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Logistics Control Tower Project & Big Data Lead

Company: Lucid Motors
Location: Newark
Posted on: June 20, 2022

Job Description:

Leading the future in luxury electric and mobilityAt Lucid, we set out to introduce the most captivating, luxury electric vehicles that elevate the human experience and transcend the perceived limitations of space, performance, and intelligence. Vehicles that are intuitive, liberating, and designed for the future of mobility.We plan to lead in this new era of luxury electric by returning to the fundamentals of great design - where every decision we make is in service of the individual and environment. Because when you are no longer bound by convention, you are free to define your own experience.Come work alongside some of the most accomplished minds in the industry. Beyond providing competitive salaries, we're providing a community for innovators who want to make an immediate and significant impact. If you are driven to create a better, more sustainable future, then this is the right place for you.
We are currently seeking a Logistics Control Tower Project & Big Data Lead to oversee the Lucid Inbound Control Tower operations team, control room data and information, and new logistics projects. The successful candidate will have spent two (2) or more years in logistics or freight forwarding functions working with carriers and 3rd Party Logistics (3PL) partners. Our ideal candidate is detail-oriented and possess great problem solving and communication skills. You will play an important role for Inbound Logistics Department responsible for shipment visibility, data and cross functional communication and collaboration with internal customers, 3PL and transportation providers.You Will:

  • Lead to Control Tower Team: Coordinates and plans day-to-day work of Program Leads and Specialists in Control Tower
  • Oversight of transactional operations area in Control Tower to include delivery arrangement, planning and follow-up of shipments.
  • Internal Customer Relationship: Lead the Key Client relationships and act as a leading advocate for the customers internally; actively build strong relationships with Material Follow Up (MFU), Production Planners, and Engineering to gain an understanding of their business, service needs, drivers and desires.
  • Process Execution: Lead smooth execution of the end-to-end shipment by working closely with the Inbound Logistics execution teams, 3PL, Lead Logistics Provider (LLP) program managers and commercial owners.
  • Standard Adherence: Lead adherence to process in line with the agreed execution Standards and customer specific IOP's and monitor respective KPI's. Ensure all compliance matters are followed.
  • Project Management: Represent Inbound Logistics on developing company projects.
  • Big Data Analytics: Coordinate analytics and data mining for all shipments. Create and deliver milestone, performance monitoring and dashboard creation for the Inbound Logistics team.
  • Update and Monitor the Control tower monitors for up to date and accurate information and dashboards.
  • Verify proper handling of documents according to compliance regulations and internal procedures, IOP'S, SOP'S.
  • Escalation point for Control Tower Specialists to follows-up on challenging shipment matters during lifetime of shipment transport; identifies solutions and ensures resolution of incidents.
  • Ensure all shifts and weekends are covered with control tower visibility of all logistics movements.You Bring:
    • Bachelor's Degree in a related business area
    • Minimum of 2-4 years of experience in transportation, logistics, or freight forwarding.
    • Proficient in Microsoft Office, including Outlook, Word, and Excel
    • Ability to manage multiple tasks and prioritize time sensitive situations in a fast-paced environment.
    • Strong attention to detail, problem solving and escalation skills.
    • Composure under pressure and ability to multitask and manage multiple deadlines
    • Coaching skills - able to train, coach, and develop Air Specialists
    • Perseverant & Action Oriented
    • Strong oral and written communication skills.
    • Background knowledge and understanding of freight management and carrier relations.
    • Ability to utilize computerized systems (SAP, Microsoft Office)
    • Tableau proficiency a plus.
    • SAP experience is a plus.
    • Solid process improvement and problem-solving skills.At Lucid, we don't just welcome diversity - we celebrate it! Lucid Motors is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace. We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, national or ethnic origin, age, religion, disability, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity and expression, marital status, and any other characteristic protected under applicable State or Federal laws and regulations.
      Notice regarding COVID-19 vaccination requirement as a condition of gainful employment within the United StatesAt Lucid, we prioritize the health and wellbeing of our employees, families, and friends above all else. In response to the novel Coronavirus, and the increased transmissibility with recent variants, all new Lucid employees, whose job will be based in the United States, must provide original documentation confirming status as having received the prescribed inoculation (doses) based on the manufacturer's guidelines on their first day of employment.Individuals seeking a medical and/or religious exemption from this requirement may be granted such an accommodation after submitting a formal request to and the subsequent review and approval thereof by our dedicated Covid-19 Response team.To all recruitment agencies: Lucid Motors does not accept agency resumes. Please do not forward resumes to our careers alias or other Lucid Motors employees. Lucid Motors is not responsible for any fees related to unsolicited resumes.

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