Sr. Logistics Project Manager

Job location:
Roswell, Georgia, USA
Created moment:
January 1, 1970
Job reference:
REQ - 05898

The Company

The world leader in mineral-based specialty solutions for industry, with over 16,000 employees and over 200 sites worldwide, Imerys delivers high value-added, functional solutions to diversified set of industrial sectors, from processing industries to consumer goods. The Group draws on its knowledge of applications, technological expertise and its material science know-how to deliver solutions based on beneficiation of its mineral resources, synthetic minerals and formulations. These contribute essential properties to customers’ products and performance, including refractoriness, hardness, conductivity, opacity, durability, purity, lightness, filtration, absorption and repellency. Imerys is determined to develop responsibly, in particular by fostering the emergence of environmentally-friendly products and processes.

If you want to grow your skills and develop your career, find out more at www.imerys.com

The Position

Sr. Logistics Project Manager

Job Summary

The Company:

Imerys is a world leader in mineral-based specialties, offering high value-added solutions to many different industries, ranging from process manufacturing to consumer goods.

The Position

Sr. Logistics Project Manager

Location:

Roswell, GA - we offer a hybrid schedule with 3 days/week in office and 2 days/week remote.

Job Summary

Imerys has an immediate opportunity for a Sr. Logistics Project Manager to lead project scoping, strategy development, and implementation, manage reporting and tracking of deliverables and associated financials in collaboration with logistics finance controller, and maintain communication and alignment with stakeholders and business area leaders. This is a full-time position to be located in our North American Headquarters located in Roswell, GA.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Project management of logistics initiatives involving truck, rail, and ocean transportation modes.

  • Lead project scoping and working sessions with relevant SMEs and stakeholders.

  • Quantify financial opportunities, set milestone and deliverable timelines.

  • Create action plans, manage progress tracking, and identify task owners. 

  • Prepare comprehensive project plans to assure deliverables are attained within budget, timeline and varied project objectives.

  • Lead multiple project initiatives in parallel timelines. 

  • Collaborate cross-functionally with different areas of the business including manufacturing, purchasing, finance, customer service, and sales. 

  • Ensure efficient project control tools (cost, schedule, risk) are in place and take corrective actions when necessary. Recommend decisions for steering committee.

  • Develop method of change management inclusive of ownership of documentation library, process training and communication plans etc.

    QUALIFICATIONS:

    • Successful US-based candidates must be fully Covid-19 vaccinated before the employment start date unless exempted by applicable law.

    • Minimum 10 years’ experience in logistics and supply chain. 

    • Working knowledge of truck, rail, and ocean freight modes. 

    • Experience developing project plans on basis of business requirements, arrangement of project team, project metrics design, KPI’s and reporting.

    • Minimum BS Degree in Engineering or Logistics (or related field), preferred 

    • Travel ~20% depending on project requirements

    Position Type

    Full time

    and

    Permanent

    Only technical issues will be monitored through the below inbox:

    recruiting.support@ imerys.com

    PLEASE DO NOT SUBMIT RESUMES OR APPLICATIONS TO THIS EMAIL, AS THEY WILL NOT BE REVIEWED. 

    To ensure fairness and legal compliance in our recruitment processes, only applications received through the online application process will be considered. 

    IMERYS is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer and it is our policy to not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, disability, veteran status, or any other status protected by federal, state or local laws.