Job title: Transportation Engineering Sr. Manager, Asia
Job type: Permanent
Emp type: Full-time
Industry: Logistics Distribution and Supply Chain
Expertise: Engineering Supply Chain Management
Salary type: Annual
Salary: SGD $150,000.00
Location: Singapore
Job published: 2021-05-24
Job ID: 32114
Contact name: Rushit Shah
Contact email: [email protected]

Job Description

PRIMARY DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES

 Transportation Design & Engineering

  •  Analyze and document processes, workflows, position responsibilities and system flows in conjunction with physical supply chain, identify tactical recommendations
  • Review existing operations designs including origin/destinations, cross dock and servicing areas and perform transport re-design as needed taking into consideration of net impact. Review appropriate equipment and methodologies
  • Conduct research into the latest industry developments and best practices, relating to road and rail Transportation, Transport fleet and equipment, SCM models, etc
  • Develop complete, professional routing/scheduling designs including capacity and with constraint considerations to meet and solve client requirements.
  • Identify potential improvement opportunities and setting the process and service level standards for the operations for ramp-up/ramp down scenario.
  • Analyze contractual commitments, specifications, performance and other data to plan and develop logistics activities by using knowledge of Transportation engineering, ergonomics,  safety, fatigue management, supply chain of responsibility, business practices & requirements
  • Conduct financial impact (cost benefit) analysis for proposed initiatives, quantify savings projection and together with intangible benefit.
  • Assess the impact of changes and project against commercial offers to assess areas of further substantiation or profit improvement.

 Transport Operations & Delivery Support

  •  Provide guidance and leadership in the implementation of transport solutions, including hands-on, in-country operations deployment,
  • Support in-country road and multimodal domestic transportation teams in  project management, deployment and liaising with solution providers, fleet operators and/or drivers
  • Develop guidelines, procedures and methodologies in relation to transport network improvements in service, cost and quality   
  • Advise, and help to justify investment plans
  • Analysis for domestic transportation in terms of transit hubs, fleet assets or infrastructure, resources and technology in association with supporting the continued sustained growth and development of the transport business.
  • Provide input and advice in relation to operational management and processes to ensure an effective, robust service and continuously improve to achieve efficiency objectives.

 Transport Product Development 

  • In conjunction with operations, business development, innovation and relevant stakeholders provide leadership in the expansion of services into new territories and/or into new service domains.
  • Be a subject matter expert for transportation in terms of operations design, transport management system operational requirements and transportation equipment.
  • Enable Supplier (Transport Vendor) development in key markets

 

Best Practices

  •  Maintain insight into existing clients, their product profiles and our client services scope
  • Support developing clear and worthwhile client references and case studies.
  • Support the application of best practices through the process of reference case development and share gaps/process inefficiencies that lead to projects/initiatives which aim to improve performance.

 

Standard Engagement Methodology & Training 

  • Apply and adhere to Toll’s Customer workflow
  • Contribute in the development and rollout of the Training programs
  • Interact with institutions/universities in case of collaboration projects, internships and research interests.

 

KEY PERFORMANCE MEASURES

  • Conversion Rate
  • Retention Rate
  • New Product/New Revenue
  • Service level/response rate
  • Cost Reduction/improvement
  • Innovations/year