Location: San Bernardino
Posted on: May 13, 2019
Posting Title Manager Transportation Requisition Number 190748
Location San Bernardino, California Zip Code 92408 Job Category
Distribution and Warehouse
Manager TransportationThe Transportation Manager serves as a
liaison between Mattel and 3PL vendors and carriers; and provides
direction and support to Mattel s U.S. Distribution Center Network.
This role is responsible for ensuring policies and procedures are
executed consistently across the network.
* Develop strategies to ensure that transportation goals are
* Ensures consistency in execution of policies, processes and
practices through the network
* Implements and updates transportation policies, processes, and
practices as needed across the network
* Provides support and guidance to distribution center
* Manages 3PL and carrier relationships
* Lead contract negotiations with 3PL and carriers
* Holds 3PL and carriers accountable to meet contractual
* Verifies 3PLs transportation processes are executed to Mattel
* Manages and resolves transportation related issues and
escalations in conjunction with distribution centers and 3PL
* Able to work with teams remotely
* Serve as the point of contact for corporate inquiries, customers,
* Other projects or tasks as assigned by your manager
* Manages inventory teams directly and indirectly at multiple
facilities in accordance with the organization's policies,
practices and applicable law.
* Other supervisory responsibilities include but are not limited
to: interviewing, hiring, and training employees; planning,
assigning, and directing work; appraising performance; rewarding
and disciplining employees; addressing complaints and resolving
* Ability to travel up to 25% of the time.
* Able to collaborate with staff at all levels and locations,
customers, and vendors.
* Skilled at creating and maintaining functional and
* Strong writing skills. Able to write reports and
* Strong reading skills. Able to read and interpret documents such
as shipping documents, bills of lading, reports, safety rules/
procedures, operating and maintenance instructions.
* Strong oral communication skills. Able to speak effectively
before groups of employees, management customers, executives and
other corporate partners.
* Strong analytical and reasoning skills. Abe to analyses and
interpret reports, graphs, and other data.
* Strong mathematic skills- ability to calculate figures such as
percentages, volume, cost, time.
* Able to develop and maintain positive relationships with
* Experience working in a warehouse or logistics environment
Five or more year of experience in a transportation leadership
Bachelor s degree
Equivalent combination of education and experience
While performing the duties of this job, the individual is
constantly exposed to:
Moving mechanical parts
Outdoor weather conditions
While performing the duties of this job, the individual is exposed
Fumes or airborne particles
Loud work area
Hot and cold environmental conditions
Mattel is a leading global children's entertainment company that
specializes in design and production of quality toys and consumer
products. We create innovative products and experiences that
inspire, entertain and develop children through play. We engage
consumers through our portfolio of iconic franchises, including
Barbie , Hot Wheels , American Girl , Fisher-Price , Thomas &
Friends and MEGA , as well as other popular brands that we own or
license in partnership with global entertainment companies. Our
offerings include film and television content, gaming, music and
live events. We operate in 40 locations and sell products in more
than 150 countries in collaboration with the world's leading retail
and technology companies. Since its founding in 1945, Mattel is
proud to be a trusted partner in exploring the wonder of childhood
and empowering kids to reach their full potential.
Visit us at https://jobs.mattel.com/ and
Mattel is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer
minorities/female/veterans/individuals with disabilities/sexual
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