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Deputy Director, Logistics - INL

AAR CORP. - Palm Bay, FL

Deputy Director, Logistics - INL





Deputy Director, Logistics - INL


United States-Florida-Palm Bay

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The Deputy Director of Logistics will be the single-point of

accountability to the Director of Logistics, for business and support

operations for strategic planning, coordination, integration, and management

oversight of contract logistics, business functions, IT, QC, security,

compliance, and contingency task order response. The Deputy Director of

Logistics will have full authority to manage and integrate the efforts of the

managers of these functional areas to ensure quality, timeliness of performance,

priority setting, effective business relations, and customer satisfaction. The

Deputy Director of Logistics will work with customer management,

subcontractors, and key personnel in implementing a collaborative, integrated

approach to flight operations support functions. Accountable for compliance

with all applicable U.S. laws and regulations, risk mitigation, and interfaces

with the Customer or other supporting agencies to resolve issues that may

arise. The Deputy Director of Logistics assumes the responsibilities of the

Director of Logistics in his absence.


Manage cost,schedule and performance parameters pertinent to the program and ensure allcontractual requirements are met.

Report programinformation to the Program Manager, and all relevant levels of the Group staff,through daily coordination and periodically during formal - In Progress Reviews(IPR).

Supervise andcoordinate with the program team (matrix staff, analysts/planners, etc.)ensuring that all facets of program management are applied to developing andongoing efforts and are in compliance with all contractual requirements.

Work as part ofan Integrated Process Team (IPT) with AAR matrix staff members who provideproper finance, contracting, human resourcing, compliance, and legal review onemerging and ongoing programs.

Participate inthe development of new business and capture support.

Ensure programteam is efficient and effective in all aspects of program development andexecution.

Properly managedirect charge customer requirements with appropriate manpower and resources.

Performfinancial analysis, prepare specialized program and project budgets to includestaffing and operational needs.

Develop anIntegrated Master Schedule (IMS) outlining critical schedule requirementspertaining to program.

Monitor programbudget; oversee financial well-being of the program by exercising costcontrols.

Implementimprovements to the program to meet changing mission parameters andrequirements.

Provide theProgram Manager with direct, complete and effective recommendations to ongoingchallenges.

Provideleadership and supervision to on-site staff; prioritize workloads, delegatetasks andresponsibilities.

Develop ongoingoperating procedures between customer and AAR.

Review variouscustomer inquiries and provide responses within a timely fashion.

Become familiarwith all customers special and technical requirements.

Communicatedirectly with representatives from all AAR divisions regarding additionalopportunities between customer and AAR.

Ensure overallcustomer satisfaction.

Oversee thedesign and update of the contract in collaboration with the sub-contractsmanagement staff of the client.

All otherduties as assigned.


Carries out supervisory responsibilities in accordance with

the organizations policies and applicable laws. Responsibilities include

interviewing, hiring, and training employees; planning, assigning, and

directing work; appraising performance; rewarding and disciplining employees;

addressing complaints and resolving problems.


Commitment to company values and ethics

Dependability: personally responsible, completes work in atimely manner, and performs tasks accurately

Motivation: must maintain a positive attitude and strong workenergy

Advanced computer proficiency

Analytical skills: must be able to gather information and usedata to determine cause and effect for complex problem solving

Continuous learning: ability to learn new procedures and adaptto change

Creativity: makes constructive suggestions and creates novelsolutions to problems; evaluates new technology as potential solutions toexisting problems

Communication: excellent interpersonal and oral and writtencommunication skills Independent: must have the ability to carry out and followthrough on tasks with minimal supervision

Initiative: plans work and carries out tasks without detailedinstructions, prepares for problems or opportunities in advance, undertakesadditional responsibilities

Problem Solving: ability to develop and implement new ideasto improve processes

Critical Thinking: ability to apply reasoning and logic tounfamiliar ideas and situations.

Leadership: demonstrated ability to lead people and getresults through others

Management: must possess coaching and development skills Mustmaintain strict confidentiality and professionalism

Negotiating skills: must have confidence and the ability tobe persuasive and assertive

Organization: very detail oriented and always comes prepared

Project management skills

Strong customer orientation

Strong judgment and decision making

Teamwork: works harmoniously with others to get a job done,responds positively to instructions/procedures, and works well with others

Time management: ability to organize and manage multiplepriorities and effectively deal with tight deadlines and pressure



To perform this

job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty

satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the

knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.

Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with

disabilities to perform the essential functions.


clearance is required

Ability to

read, write and speak English


Bachelor of Arts degree (B.A.) or Bachelor of Science degree

(B.S.) from four-year College or University; or eight years related experience

and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

PMP Desireable

Minimum of fifteen (15) years logistics experience, of which

five (5) were in a direct supervisory role.

Effective communication skills in English

Experience in the aerospace/aviation industry is desired.


The physical demands and work environment characteristics

described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to

successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable

accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform

the essential functions. Maneuvers in, around, under, and about factory and/or

laboratory equipment on a regular and continuous basis Must be able to lift a

minimum of 5 to 10 pounds Specific vision abilities required by this job

include close vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus Travel required

up to 25% Works at telephone answering equipment, design equipment, and at a PC

for hours at a time While performing the duties of this job, the employee may

be regularly required to sit, stand, bend, reach and move about the facility.

The environment characteristic for this position is an office setting.

Candidates should be able to adapt to a traditional business environment. The

environment characteristic for this position is an office setting as well as

warehouse environment. Candidates should be able to adapt to a traditional

business and warehouse environment. The environmental characteristic for this

position is a warehouse setting. Candidates should be able to adapt to a

traditional warehouse environment. The environmental characteristic for this

position is a manufacturing setting and is occasionally exposed to heat, cold,

and wet. Candidates should be able to adapt to a traditional manufacturing


Equal Opportunity Employer Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran

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Deputy Director, Logistics - INL AAR CORP. - Palm Bay, FL, United States


Location: Palm Bay, FL

Company Profile:
AAR is a leading provider of diverse products and services to the worldwide commercial aviation and government/defense industries. AAR combines a close-to-the-customer business model with a broad range of capabilities to help customers operate more efficiently, lower costs and maintain high levels of quality, safety and service. AAR is a financially stable, dedicated partner with an enduring commitment to innovation, execution, continuous improvement and customer value.