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Logistics Excellence Assistant Manager - South East Asia & Australia

Job ID:
Supply Chain
Tangerang, Banten
Date posted:

Business Context and Main Purpose of the Job: 

Support development and execution of the logistics excellence program across South East Asia & Australia. Responsible for warehouse transformation & design, technology development and network optimization.

Main Accountabilities

  • Develop & drive the warehouse capability & automation roadmap for the cluster, including developing new technologies, identifying suppliers to partner with, and landing solutions with the market & 3PL teams
  • Support warehouse design & process flows for new DCs and to support new business requirements
  • Develop transport technologies including fleet redesigns and fuel economy (EV truck) pilots
  • Ensure safety & security logistics compliance for the cluster, developing actions to close gaps
  • Manage capital projects – controlling budget, generating capital plans to support growth & cost agenda, monitoring spend & delivery timelines
  • Run warehouse benchmarking program for the cluster and identify & monitor continuous improvement projects

Key Interfaces: 

  • In-country Logistics Operations teams
  • Logistics Procurement
  • Cluster Engineering
  • Global Logistics teams
  • Supply Chain Finance
  • ETS/ IT
  • 3rd Party Logistics
  • Logistics Solutions providers

Relevant experience required:


  • Masters / Degree in Engineering / Logistics / Supply Chain Management or equivalent with at least 2 years experience in warehousing or transportation operations preferred
  • Experience in general engineering and/or warehouse design
  • Fully proficient in WH design and optimization process from feasibility to execution across the life cycle of DC projects. Should have full understanding of right tools, techniques and processes to design warehouses for future fit
  • Understanding of new trends in warehousing related to MHEs, WMSs, WH Technologies is compulsory
  • Knowledge in Autocad and simulation tools (Flexim, Class, etc)

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