Manager of Supply Chain - Warehouse Solutions
Atlanta, GA 
Posted 24 days ago
Job Description
Manager of Supply Chain - Warehouse Solutions
Job Locations US-GA-Atlanta
Location : Name Atlanta Corporate Office
ID 2024-29997 Functional Group Operations Work Days Friday, Monday, Thursday, Tuesday, Wednesday Shift Start Hours 8:00 AM Shift End Hours 5:00 PM
About Us

Americold is a global provider of temperature-controlled infrastructure. We partner with farmers and food producers to ensure their perishable and frozen product reaches foods suppliers, restaurants, and your local grocery store without spoilage. Our customers, which include some of the most respected brands in the food industry, rely on our expertise and commitment to safety in order to deliver on their commitments.

What You'll Do
    Overall accountability for designing supply chain solution proposals to support revenue growth. Work with a cross-functional team to create compelling proposals for solutions that add value to the customers' supply chains and meet Americold's financial guidelines. Utilize supply chain knowledge and analytical skills to conduct comprehensive supply chain analyses of customer's businesses and company's operations
  • Supply Chain Design: Serve as business matter expert for all of the design phase service offerings Americold provides for both SCS team members and other cross-functional teams.
  • Network Optimization: Model, analyze and compare various supply chain scenarios using supply chain optimization tools (Llamasoft, i2 Strategist). Work directly with strategic customers in analyzing their current network, identifying opportunities/needs and determine optimal site locations/inventory levels for facilities, facility spend, ideal transportation lanes and shipping strategies, and drive total logistics cost out of their supply chain.
  • Transportation Optimization: Leader of team that is responsible for the pricing, tool development, detailed design and commercial strategy for Americold transportation program ($20mm). Service offerings include but are not limited to National Cross-Dock, Regional and Truckload Consolidation programs and MVC Pricing.
  • Internal Initiatives/Continuous Improvement: Develop business cases for internal initiatives/design activities using financial modeling techniques and network optimization to support client proposals and internal initiatives. Lead corrective action where appropriate.
  • Ability to travel 10-15% on average, peaks to 20-25%
What Experience You Need
  • Bachelor's degree in Supply Chain Management, Logistics, or related discipline
  • Manage and develop a team of 1-2 Sr. Analysts and/or Analysts
  • 7-12 years of professional work experience in a related field
  • 5+ years in related role such as Design, Warehouse or Solutions Engineering
  • 3+ years in logistics solution design in a 3PL environment and/or Supply Chain Consulting

    Americold is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer

What Could Set You Apart
  • Master of Business Admin, Supply Chain / Logistics or Engineering preferred
  • Experience in Supply Chain Optimization/Strategy preferred (JDA Strategist, Llamasoft SupplyChainGuru)
What We Offer

Our associates know the answer to the question What's in it for me? We offer best-in-class benefit programs and continuously work with our associates to ensure that our offerings meet the needs of their health and financial well-being. When you join Americold you join a values-oriented company with a clear mission. We help our customers feed the world.

Americold is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.


Equal Opportunity Employer of Minorities, Females, Protected Veterans, and Individuals with Disabilities, and Drug Free Workforce


Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Required Education
Bachelor's Degree
Required Experience
7 to 12 years
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