Factory Transportation Leader

  • Location
    Shelton, Connecticut
  • Job type
  • Category
    Transportation - Transportation

Adecco is assisting a local premier client in a search for Factory Transportation Team leader in Shelton CT

POSITION: Logistics & Supply Chain Mgr (Transportation Team Leader)
HOURS: Monday to Friday 8:00 am to 4:45 pm
DURATION: 6 months W2 contract
PAY RATE: $37.00 per hour


The Factory Transportation Planner is responsible for coordinating physical distribution needs for inbound/outbound orders for specific client sites (sites identified for management by this role may be a combination of the following: Higher shipment volume, Low seasonality, High complexity.)

This individual will monitor and execute the tendering strategy, order consolidation, exception management, and transportation capacity planning.

In this role you are primary Transportation point of contact for Procurement, Manufacturing and Material Planning within a specific category.

This role is also responsible for the analysis and improvement of on-time shipments and transportation OTIF loss to the organization.

The role will also have project management responsibility including but not limited to; OTM capability development, transportation process design, ZBB (zero based budget) funnel management, sourcing strategy input and cross functional continuous improvement.


Execute the transportation planning process for all orders inbound and outbound to a factory (Order tendering, International material orders, Order consolidation, Capacity Planning, Truckload Utilization, Exception Management, etc.)

Interact and build positive relationships with internal departments and external partners (i.e., Procurement, SC Planning, Warehousing, Manufacturing plants, Co-Packers, SC Capabilities, Logistics Procurement, Logistics Operations, 3PM Logistics) to achieve business and customer service goals.

Monitor, identify gaps and collaboratively plan carrier equipment needs with plants, co-packers (Capacity planning, Trailer pools, etc.). You will collaboratively work with internal and external customers to measure performance and improve the KPIs on many reports and processes.

Continuously resolve SAP Workflow IDOC errors, incl. ROI/TMS business workplace errors. You will utilize your highly analytical skills using MS-Excel, SAP and MS-Access.

Requirements to Succeed:

Bachelor’s degree and relevant experience
3+ years’ work experience with a clear competence in Logistics and Supply Chain.
Strong understanding of order to cash process, deployment, warehousing and transportation.
Must have in depth working knowledge with numerous systems including: SAP, OTM, Excel, LBC, CASSPORT, Tableau and Access

**Must be eligible to work for any employer in the U.S. without sponsorship / no corp to corp or 3rd party contracting arrangement / Adecco W2 only and not require relocation assistance.

***Successful completion of a full background check, drug screen, employment verification, educational verification and reference checks required upon offer.

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IMPORTANT: This position is being recruited for by Adecco’s National Recruitment Center, not your local Adecco Branch Office. To be considered for this position, you must use the “apply now” button to submit your resume. If you have questions about the position, you may contact the recruiter recruiting for this position listed above. For other opportunities available at Adecco go to www.adeccousa.com.

If you have any questions surrounding the application process, please feel free to reach out to: patricia.landay@adeccona.com and send an updated resume/CV or call 631-844-2898.

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