Director Of Global Transportation
Company: Chemical Guys
Posted on: January 16, 2022
Director Global Transportation
Chemical Guys is more than a brand, it's a lifestyle with a
worldwide following. Driven by adventure, a passion for shine, and
a love for the road ahead, we welcome any and all who share this
passion to become part of our family.
When we started, we decided to wipe the slate clean and start off
fresh with the simple idea to make the best quality chemicals
manufactured right here in California to the highest quality
standard. Over the years, we have grown into so much more: a huge
library of detailing knowledge, a benchmark in the industry, group
of friends with one common passion.
Today, Chemical Guys has become a true omnichannel leader in
automotive appearance industry with a massive social media
following and product distribution around the World. But we know
this is still just the beginning as we want to win in the long run,
drive innovation, and refine the industry while having fun and
smiling along with you. So, grab a wash mitt, some soap, put a
smile on your face, and don't look back--- it's going to be an
SUMMARY: Chemical Guys is seeking a talented Director Global
Transportation that will be responsible for building out a team to
manage all inbound and outbound transportation, import clearance,
freight bill review, duty drawback and US Customs compliance
programs. -You will support an omni-channel business with customer
verticals including the DTC, owned retail stores, specialty retail
accounts and international distributor verticals.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Develop transportation strategies to meet the needs of our
omni-channel business utilizing truckload, LTL, small package,
intermodal and internal air and ocean services.
Negotiate all carrier and forwarder contracts establishing
competitive rates, service, and terms & conditions while driving
down overall transportation spend.
Responsible for the transportation P&L and the financial
performance of our global transportation and import network.
Responsible for daily operational execution of the transportation
network including: on-time pick-up and delivery, carrier capacity
management, loss and damage claims and KPI metrics.
Track carrier performance on key KPI's and conduct quarterly
business reviews with a goal of continuous improvement.
Manage carrier payables, claims, invoice approval and aging to
minimize service interruptions.
Develop innovative transportation optimization programs to improve
customer service and reduce cost (i.e., order consolidations,
multi-stop truckload, parcel zone skipping, etc.).
Direct and manage all U.S. imports and exports, HTS
classifications, duty drawbacks and our company compliance
Formalize the internal structure and practice of document retention
related to maintaining U.S. Customs compliance and the ISA
(Importer Self-Assessment) program
Manage compliance with preferential trade and security programs
such as C-TPAT, USMCA, and similar trade agreements.
EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE:
Bachelor's Degree in a relevant field or equivalent professional
7-10 years of experience with operational management and
procurement of truckload, LTL, parcel and ocean shipping
An orientation to build organizational capability through process,
training and coaching of talent
Highly organized, efficient, and self-motivated
A strong attention to detail and the ability to handle multiple
Ability to build effective cross functional relationships at both
the individual and team levels
High learning aptitude and adaptability with systems and regulatory
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