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Inbound Transportation Supervisor

Plano, Texas

United States - English

Job Description

Auto req ID: 150136BR

Job Description

The primary objective of the position is to lead and manage the Transportation component of order fulfillment for inbound PepsiCo loads and external customer loads managed by PLCI.

  • Award loads to Common Carriers Daily for Ad Hoc load opportunities
  • Ensure route guide compliance, inclusive of intermodal and LTL loads
  • Manage expedited loads and costs
  • Ensure completion of order entry, tendering and tender acceptance
  • Directly responsible for on-time delivery performance
  • Ensure service by monitoring pickup and delivery performance
  • Develop effective relationships with internal customers and suppliers
  • Mediate issues between Common Carriers, Suppliers, and receiving plants, IBs, or co-packers
  • Communicate issues, recovery or resolution steps, and ETA to plants
  • Successfully on-board new suppliers, new lanes, and new plants associated to conversions and/or sourcing changes
  • Ability to write reports, business correspondence, procedure manuals, and outside correspondence
  • Manage a team, inclusive of PDR development and reviews, career discussions, and Org Heath action plan development and execution
  • Participate on weekly Global Procurement sourcing calls to align on best sourcing strategy to minimize costs and deliver superior service


  • Bachelor’s degree in related field or equivalent experience and 3-5 years of experience in operations and logistics
  • Demonstrated people and leadership skills with a record of achieving positive business results
  • Ability to give/receive constructive feedback
  • Effective communication, coaching, facilitation, presentation and team building skills
  • Excellent computer skills using Word, Excel, Outlook and PowerPoint. TMS/JDA knowledge and experience is a plus
  • Ability to work in a fast paced, high intensity environment
  • Proven success in problem resolutions
  • Customer service focus

Relocation Eligible: Not Applicable
Job Type: Regular

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