Aprilaire

  • Logistics Manager

    Location
    US-WI-Madison
    Category
    Manufacturing
  • Overview

    Aprilaire leads the industry in delivering innovative solutions that control humidity, air purity, ventilation, and temperature in the indoor environment. Our products have helped millions of homeowners achieve a healthier and more comfortable home for their families for more than five decades. We’re experiencing double-digit annual growth and are looking for exceptional talent to grow with us.

    As the Logistics Manager for Aprilaire, you’re a senior leader accountable for the transformation of our North American network distribution model. You’ll lead logistics for the new Anden product channel, contribute to the design and rollout of our new distribution center in Poynette, Wisconsin, and play a key role in shaping the future of operations for the company.  

    Responsibilities

    • Developing and executing strategies, objectives and priorities in the logistics area that are aligned with the company business strategies.
    • Global management and performance/cost optimization of all corporate logistics, trade compliance and transportation management of outbound and inbound shipments.

    Qualifications

    • Advanced level of experience in Logistics for a global, multi-plant, multi-DC environment. 
    • Detailed working knowledge of logistics system design, customs, regulatory trade requirements, 3PL's, and distribution center operations.
    • Demonstrated ability to drive continuous improvement processes within logistics function.
    • Strong negotiation skills. Proven success in developing and implementing contract negotiations and service agreements.
    • Strong analytical ability, plus working knowledge of ERP systems, MS Excel, Word, and Access.
    • Bachelor's degree in Logistics, Business Administration, Supply Chain Management, Purchasing Operations Management or related field, plus five years relevant, leadership experience.
    • Ambitious, high initiative, and upwardly mobile to a Director of Distribution and Transportation position.

     

     

    A GREAT PLACE TO WORK FOR ALL!  At Aprilaire, we know our employees are our most important resource. That's why we offer comprehensive benefits and unique perks, and why we create a shared purpose in giving back to our communities.

     

    We care about your health by providing...

    • a platinum-rated low deductible health insurance plan
    • dental and vision insurance
    • flexible spending account
    • progressive wellness programming for you and your family (including a company nurse/wellness educator and fitness programs and incentives)
    • sick leave pay

    We care about your wellbeing by providing...

    • vacation and holiday pay
    • dress for the day (casual dress code)
    • free coffee and popcorn
    • employee discounts on Aprilaire products
    • wireless discounts

    We care when you need it most by providing...

    • company-sponsored short and long term disability plans
    • employee assistant program
    • identity theft protection
    • bereavement pay

    We care about your financial wellness by providing...

    • 401(k) with company match and generous profit sharing
    • three types of life insurance coverage
    • college savings plan
    • scholarship awards

    We care about your growth by providing...

    • tuition reimbursement program
    • learning and development opportunities

    We care about our community by...

    • giving back to local charities through fundraising, volunteering, and charitable events
    • sponsoring employees and immediate family members for their participation in charitable events

     

     

     

     

    Corporate Headquarters  

    Aprilaire, a Division of Research Product Corporation

    1015 East Washington Avenue

    P.O. Box 1467

    Madison, WI 53701-1467

     

     

    Applicants have rights under federal and state employment laws:

    Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO)  En Español

    Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA)  En Español

    Wisconsin Family and Medical Leave Act (WFMLA)  En Español

    Employee Polygraph Protection Act (EPPA)  En Español

     

    Aprilaire is an E-Verify company.

     

     

    Pre-employment, post offer drug and background screen are required for all positions.

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