Sr. Executive - Logistics

Job location:
Kadthal, India
Created moment:
November 26, 2023
Job reference:
REQ - 07700

The Company

The world’s leading supplier of mineral-based specialty solutions for industry with 14,000 employees, operations in more than 40 countries, and €4.3 billion in revenue in 2022.
Imerys delivers high-value-added, functional solutions to a great number of sectors, from processing industries to consumer goods. The Group draws on its understanding of applications, technological knowledge and expertise in material science to deliver solutions by beneficiating its mineral resources, synthetic minerals and formulations. Imerys’ solutions contribute essential properties to customers’ products and their performance, including heat resistance, hardness, conductivity, opacity, durability, purity, lightness, filtration, absorption and water repellency. Imerys is determined to develop responsibly, in particular by fostering the emergence of environmentally-friendly products and processes.
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The Position

Sr. Executive - Logistics

Job Summary


General and Task Management 

  • Strategically plans and manages logistics, transportation and customer services.
  • Directs, optimizes and coordinates full order cycle.
  • Keeps track of quality, quantity, stock levels, lead times, transport costs and efficiency.
  • Meets cost, productivity, accuracy and timely targets.
  • Maintains metrics and analyze data to assess performance and implement improvements.  
  • Selects suppliers and monitors service against performance criteria.
  • Recommends & reviews impact of logistics changes, such as routing, product volumes and report results to others. 
  • Support continuous improvement initiatives, identify inefficiencies, and cost optimization opportunities.
  • Plans, manages and evaluates logistics operations liaising with internal stakeholders, suppliers, logistics providers, transportation companies (domestic transportation).
  • Creates and implements best practice logistics principles, policies and processes across the organization to improve operational and financial performance.
  • Delivers solution to logistics problems while maintaining high levels of quality and service within budgetary requirements. 
  • Ensures the integrity of inventory accuracy and manage stock movements with the help of direct reports.
  • Interpret trends, analyze, and review data. Provide meaningful logistics data to others in the organization to aid customer service and cost improvements. . 

People Management 

  • Communicates and collaborates across the organization to meets agreed objectives and delivers best practice results, added value and continuous improvements.
  • Ensures that all functions under supervision operate in accordance with health, safety and environmental policies and procedures to ensure the safety and well-being of staff and visitors. 

Financial Budget and Control

  • Hold responsibility for departmental budget.


  • Reviews environmental audits for logistics activities to ensure processes are as environmentally friendly as possible.


Education and Experience requirements:

  • A Bachelor/Master degree (Purchase/Logistics/Operations/Supply chain / Any similar stream). 
  • Minimum 3-5yrs experience in the same field.

Knowledge, skills, abilities and other characteristics:

  • Communication & Influential skills.
  • Problem solving skills.
  • Knowing Local language is added advantage
  • Ability to negotiate and sustain networking relationships.
  • Good knowledge in Sales Tax Act/Road Transport Rules/Way bill/Transit bills/MS-Office/ACCPAC.


Position Type

Full time



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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.