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Lands' End, Inc

Director of Sourcing Operations

Lands' End, Inc - Dodgeville, WI

ESSENTIAL DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:Manages the following roles:Sourcing SOP\u2019sSourcing and Supply Chain AnalystIPLM SystemsInbound transportationCustoms ComplianceSourcing SOP\u2019s:Lead the development and implementation of internal and external processes (SOP), policies and tools (IPLM, Compass, etc.) to maximize efficiency and that are sustainableManage Retail Floor Set Calendar for Sourcing Team \u2013 report statusManage Back to School Calendar \u2013 report statusManaging the implementation of Sourcing initiatives that continue to create process improvement and efficiency in our product development processFor example, continued reduction in our product lifecycle processReview our existing SOP\u2019s to create additional efficiencies i.e. product order placement processLead Vendor Scorecard Monitoring and Management communicating key performance indicators for Sourcing to include Product Development, Vendor Performance, WIP, and Quality metricsLead in the Sourcing Team functional training systems and processReview, streamline, and update all Sourcing SOP documents for the goal of upgrade to current market standardsCoach, guide and develop Transportation, Customs & Sourcing Operations teamOversee the product lifecycle Calendar and all KPI\u2019s associated with itInbound Transportation and Customs Compliance:Lead the Inbound Transportation, Customs Compliance, and business systems team to support the day to day operations and delivery of productNegotiate and manage inbound carrier contracts for most favorable transit times as well as transit ratesLook for internal methods to reduce inbound transit costs and overall strategies to optimize the logistics network and processesManage and Direct inbound carrier performance for all international and domestic carriersHandles all negotiations of international and domestic carrier and service provider contractsEnsures compliance with International, U.S., and Canadian law related to import/export activitiesRepresents the company with government agencies regarding compliance policiesCollaborate across the supply Chain to optimize on time performance, inventory levels, and cost\u00A0Bachelor\u2019s degree in Operations, Logistics, International Trade, or related field experience10 years\u2019 experience in international trade and domestic logistics, 5 years\u2019 experience leading operational teamsTransportation experience that includes inbound logistics, consolidation, ocean freight, airfreight, and all modes of domestic surface transportationWorking knowledge of Customs and TradeStrong communication skills and logistics/trade knowledge to manage external relationshipsAbility to travel often

9 days 16 hours ago

Lands' End, Inc


Director of Sourcing Operations Lands' End, Inc - Dodgeville, WI, United States


Location: Dodgeville, WI

Company Profile:
Lands’ End, Inc. operates as a multi-channel retailer primarily in the United States, Europe, and Asia. The company operates through two segments, Direct and Retail. It offers men’s, women’s, and kids’ apparel, outerwear, and swimwear; specialty apparel; accessories; footwear; and home products. The company sells its products through e-commerce Websites, direct mail catalogs, phone, or in-store computer kiosks, as well as standalone and dedicated stores. Lands’ End, Inc. was founded in 1963 and is based in Dodgeville, Wisconsin. Lands' End, Inc. (NasdaqCM:LEDM.V) operates independently of Sears Holdings Corporation as of April 04, 2014.Nautical roots. An American spirit. And a company-wide devotion to high quality, honest value and timeless style with a twist. That's authentic Lands' End. And that's just what you'll get, no matter your latitude or longitude. No matter which member of our brand family you shop.