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Johns Manville Sr Manager Global Logistics-Flatbed Intermodal LTL in Littleton, Colorado

This role is responsible to develop, own, execute and implement the globalsourcing strategies and the negotiations for $85M in spend (specificmodes include open deck, LTL, intermodal, small parcel) continuouslyin support of the business's strategic objectives. This individual is alsoresponsible for elevating areas of opportunity specific to mode and networkoptimization to the logistics operational excellence team in addition toparticipating to support the execution of these activities. This role isresponsible to mentor others based on their experience within the logisticsindustry to support deep succession planning and development of their team.Your Day-to-Day: Develops, owns, executes and implements the global sourcing strategiesand the negotiations for logistics modes with an annual spend of $85M Must have a solid working command of contract language and is able to write acontract, determine missing clauses and form strategic clauses to minimizerisk to the business. Supply agreements must support the businesses strategicobjectives. Works collaboratively and cross functionally across the logistics team andwithin our business teams to meet and exceed objectives. Builds strategies that are designed to reduce operational costs, and/orcreate efficiency improvements, forwards logistics cost productivity whilebalancing service. Measure Key Performance Indicators designed to understand performance(balancing cost and service) of established objectives such as on-timedelivery, cost per mile, project productivity, actual vs. plan costs,carrier performance scorecards, etc. Lead, instruct and develop others in the production, analysis, andinterpretation of complex metrics and modeling associated with financial(including inflation and purchase price variance), cost, andperformance metrics of transportation and logistics activities. Manage transportation objectives, plans, and development projects Lead and mentors' others in advance thought and approach to complexlogistics concepts. Communicate complex Logistical concepts to others in the organization May be required to perform other related duties as assigned Audits for cost precision: that negotiated pricing and carrierprioritization is being achieved. Applies Lean/Six Sigma methodologiesWhat You Bring to the Table: Bachelor's degree with total work experience of at least 15 years includinga minimum of 10 years of increasing responsibility in Transportation andLogistics positions OR Bachelor's degree with total work experience of 15years including a minimum of 10 years of integrated supply chain experience(with 7 years of transportation and logistics positions or responsibility) Demonstrates expert knowledge of logistics principles and transportationprocedures (Expert) Excellent contract negotiation skills (expert) Advanced knowledge and application of transportation modes and proceduralpractices (Solid) Advanced and detailed knowledge in analysis of Logistics and Transportationcosts and related financial activities (Solid) Ability to produce, analyze, and interpret complex metrics and modelingassociated with financial, cost, and performance metrics of transportationand logistics activities (Solid) Ability to apply advanced experience and knowledge in the development offorward strategic initiatives and cost containment activities (Solid) Lean/Six Sigma certification/experience preferred Proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook (Solid) Working knowledge of SAP or ERP systems (Solid) Solid interpersonal, verbal, and written communication skills Strong leadership skills (Solid) Ability to work independently and in a team environment (Solid) Ability to interface with all levels of the organization, both internallyand externally Moderate travel required (20% per year) Work environment is typical of an office setting Experience negotiating in the open deck industry is highly preferred. Incumbent must be physically able to perform essential job functions.Reasonable accommodat