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Jabil Circuit, Inc

Director Logistics

Jabil Circuit, Inc - Saint Petersburg, FL

Job Description:

Jabil offers competitive compensation, a comprehensive benefits program, and a supportive environment that provides learning and career development opportunities. Jabil is an equal opportunity employer.

Job Summary

This position is responsible for developing and implementing an end to end Logistics, Customs and Trade Compliance technology strategy covering all divisions and regions enterprise wide. In direct support of Jabil sites and Capabilities groups the strategy will encompass all processes related to Inbound Logistics, Outbound Logistics, Customs Control, Payment and Audit.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities

- This position will extensively collaborate with Regional, site and Capabilities leadership in devising an end to end global technology strategy for all Logistics functions.

-  Formulate a global implementation strategy around the incumbent solution TMS Mercurygate,

- Work with practitioners and leadership to carry out a full gap analysis between current functionality and future requirements

- Continuously work with site level Logistics practitioners to understand current sentiment and future requirements

- Compile an exhaustive BRD (Business Requirements Document) fully detailing all functional requirements as a result of user feedback and gap analysis

- Ongoing maintenance of BRD ensuring relevance and accuracy

- Provide an advisory capacity to the Logistics teams by making appropriate functional and technology recommendations

- Compile a formal business case to support future implementation strategy clearly outlining cost / benefit analysis

- Construct a formal user feedback mechanism with Jabil sites

- Fully assess all incumbent point solutions and make recommendations for investment, maintenance or retirement

- Fully document product retirement plan with associated cost relief

- Assume responsibility for all product roadmap development with specific emphasis on TMS

- Assume leadership position in all Logistics technology discussions in conjunction with other technology considerations / assessments

- Lead market research in the Logistics technology space ensuring product roadmaps are appropriate

- Assume ownership of the partnership with Mercurygate

- Positively impact Mercurygate product roadmap at an executive level

- Identify margin opportunities to divisions

- Use TMS to police lanes and channels to ensure freight costs are optimised

- Ad hoc project work as required

Education & Experience Requirements

- Bachelor's degree required Master's degree preferred

- Degree in Business Management, Logistics or relevant discipline preferred

- Extensive hands on experience in an operational Logistics role with a recognized provider

- Extensive hands on experience in TMS implementations preferably with Mercurygate’s product

- Strong Project Management skills and communication skills are essential

- An ability to influence and lead teams without direct authority is also essential

- Plus minimum of 10 years of significant international and regional logistics experience

- Or an equivalent combination of education, training or experience

Successful applicants will have to fulfill all prerequisites for contracts.  This position requires U.S. citizenship. Jabil is an equal opportunity employer.

9 days 16 hours ago

Jabil Circuit, Inc


Director Logistics Jabil Circuit, Inc - Saint Petersburg, FL, United States


Location: Saint Petersburg, FL

Company Profile:
Jabil Circuit, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, provides electronic manufacturing services and solutions worldwide. The company operates in three segments: Diversified Manufacturing Services, Enterprise & Infrastructure, and High Velocity Systems. It offers electronics design, production, and product management services to companies in the aerospace, automotive, computing, consumer, defense, healthcare, industrial, instrumentation, medical, networking, packaging, peripherals, solar, storage, and telecommunications industries. The company’s services include integrated design and engineering; component selection, sourcing, and procurement; automated assembly; design and implementation of product testing; parallel global production; enclosure services; systems assembly, direct order fulfillment, and configure-to-order; and injection molding, metal, plastics, precision machining, and automation services. It also provides mobility, display, set-top boxes, and peripheral products, such as printers and point of sale terminals; and aftermarket services consisting of warranty and repair services. The company has strategic collaboration with MobiTV, Inc. Jabil Circuit, Inc. was founded in 1966 and is headquartered in St. Petersburg, Florida.