General Mills, Inc.
Minneapolis, MN, United States
Logistics, Manager, Operations, Project Management
This position will provide logistics leadership to the Meals & Baking Operating Unit (OU) Team by helping deliver service, execute flawless product lifecycle activities and manage inventory and waste by leading a team of supply planners and brand planners on a variety of platforms.
Lead the logistics organization to enable the Operating Unit to meet its strategic mission, casefill targets, innovation/renovation plans and COGS deliverables:
Develop finished product inventory strategies, drive ZLC waste reduction and manage team execution
Lead the Supply Review pillar within the PEAK framework and participate in S&OP
Oversee Product Life Cycle processes and strategies, including new product introductions, promotions, reformulations, pallet re-configurations and discontinuances. Provide logistics assessments prior to Gate 1 approval
Responsible for employee development: supply planners, brand planners and logistics planners
Accountable for driving physical flow strategy with Minneapolis/Mumbai physical flow partners (TDMS, Replenishment, Deployment and Warehousing)
Collaborates with peer OBMs and SC partners to deliver HMM/HVC targets, including plant log. managers
Ensure use of standard process to deliver optimal cost, agility and service to the OU including supply, demand, brand information flow as well as physical flow
Oversee capacity modeling, FIPD preparation, Spring Plan and age management; determine and influence strategies
Accountable to ensure APO maintenance is completed timely, accurately (rates and calendars) with partnership with the System Governance team
5 years of related experience (operations, logistics operations, planning, etc.)
Strong leadership skills, including the ability to drive change
Ability to influence across functions and business strategies
Excellent communication skills
Project management experience
Commitment to results/execution
General Mills, Inc.
Website : http://www.generalmills.com