Responsibilities will include but not limited to:


  • Work with management team to optimize warehousing and logistics operations

  • Liase with customers, carriers, forwarders, suppliers and warehouse for shipment planning and job execution

  • Lead standardization activities to improve productivity in shipping/receiving functions

  • Drive lean/cost improvements/ weekly R&O to meet forecast vs actual performance and other KPI’s are met

  • Support customs audits & CTPAT activities

  • Support custom audits / system audits (TS16949/ISO14001/SOX) and ensure zero non-compliance

  • Lead warehouse management system

  • Lead disaster crisis management (impacting supply chain)

  • Conduct monthly business reviews with forwarders, provide inputs to Logistics team and drive improvements

  • Cascade down customer specific requirements to working level team

  • Maintain close communications with all stake holders (forwarders/suppliers/customers) through timely bulletins


Ideal candidate would be:

  • Degree in Mechanical engineering /logistics/supply chain

  • 5 – 7 years experience in leading supply chain

  • Lean and Real world transportation knowledge

  • Ability to liase and negotiate with forwarders

  • Knowledge in basic customs regulations / incoterms

  • Business acumen to provide effective inputs for logistics budget

Supply chain lead