United States, Stamford, CT, Laundry & Home Care

Senior Manager, Logistics Excellence


At Henkel, you can make a difference and craft your career. That’s why you own your projects and take full responsibility from an early stage. Our unique brands in markets around the world open up countless opportunities to follow your convictions and explore new paths. If you have an entrepreneurial mindset that allows you to always think out of the box - take the chance and shape the digital future together with us.

Job Summary:Accountable for managing the process of logistics related systems including SAP, WMS and OTM.Ensures continuous improvement of related processes through analysis and evaluation of process improvements.Project lead for any logistics IT system or tool change or adaptation.


  • Lead process improvement initiatives across Logistics, especially Footprint and Process Improvement initiatives

  • Manage, monitor and provide first level of support for issues from logistics systems or process

  • Spearheading the process of moving a change from development to production. Test and deploy customizations, interfaces or enhancements supporting Sales and Distribution.Prepare and maintain change control and validation documentation.

  • Actively participate in - and sometimes lead - the development of processes to capture data and extract data in usable formats.

  • Aid in developing processes for high accuracy, timely information reporting. Ad hoc and standard report creation

  • Management, monitoring and first level support in case of issues from logistics system/process perspective

  • Design, implementation and improvement of logistics reporting tools

  • Collaboration with all logistics areas (warehousing as well as transportation) and interaction with external parties (3PLs and Carriers)


  • 5-10 years’ experience, with preference given to transportation and logistics experience. A Bachelor degree in Engineering, Business Information Systems, Supply Chain, or a relevant business discipline, preferably combined with 1 to 3 years’ experience as a SAP Business Analyst, or as a subject matter expert in core Logistics systems.

  • Demonstrated project management and proven leadership skills are required. Strong analytical and communication skills, and the ability to translate business processes or concepts into technical requirements are essential.

  • Good understanding of computer systems concepts, and modules of SAP; and familiarity with configuration and customization standards are required.User experience with SAP and other IT logistics systems required. Fundamental skills in MS Word, MS Excel, Power Point, Visio, and Tableau/Power BI reporting are preferred.

  • Demonstrated ability to work independently on concurrent projects, and in supporting problem tickets by working with end users, subject matter experts, and Business Analyst Manager to gather requirements, present solutions and participate in the selection of the best solutions.

Henkel is an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, veteran status, and other legally protected characteristics.

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JOB ID: 20004658
Contract & Job type: Full Time, Regular
Contact information for application-related questions: 1-866-836-7067


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