Mondelez International Logistics Associate in Batavia, New York

Job Description

With our portfolio of global Power Brands such as Oreo and belVita biscuits, Cadbury Dairy Milk and Milka chocolate and Trident gum, we’re the world’s #1 in biscuits and candy, and #2 in chocolate and gum. We’re Mondelēz International , a snacking powerhouse with operations in more than 80 countries, with approximately 90,000 employees globally and our brands are marketed in around 165 countries.

Our purpose and vision is to create more MOMENTS OF JOY by building the BEST SNACKING COMPANY IN THE WORLD .

Logistics Associate

The Logistics Associate role is a front line leadership role that is responsible for day to day tactical execution of branch operations and it’s broader CS&L strategies. The LA is responsible for effectively driving execution against all core KPI’s and priorities in the 4 major CS&L pillars of Safety, Service, Cost and People Development. The LA is responsible for developing the day to day plans (i.e. Order/Route management, Inventory Management, Employee Performance, Communication/Partnership with internal stakeholders and customers) to support retail sales and efficient loading and delivery of finished goods to local grocery and wholesale accounts.

Manage day to day plans including order/route management, inventory management, employee performance, and daily communication with internal/external customers and stakeholders.

Drive key KPIs under main categories of (1) Safety, (2) Service, (3) Cost, and (4) People.

SAFETY: Responsible for driving plans that reduce branch incident/accident rates, ensuring a successful AIB inspection, holding monthly safety/SHAPE meetings, ensuring effective and compliant pre and post trips inspections, and conducting a successful branch safety audit.

SERVICE : Responsible for driving fill rates at or above 97.5% at the branch level through effective Local Planning team meetings, developing strong linkages and plans with Demand/Fulfillment teams, and practicing accurate inventory management practices in branch. Also responsible for ensure accurate order fills (Target TQA / WalMart ASN order accuracy reports), and route compliance and on time deliveries at the store level. Participates in cross functional meetings with Demand/Fulfillment Planning, Retail Teams, Customers Teams, and HQ Support including LPT meetings, District Sales meetings, and Retail X meetings.

COST: Driving lowest cost per case in delivery and warehouse operation by executing against annual productivity plans, lean six sigma/BPE projects, and employee performance management. Identify supply chain opportunities and ensure issues are addressed in strategic and tactical plans.

PEOPLE: Source, onboard, and develop direct reports and branch teams in multiple settings (classroom, OJT, Work-with, etc..) across entire operation (delivery, cross-dock, dry warehouse). Coach direct reports in order to create and execute development plans and support individual career goals. Manage local hourly employees (Union and Non-Union) including coaching, developing and disciplining and developing relationship with local labor unions.

Functional Competencies Gained In Role:

Front line leadership experience managing hourly union/non-union employees

Front line leadership experience managing hourly union/non-union employees

Enhanced skills related to branch management & DSD processes and procedures.

People Development, team building, and customer orientation

Lominger Competencies Gained in Role:

Problem solving

Drive for Results

Conflict Management

Developing Direct Reports

Qualifications

College Degree Required

FUNCTIONAL / TECHNICAL Competencies

SAP – Intermediate

WMS (Winware/KWIC) – Intermediate

HHC (Driver Handheld) – Intermediate

Driver’s Methods Training – Intermediate

Telogis Reporting – Intermediate

Warehouse Labor Planning (WPP); Route – Intermediate

Lominger Leadership Competencies

Action Oriented - Intermediate

Learning on the Fly - Intermediate

Interpersonal Saavy - Intermediate

Drive For Results - Intermediate

Time Management – Intermediate

Composition

Managing Employee Performance; Labor Management (Union); Team Building – Intermediate

Local Planning Team Meetings (Linkage with Demand/Fulfillment/Sales/Customer Planning) – Intermediate

Federal / State Regulatory Compliance & Law (DOT, OSHA, Worker’s Compensation, HR Policies) – Intermediate

Mondelēz Global LLC is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, gender, national origin, disability, protected Veteran status, uniform service, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law. Applicants who require accommodation to participate in the job application process may contact 847-943-5460 for assistance.

Applicants must complete all required steps in the application process, including providing a Resume/CV, in order to be considered for this position.