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Posted: Thursday, March 9, 2017 7:27 AM

Job Description:/h3:
I am representing, a leader in the third:party logistics industry offering a diverse service portfolio that enables commerce for businesses. With a proven track record of innovation and operational excellence, this company takes a consultative approach to optimize logistics processes, implement innovative technology and drive continuous improvement. By leveraging best practices and its world:renowned network, their supply chain delivers leading solutions that provide flexibility, enable scalability and improve cost:effectiveness for customers. Through more than 11,000 employees, 130 operations and 35 million square feet of warehouse space, they manage nearly 150 million packages and processes 358 million returns each year.

We Have....
:A strong brand consistently ranked among the worlds most admired and trusted employers.
:A top notch leadership team with the experience needed to grow and develop your career.
:An open mind for new ideas and creative methods.
:A strong compensation and benefits package, including health, vision, dental, 401k with a strong match and much more
General Summary....
The Solutions Design Manager is responsible for leading all aspects of the analysis of customer requirements, designing and articulating innovative solutions, developing financial models for new solutions, and supporting process improvement initiatives and best practices implementation.
You might be a great fit if....
1. 10+ years experience in Supply Chain Management and Third Party Logistics with experience in managing a Distribution Center or Warehouse Operation in either Forward or Reverse logistics and is aligned to the relevant business unit.
2. 2+ years prior experience in solutions design role.
3. Bachelors degree in a related discipline; Masters Degree or related advanced degree preferred.
4. Project management experiences a plus.
5. An ability to develop creative and innovative solutions to problems.
6. Knowledge of conveyance, automatic sortation equipment, material handling equipment, and product storage systems desirable.
7. High level of competency with MS Office Tools (Word, Excel, Project, Power Point, Visio).
8. Prior experience with WMS systems, JDA or Manhattan Associates WMS systems experience a plus.

This Position Will Be Responsible For.....
1. Manages the solution design project team to produce the completed proposal.
2. Acts as the focal point for liaison with Business Development Executives on all aspects of the solution design and development of the proposal.
3. Provides support to Sales for any required customer engagement activity.
4. Develops designs for operational processes, workflows and supply chain network required to address requirements of large:scale, complex supply chain projects.
5. Ensures applicable cost model is populated based on all relevant design outputs to support the complete and accurate costing of all solutions.
6. Conducts analysis of a potential Customers facilities, operations, supply chain and associated data as part of the new business development process.
7. Ensures that the proposal response is completed to meet all customer requirements which includes the response document, all supporting materials and pricing of the strategic business solution.
8. Leads the development of the Statement of Work and ensures customer requirements, service levels and integration points are clearly understood, considered in overall solution design and communicated to all relevant support functions.
9. Works with Business Development Executives to develop clear and differentiating value propositions for Customer opportunities.
10. Ensure satisfactory transfer of custody and control of new business to the operations team (handoff) upon completion of new business launch : including the creation of the Customer Requirements Profile.
11. Confidently makes presentations to mid:size to large audiences at executive level positio


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