United States, Stamford, 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.


  • Accountable for continuous improvement of processes across the Transportation and Warehousing teams.
  • Builds capability across the Henkel NA Region supporting both CPG Retail divisions of Beauty and Laundry/Home Care.
  • Lead the development and execution of the NA Region savings pipeline for Logistics (Transportation, Warehousing and Customer Logistics) both within Logistics as well as across the broader supply chain organization, including Planning, Manufacturing, Customer Operations, Master Data, IT and Engineering.
  • Host the monthly Logistics Savings forum including coaching, training, and guiding the broader team in lean methodology and tools.
  • Design and implement logistics process improvements that delivery strides in key logistics metrics like Delivery/OTIF, Savings and Safety.
  • Collaboration with all logistics areas (warehousing as well as transportation) and interaction with external parties (LSPs/3PLs and Carriers)
  • Manage the engineered standards for distribution across many warehouses and 3PLs
  • Conduct training and host workshops to drive capabilities to the next level of performance


  • 5 years minimum experience, with preference given to transportation and logistics experience, particularly in the FMCG /retail CPG industry or at an OEM/3PL Distribution company
  • Bachelor’s degree in Industrial Engineering or a relevant engineering discipline, Black or Yellow Belt preferred
  • Sound understanding of SAP, data mining, and the ability to deliver insights from large quantities of data
  • Fundamental skills in MS Word, MS Excel, Power Point, Visio, and Tableau/Power BI reporting are preferred

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