Sr Manager, Global Logistics in Bayan Lepas at Lumileds

Date Posted: 7/24/2020

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Job Description



Sr.Manager/Manager Global Logistics

Penang, Malaysia

Weekly Hours: 40

Who We Are:

Companies developing automotive, mobile, IoT and illumination lighting applications need a partner who can collaborate with them to push the boundaries of light. With over 100 years of inventions and industry firsts, Lumileds is a global lighting solutions company that helps customers around the world deliver differentiated solutions to gain and maintain a competitive edge. As the inventor of Xenon technology, a pioneer in halogen lighting and the leader in high performance LEDs, Lumileds builds innovation, quality and reliability into its technology, products and every customer engagement. Together with its customers, Lumileds is making the world better, safer, more beautiful—with light.

Headquartered in the Netherlands, Lumileds has approximately 9,000 team members supporting operations worldwide. The Lumileds environment is fast-paced, cutting-edge, intelligent and fun! We are looking for exceptional talent to join our team! To learn more, visit

Who You Are:

We are looking for someone who is highly knowledgeable and experience in international logistics practices, rates, routings, mode of transports, regulations affecting international movement or cargos, forwarder relationship management, RFQ process and logistics cost optimization.

Position Summary:

The Global Warehousing and Distribution Manager is responsible for design, contracting implementation and management of all 3PL Warehousing and Transportation infrastructure. The W&D Manager will drive data driven improvements in the network meeting performance targets for cost, delivery, lead time and quality.

What You Will Do:

  • Managing the global 3PL relationship from Supply Chain aspects (incl. contract), performance, quality and cost
  • Transportation visibility, reporting and benchmarking
  • Involved/support the supply chain management in defining the W&D strategy and execution upon this strategy
  • Development and maintenance of global guidelines
  • Leading quarterly business reviews with all 3PL
  • Conduct monthly business review with all local teams (KPI, issues and Projects)
  • Execution of projects in line with agreed strategy for all warehousing and transportation activities, including but not limited, global Air, Ocean and Parcel RFQ
  • Provide tactical support when needed for day-to-day issues as well as for crisis management. Escalates issues as necessary.
  • Effectively supports New Product Launches with seamless logistics and distribution support
  • Analyze the financial impact of proposed logistics changes, such as routing, shipping modes, product volumes or mixes, or carriers
  • Develop and maintain a global logistics dashboard for country profiling, data analysis, performance indicators and red-flag indicators.

What You Will Bring (REQUIRED Qualifications):

  • Experience with transportation management, including design and implementation of solutions
  • Act and think as a member of the Global Supply Chain Team
  • Team player in a matrix organization, balancing operational and functional requirements.
  • Customer focus when organizing and managing the execution of deliverables.
  • Leading, building and coaching a global functional team of professionals
  • Project and program management skills
  • Open Communication, understanding of multinational communication structure
  • Flexibility, conceptual thinking and hands-on management

Education (Minimum Level)

  • Bachelor's

Field of Study

  • Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Supply chain, logistics or related field.

Years of Experience (Minimum)

  • 7 - 9 years

Lumileds is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer


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