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Melbourne, FL Full Time Posted by: Aerion Posted: Tuesday, 23 February 2021

In this newly created position as our Logistics Director, you will be responsible for planning, building and leading the logistics and distribution function for Aerion Supersonic at our new to-be built facility based in Melbourne, Florida. This broad and exciting opportunity includes developing a logistics and distribution function from the ground up to include; determining cost benefit analysis strategy for warehouse sizes & configuration, and work closely with other managers to ensure coordination of other functions such as production, material planning, purchasing, inventory management and quality assurance

On any given day you might:
Plan and build policies, procedures, and safety plans for logistics
Manage warehousing and distribution systems
Negotiate and complete all transportation contracts
Build out processes for delivery of parts to manufacturing and operations
Develop and complete all container configurations for logistics
Make purchasing decisions for equipment needed for distribution and warehousing
Interview and hire to support the Logistics and Distribution team

Were looking for someone who has:
Bachelors degree in business, logistics, or supply chain management; MBA preferred
Minimum 10 - 15+ years logistics management; aerospace & defense industry experience preferred
Experience implemented training and certifications programs for warehouse employees
Experience developing and implementing new warehousing and distribution systems; knowledge of automated warehousing systems is a plus
Experience in logistics, third party logistics, transportation, warehouse management, material planning, inventory management, property management, import/export regulations, transportation contract negotiations, and warehouse sustainable operations
Experience with management of warehouse operations including packaging, racking forklift operations, safety certifications, and automated retrieval systems
Experience of Air and Ocean Export and Import (LCL and FCL) Knowledge of LTL, FTL, Break-bulk, RORO and Foreign to Foreign Shipments
Material management experience- JIT (just in time), Kanban, milk runs
Experience with management of warehouse operations including: packaging, racking forklift operations, safety certifications, and automated retrieval systems
Labor management - non union/union
ERP experience - SAP or Oracle preferred
Knowledge of lean implementation, 6 sigma, space efficiency utilization
We want to build a company around people who are:
Highly self-motivated with a strong bias for action
Effective at nurturing strong professional relationships
Committed to fostering a culture of empowerment & creativity
Just good people!

Melbourne, FL, United States of America
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2/23/2021 5:11:59 PM

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