Skin ADV

About   |   Newsletter
Demand & Supply Chain Management Evolution

Job Description

Manager of Transportation Systems & Data (m/f)

View: 399

Company: Michael Page
Contract: PERM
Location: Zürich, Switzerland

  • Global player in consumer goods industry

  • Strong exposure to logistics excellence and data analytics

About Our Client

We are recruiting a Manager of Transportation Systems & Data (m/f) for our client, a global player in the consumer goods industry, based in Switzerland, Zürich region.

Job Description

In this role you will be acting as a business partner, providing transportation analytics and master data to the regional organizations as well as the global distribution and logistics excellence organization.

The responsibility of this role is to establish transportation analytics and transportation master data management as it relates to transportation lanes, transit times, rates and carrier agreements. This role is not responsible for weights and dimensions, but it will help to facilitate issue resolution with supply management and engineering teams as necessary. Your further responsibilities will be:

  • Support standardization in transportation operations reporting and master data management and best practices across regions
  • Be responsible for the accuracy and quality of the transportation data, including carrier rates, lanes and routes
  • Work closely with stakeholders and system owners/stewards to ensure internal legacy systems and SAP are in synch with TMS and best practices for transportation data management are under development
  • Maintain strong relationship with key external transportation partner to receive required information from the transportation management system
  • Work closely with key external transportation partner and the transportation community of practice to produce reports required for global business reviews
  • Support regions in resolving ad hoc data issues and manage data alignment with cross regional stakeholders
  • Collaborate with key external transportation partners to support users on technical and functional issues as required

The Successful Applicant

  • Academic background with a Bachelor's Degree in Information Systems/Data Management or equivalent education combined with Logistics/Supply Chain certifications
  • At least 6 years of experience in data management ideally within a fast paced rapidly growing consumer goods industry supply chain management environment
  • Ability to quickly analyze data from complex, dispersed sources and identify issues, trends and patterns (working with data lakes / tableau preferred)
  • Demonstration of a strong analytics and reporting capability
  • Excellent understanding of ERP systems (SAP is desired)
  • Fluency in English at a Business level, other European languages would be an advantage combined with great communication skills

What's on Offer

This is a newly created position and the global nature of its work across multiple regions and brands, functions and channels, will provide a fertile ground for mobility and career growth.


More Info / Apply

(external link to recruiter web page)

Customs and Transportation Specialist (m/f)
    Schwyz, Switzerland  -  PERM  -  Michael Page

Supply Planner EMEA
    Nyon, Switzerland  -  TEMP  -  Page Personnel

Zollspezialist (m/w)
    Zürich, Switzerland  -  PERM  -  Page Personnel

Order and Distribution Manager within Global Supply Chain
    Aargau - Kaiseraugst, Switzerland  -  PERM  -  Roche

Distribution Project Manager
    Neuchâtel, Switzerland  -  PERM  -  Michael Page

Consult the other 3015 positions: click here

           Circular Economy     Industry 4.0     Blockchain 

     Internet of Things     Omni Channel 

Join us on

News & Trends

Last update 7 Feb 2020
Global Manufacturing PMI at nine-month high in January
   Source: J.P.Morgan Global Manufacturing PMI ™  -  IHS Markit

Chemicals & Pharmaceuticals

Maximum safety and reliability and reducing the costs for our customers at the same time: we are able to offer the chemical industry an extensive range of chemical logistics services that hardly any other logistics specialist can match. It is our goal to harmonise our services with your specifications in s...

7 Supply Chain Predictions: Looking Ahead with 2020 Vision

The year 2020 approaches with promise amidst a backdrop of innovation and transformation occurring at a speed never witnessed before. We’re experiencing a digital revolution that is changing the way we live, wor...


Evaluation et Audit fournisseurs
Achats responsables
Cours de base I
Cours de base II
Evaluation et Audit fournisseurs

Local & Regional Agenda

HOYER: Future-Proofs System for Managing Intermodal Rail, Road, and Sea Transport to Meet High Growth Potential

HOYER is an independent family enterprise that dates back to 1946, and which has become one of the world’s leading bulk-logistics providers, offering comprehensive transport services and complex logistics soluti...

Five Essential Elements that Transform Transportation Management

Superior transportation management planning is characterized by optimized planning, proactive carrier management, improved visibility, and comprehensive control over operations and freight accounting. This white paper ex...

International Agenda