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Sr. Manager Transportation - 3PL & Intermodal


Milwaukee, WI, US

Requisition ID: 10501 

A Career in Beer:   
Our purpose at MillerCoors, a Molson Coors Company, is to delight the world’s beer drinkers.   We are the world’s family brewer, brewing and selling our beer for over 350 years around the world.  


We are Talent Brewers - we believe in our brands and our people, we believe that a truly inspiring and diverse place to work is a must.  We want you to join our team of passionate self-starters who believe the world is full of untapped opportunities. So if you get fired up about making a real difference as part of a winning team like we do then we want to hear from you.


The Headlines:
In the role of Sr. Manager, Transportation – 3PL & Intermodal working in Milwaukee, WI, you will lead the “make or buy” strategy for 3PL outsourcing of functions, define business cases, and own migration process.  You will determine near and long term logistics solutions to support full network optimization efforts across the North American footprint.   
This position reports to the Sr. Director, Freight Management and Transport, and collaborates closely with Sales and Supply Chain, as well as 3PL providers, carriers, and distributors.


The Responsibilities: 
•    Owns the set-up, deployment, execution and transition strategies for the use 3PL providers that support cross-dock, warehousing, consolidation, and ad hoc requirements to meet MCBC NA logistical and distribution footprint.
•    Partners with providers to maximize customer service and is responsible for total Distribution cost with an emphasis on reduction targets.
•    Ensure that the company remains competitive in the marketplace and continually delivers efficiency in transportation and logistics striving to reduce cost per barrel while delivering outstanding service.
•    Leads top to top supplier relationship with all major truck, rail, and third party warehousing and logistics partners for the purpose of developing integrated long term logistics strategy to include transportation, warehousing, and suppliers (kegs and pallets).


The Other Qualifications: 
•    12+ years of experience in Supply Chain, preferably in the CPG industry
•    You will have a Bachelor’s Degree in Supply Chain, Operations, or related discipline 
•    Track record of identifying, creating and implementing innovative business partnerships 
•    Expert knowledge and full understanding of key economic drivers in truck, rail and third party suppliers this includes, fuel, base rates, service bundles and pertinent legal and government requirements.  Complete understanding of the interdependencies within the integrated supply chain.
•    You love a challenge. You complete complex projects quickly and adeptly with your understanding of the business priorities.  You act with appropriate urgency to various market events and trends that require a quick turnaround in plans and strategy  
•    You are confident and competent. You are diplomatic, professional and exercise great judgment in developing and maintaining excellent business relationships within the business 
•    You are a motivated leader that can inspire others; you respect your commitments and are able to obtain optimal results from your team through respect and development 


Work Perks that You Need to Know About:  
•    As the world’s family brewer we have the scale to make big things happen and still get to know  colleagues on a first name basis across the globe 
•    We play our part to make a difference – from charitable donations to hitting the streets together to build parks – giving back to the community is part of our culture and who we are
•    You can become a Certified Beer Enthusiast through in-house training that includes everything from brewing techniques to beer tasting and food pairings  
•    Access to cool brand clothing and swag, top events, beer allotment, an Employee Assistance Program and discount plans 
•    Participation in our Total Rewards program with a competitive base salary, incentive plans, parental leave, health, dental, vision and other benefits
•    Work within a fast paced and innovative company, meeting passionate colleagues and partners with diverse backgrounds and experiences 

At Molson Coors we seek diversity. Differing perspectives lead to challenging the expected, which keeps new ideas bubbling up. We’re an equal opportunity employer and invite applications from candidates from all backgrounds, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, gender identity, age, disability, veteran status or any other characteristic. We take pride in celebrating our unique brew.

Nearest Major Market: Milwaukee