Responsible to maintain
service and budget targets for all transportation and distribution lanes for
import and domestic shipments. The Logistics Manager will also ensure excellent
customer service and support to Retail stores.
Import & Domestic Transportation
5+ transportation vendor relationships delivering to (2) domestic warehouses
and (130) retail locations.
and develop new and existing vendor relationships to ensure competitive pricing
and service are maintained and optimized.
tight lead times are met through weekly KPI Reporting and Carrier follow-up.
budget targets through strong negotiation and spend monitoring.
cost effective and creative ways to decrease lead time, limit claims, and
improve service to internal and external customers.
Initiate and implement process and
system changes necessary to streamline vendor relations functions
transportation planning for special events, showrooms, and high value shipments
to ensure seamless execution.
environmentally conscious alternatives when appropriate.
Transportation Budget Analysis & Reporting
and develop $16M Transportation Budget.
with Logistics Director in budget presentation process for each fiscal year and
partner with Business Planning team on a monthly basis to review.
monthly KPI Reporting on budget targets, review and report to Executive team
and Finance Department.
transportation and work flow by identifying processes and IT solutions that
will improve upon existing challenges.
vendor invoices and ensure timely payment for all transportation charges.
Domestic Distribution Optimization
with warehouse on projects to optimize shipment packing and service to stores
communication initiatives to drive cost savings and streamline back of house
operations for the retail network.
Communication & Customer Service
Participate in project management
teams to influence business improvement opportunities.
the internal and external service culture of Louis Vuitton and provide
excellent customer service to Retail Stores and by extension, their clients.
communicate Logistics strategies and initiatives to stores during store visits;
effective transmission of information to the Supply Chain Department,
Merchandising Department, MIS Department, Warehouses and Retail Operations
degree; mathematics, science, engineering or business disciplines preferred.
Five plus years experience with
logistics and supply chain systems required; relevant experience from a retail
environment is ideal.
Chain experience a plus.
and cooperative attitude; service-oriented, displaying strong competency to
work with internal customer
from an individual and global perspective
work habits and ability to multitask - provide optimum follow-through for all
deliverables, maintain an organized phone and email process.
verbal and written communication and interpersonal skills, ability to work
across functional areas and levels of the organization
quantitative analytical skills. Comfort with data and computer applications
in MS Office products (especially Access & Excel).
professional and personal maturity level
adaptability and flexibility
LVMH - 19 months ago
Louis Vuitton North America is the North American operations subsidiary of French luxury goods giant LVMH Moët Hennessy Louis Vuitton, which...