StarHire is partnering with an American provider of consumer packaging, industrial products, and supply chain services, recruiting for an Associate Category Manager of Logistics. Our client is a world leader in global packaging solutions with diversified operations in over 34 countries. From a small family business to a multi-billion dollar global company, our client has been changing the face of products and packaging since 1899.
Reporting to the Senior Manager of Logistics Procurement, the Associate Category Manager of Logistics will lead several categories, driving excellence in alignment with the Logistics Organization’s goals and strategies. You will develop and execute the centralized logistics and procurement strategy in the areas of 3PL warehouses, company owned trailers, and the dedicated fleet. You will execute the sourcing processes, including contracts, negotiations, financial analysis, RFP Creation, and supplier research.
This position can be located in either Charlotte, NC or Hartsville, SC. It is close to exciting destinations like Myrtle Beach, SC Charleston, SC, and Columbia, SC. You will travel around 20% of your time in this role, sometimes internationally. Our client is open to hybrid working, but you will need to be within commuting distance. The company will provide full relocation support.
The company provides full benefits, a great salary, ranging from $105K to $125K depending on experience, plus a target bonus of 7.5%.
We are looking for a candidate who has 10 years of experience with a Bachelor’s Degree in a business or finance related discipline. You would have experience with “Less than truckload” shipping and managing 3PL warehousing experience. The client has a preference for technical skills with OTM (Oracle Transportation Management and CASS (Coding Accuracy Support System) (CASS). This is a leadership role and a teamwork-focused role requiring
,,,Strong interpersonal, influencing, and communication skills
,,,Deep subject matter expertise in the logistics industry with knowledge of cost factors
,,,Strategic sourcing and negotiating skills
,,,Excellent analytical, project management, and change management skills.
,,,Above average technological skills with strong excel skills.
,,,Experience with large complex organizations
,,,Entrepreneurial spirit with excellent problem solving and analytical abilities.
If you are qualified and interested in this opportunity, email to Team@StarHire.net. Include your resume for immediate consideration, or ask questions if you have them. We will set up a time to meet right away!