3PL partners can meet the
requirements both at the global and regional level. Support the
regions in their local RFPs by providing expertise in 3PL
engagement best practices and run should cost models to evaluate
provider responses. Conduct workshops for regional partners to
build capabilities through hands on training on topics such as
Distribution insourcing/outsourcing, technology, and automation
selection, should-cost modeling, DC/3PL performance management.
Support Network Modeling team with analysis on impact to changes on
the Global Distribution Network. Help support the development of
business cases by performing distribution cost benefit analysis for
new distribution networks. Support transportation teams analysis on
changes to transportation modes or parcel packaging optimization
and its impact on distribution processes and warehouse
Medical Device experience (Johnson & Johnson, Stryker, 3M,
Lean Six Sigma experience
Strong interpersonal and communication skills
Excellent leadership and mentoring skills
Deep knowledge and expertise of distribution and warehousing
Work with or dealt with 3PL engagement best-practices, DC/ 3PL
performance management, solution design and should-cost model.
Experience in developing requirements supporting RFP process and
selection of logistics service providers.
Prior experience in selecting and implementing warehousing
automation and robotics
8+ years relevant Distribution (warehousing) and supply chain
experience. A significant amount of experience in change management
driving global operational excellence.
Broad background and experience in Warehousing and Distribution
In depth understanding of operations administration functions
including finance, IT, quality, and regulatory, among others.
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