Wednesday, 25 July 2012

Caterpillar Inc - Logistic Manager

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Job Description

As a Logistics Center Manager on the Cat Logistics team, you manage a medium-sized logistics center to ensure an efficient, high degree of client satisfaction and timely processing and distribution of parts for Logistics Division “clients”. “Client” refers to Product Support Division, Caterpillar Dealers, Caterpillar Inc. Manufacturing facilities, Caterpillar Logistics businesses, Caterpillar Subsidiaries or Caterpillar Suppliers. Direct reports typically include an Assistant manager, HR Manager, Operations Support Staff, Office Supervisor, and an Administrative Office Assistant. Your primary responsibilities will be meeting client needs, managing client relationships, and achieving profitability objectives for the various client accounts while providing leadership focused on a positive work culture. 

Job Duties/Responsibilities may include, but are not limited to:

  • Managing operations to ensure client service levels and financial targets (costs, budgets, variable margin and before-tax profit) are achieved
  • Distribution operation processes which include but are not limited to receiving, storage, kitting, sub-assembly, order filling, packing, shipping, quality control, inspection, inventory counts, supplier scheduling, returns and related functions to provide shipping and receiving accuracy and inventory reconciliation and making warranty decisions on defective material relating to the percentage of usability remaining
  • Working with management team to develop/review operational procedures and quality plans to ensure the operation complies with local government requirements
  • Developing and implementing operations changes to reduce costs and/or improve efficiency. Providing direction and guidance for continuous quality improvements, operation changes to reduce costs and/or improving efficiency utilizing 6 Sigma methodology and resources;· Responsible for employee related activities of the facility
  • Developing and managing within the annual Business Plan to meet client needs and satisfaction, ensuring contractual performance standards are met and financial targets including Sales, Profit, Availability and ROA are achieved

Required Qualifications:

  • University degree or equivalent experience
  • Broad background in all aspects of warehouse operations
  • Five to ten years of logistics or other relevant experience

*Preference to candidates from Indonesia Region

Desired Skills & Experience

  • Previous warehouse management or supervisory experience
  • Assembly, manufacturing and/or planning experience
  • Communication (oral and written) skills

Company Description

For more than 85 years, Caterpillar has been building the world’s infrastructure and, in partnership with our network of Cat® dealers worldwide, has helped drive positive and sustainable change on every continent. We are a global company, with hundreds of locations worldwide to serve and support our customer base, and respond quickly to their needs.   Since its inception over 80 years ago, Caterpillar has grown to be the world's largest maker of construction and mining equipment, diesel and natural gas engines, and industrial gas turbines. In partnership with our worldwide dealer network, we drive positive and sustainable change on every continent. We deliver products, services and technologies in three principal lines of business: Machinery, Engines and Financial Products. As a global, diverse technology leader, Cat commits to excellence in all that we do. We are proud to be a leader in building the world's infrastructure, and in enabling progress for millions of people around the globe.

Additional Information

July 20, 2012
Mid-Senior level
Machinery, Logistics and Supply Chain 
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