Strategic Logistics Specialist

Job Description

 Hi! We are Siemens Mobility,  a leading provider of transport solutions for more than 160 years! We are constantly developing our portfolio through innovation. Our core business includes rail vehicles, rail automation and electrification solutions, turnkey systems, intelligent road traffic technology and related services. With digitization, Siemens Mobility enables mobility operators around the world to make their infrastructure intelligent, ensure sustainable value enhancement over the entire life cycle, improve passenger comfort and guarantee availability.

As our Strategic Logistics Specialist you will be on point  for the development and implementation of sustainable supply chain concepts from source to deliver processes across Siemens Mobility in North America manage projects across all fields of strategic logistics.  You will work closely with our factories and project organizations to optimize our material flow, transportation models and asset optimization.

What you will be doing:

Lead and manage strategic projects in supply chain/logistics in alignment with the factories and projects of Siemens Mobility North America

Utilize Siemens carrier network and negotiate carrier rates in the market to select best-cost service providers for our business needs

Collaborate with internal and external stakeholders (carriers, factories, vendors, Siemens network) and drive measurable excellence with the relevant Supply Chain / Logistics KPIs

Give qualified estimations of logistics costs for specific project related inquiries from the business
Manage Supply Chain risks, and market uncertainties to avoid potential damages / exploit opportunities through risk mitigation plans

Act as acknowledged authority in questions of logistics strategy and implementing Digitalization strategies to ensure cross-functional productivity.

Observe domestic and international transportation market trends and assist in incorporating new service providers and/or technologies into the logistics portfolio

Provide strategic support to business units on warehouse related requirements (e.g. layouts, equipment, tools, ERP systems, process enhancements)

Interface with global & corporate sourcing team to support general procurement and logistics related topics for continuous improvement

What you bring to the table:

Bachelor’s degree in Supply Chain Management / Logistics 

 8 years of relevant experience in Supply Chain and Logistics

Deep understanding of domestic and international transportation modes, including complex rail and heavy haul transportation

   Passionate and self-motivated to achieve goals and contribute to business success

Must be able to communicate clearly on proposals and ideas to non-technical associates, peers, and management for further execution

Comfortable organizing and executing workshops; solid presentation skills

We would be impressed if you had:

Masters Degree

Rail Transportation Industry experience

Why Siemens Mobility?

# 9 On Forbes Great Places to Work List

Health and Wellness: Health Insurance, Dental Insurance, Vision Insurance, HSA, Commuter Benefits

Vacation & Time Off: Paid Vacation, Paid Holidays, Personal / Sick Days, Maternity/Paternity Leave,

 Financial & Retirement: Savings Plan, Performance Bonus for Key Roles, Merit Increases, Relocation 

Professional Development: Tuition Reimbursement, Promote from Within, Mentor Program, Access to Online Courses, Lunch & Learns

Office Life: Flexible Work Hours , Diversity & Inclusion Program, Discounts, Tuition Reimbursement Program



Organization: Siemens Mobility

Company: Siemens Mobility, Inc

Experience Level: Experienced Professional

Job Type: Full-time

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