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Manager, Global Last Mile Transportation Strategy

Country : USA USA

State : Oregon

County : Washington

Town : Beaverton

Category : Logistics

Contract type : Permanent

Availability : Full time

Job description

Who you will work with:
Last Mile transportation capabilities are a key enabler of Nike's Consumer Direct Offense (CDO). You will work closely with Geography and Functional partners to develop and deploy Nike's Last Mile strategies across all modes enabling our Wholesale, Retail, and E-Commerce businesses! You will collaborate with the Director of Outbound Transportation Strategy and will play a critical role in developing Nike's Key City Offenses, in unlocking a Nike-Connected Marketplace around the world. Maximizing your expertise and encouraging collaboration across Nike Geography and Functional teams, you'll drive business value for Nike, our Customers, and our Consumers by ensuring differentiated capabilities and high levels of service in concert with thorough performance management and Sustainability focus with our service providers!
What you will work on
- Support the development of the last mile transportation global strategy and curate the evolution of Nike's Last Mile Transportation in close partnership with Geography Logistics teams and Functional partners.
- Lead tasks toward advancement of Nike's Outbound Logistics Management (OLM) Network. Utilize the OLM Network to align strategic roadmaps, transfer standard methodologies and drive process standardization globally.
- Develop and maintain deep global subject matter expertise for Last Mile Transportation modes, capabilities, carriers, and service providers.
- Partner with Global Procurement, Geography Transportation leaders, and cross-functional team members to develop, source, and deploy best-in-class, innovative service providers. Ensure service providers are aligned with Nike's requirements and standards.
- Partner with Global Procurement and Geographies to develop and deploy new Transportation capabilities, service offerings, technologies, business continuity/risk mitigation strategies and service providers around the world.
- Lead performance management metrics across Nike geographies and Nike's portfolio of service providers. Deploy a common set of Last Mile critical metrics across the Nike geographies. Utilize analytical data insights to drive cost, service, and quality improvement opportunities.
- Drive Sustainability and Lean thinking in the Last Mile space, as well as advocating it across Nike's global supply chain. Establish Sustainability as a priority with our service providers and help facilitate their Sustainability journey.


What you will Bring
- Bachelor's degree in business, international logistics, supply chain management or related field is preferred with an additional 2 years' of experience in lieu of a degree required. MBA preferred.
- $ plus years' experience within Transportation operations for a large multinational company, working in the Transportation industry or owning the Last Mile Transportation function. Recent experience with retail fulfillment, e-commerce, and/or Omni-channel fulfillment is strongly desired.
- Strong end to end supply chain knowledge and overall eye for business.
- Experience working within a cross-functional and virtual team (including globally/culturally diverse team) with a proven track record of delivering results in high pressure or high profile assignments. Able to work comfortably up, down and across a highly-matrixed organization to efficiently motivate change and deliver results the right way.
- Experience developing and deploying transportation strategies resulting in cost, service, quality, and sustainability improvements.
- Recent experience and current knowledge of Transportation systems, capabilities, and technology platforms (real-time visibility, TMS, carrier integration platforms, etc.)
- Expertise in global and domestic last mile transportation markets, service providers, and standard methodologies.
- Strong written and verbal communication skills and the ability to communicate efficiently and comfortably at multiple levels in the organization.
- Able to "dive deep" in data when needed utilizing analytical tools and methodologies, interpreting results, and underlying trends to drive the appropriate actions.
- Strong problem solving, negotiating, and influencing skills. Shown organization and presentation skills and preferred.
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