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Sr Manager Logistics Engineering (Innovation)

Date: Mar 14, 2019

Location: McDonough, GA, US, 30253

Company: Luxottica Group

Requisition ID: 94157 
Position:Full-Time

 

Luxottica is a global leader in the design, manufacture and distribution of fashion, luxury and sports eyewear. Our wholesale network covers more than 150 countries and our retail presence consists of over 7,200 retail stores across the globe.

In North America, our wholesale business is the home to global brands; Ray-ban, Oakley and many of the top fashion house brands. Our leading retail brands include; Lenscrafters, Sunglass Hut, Pearle Vision, Target Optical and Sears Optical. We are also home to EyeMed, the fastest growing vision care company in the United States.

To support our global business, Luxottica operates multiple manufacturing and logistics facilities across North America to support our retail stores and wholesale customers.

 

GENERAL FUNCTION 

The Sr. Manager – Logistics (Innovation) is responsible for leading continuous improvement projects that guarantee excellence in distribution operations, making Luxottica operations a benchmark in NA and globally with a focus on improving speed to market while optimizing costs. This role collaborates with cross functional teams (inclusive of Distribution Operations, Finance, Customer Service Logistics, Distribution & Capacity Planning, Systems and Corporate) supporting Retail, and Wholesale and E-commerce.

The Sr. Manager – Logistics (Innovation) will coordinate projects in Luxottica’s North America distribution network. The Sr. Manager is part of the Automation & Innovation team responsible for automation, innovation, continuous improvement and business integration guarantying service, effectiveness and efficiencies. 

 

MAJOR DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Manages the innovation from ideation to implementation; identifies innovation, develops business case, gains operational buy in and leads the implementation to improve process flows and service
  • Evaluates and identifies industry innovation advancements to improve customer/user satisfaction and reduce operating expenses
  • Drives Logistics innovation focusing on Automation and World Class Logistics Excellence
  • Manages projects/budgets and ROI for each projects, leading presentations to key stakeholders to keep them informed of status of initiatives and projects, performance against planned objectives, and future strategic directions with associated impact on expenses
  • Manages cross functional team of operations, systems, IT and facilites to deliver projects
  • Responsible for layout and process flow design to improve service and costs
  • Project Manager for all installations and process improvement activities
  • Develops and deploys Work Measuremnet (Time & Methods) for all logistics activities
  • Manages Capex approval process for North America Logistics

 

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS

  • Bachelor's Degree in Logistics, Supply Chain, Engineering or industry equivalent
  • 8+ years Logistics and Supply Chain experience
  • 5+ years in Project Management·
  • Visionary/Strategic minded
  • Ability to challenge status quo and strive for continuous improvement
  • Demonstrated ability to lead and manage complex organization with different Pillars
  • Strives in a fast pace environment
  • Experience in design, optimization, reengineering processes
  • Projects/Program Management experience
  • Able to work in environment with international objectives and matrix relationships in a multinational environment
  • Proficiency in MS Office, MS Project or equivalent & AutoCad

 

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS 

  • Master’s Degree in Business, Logistics or Engineering
  • Six Sigma master black Belt
  • PMP certification
  • E-Com and Omni Channel experience
  • Experience with SAP

 

 

Upon request and consistent with applicable laws, Luxottica will provide reasonable accommodations to individuals with disabilities who need assistance in the application and hiring process. To request a reasonable accommodation, please contact Talent Luxottica at  877-589-8253 (513-765-2256 outside of US) or email TalentLuxottica@luxotticaretail.com

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, gender, national origin, religion, age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, citizenship, veteran or military status, marital status, pregnancy (including unlawful discrimination on the basis of a legally protected pregnancy or maternity leave), genetic information or any other characteristics protected by law.

 

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