Amazon Logistik GmbH

Transport Manager (m/w/d)

Posted On: 2021-04-19 (valid until 2021-03-30) Location(s): West Mystic, CT, 06388


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About the job

One of the main responsibilities in this role is to standardize and improve processes; while analyzing and eliminating root cause of defects within the current systems.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
Manage and develop a team of 4-8 employees to carry out daily tasks to ensure exceptional transportation services.
Strategic planning and forecasting, appraise performance, resolve problems, and address staffing needs.
Responsible for the overall quality, performance and customer service; which provides continual, tactical communication with external customers (Carriers, Vendors/Suppliers) and internal customers (Retail, Finance, Software Support, Fulfillment Centers).
Work within various time constraints to meet critical business needs; while measuring and identifying activities performed.
Share best practices with our Global Transportation Operations teams


A completed Bachelors Degree
MS Office experience required, with intermediate level in: Excel, SQL or Access
Experience querying data and developing performance metrics
Experience managing or supervising teams
Excellent communication skills (German and English, written and verbally)
Ability to handle changing priorities and use good judgment in stressful situations


Knowledge of Lean and Six Sigma methodologies
MBA or Masters Degree in: Engineering, Operations, Logistics or related fields
Experience in manufacturing, transportation, customer service and/or distribution environments
Expertise in Lean and Six Sigma methodologies
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