Senior Head of Logistics Max

Logistics

Specialist, Traffic

Westford, Massachusetts, United States of America

At PUMA, we are in constant pursuit of faster. That extends beyond our support of the fastest athletes in the world. We also work to be fast in how we adapt to and connect with the constantly changing world around us. Through innovative design, iconic footwear and apparel, and authentic partnerships, we aim to always push what’s next in both sport and culture.

PUMA supports over 14,000 employees across 120+ countries. The PUMA Group owns the brand PUMA, Cobra Golf and stichd, and is headquartered in Herzogenaurach, Germany.

Your Mission

  • Through analysis of transportation service contracts & rates respond to daily freight booking requests from freight forwarders with most effective and efficient shipping & routing instructions
  • Correspond on daily basis with buying agency personnel based in all overseas sourcing origin countries
  • Liaise with other internal departments, including Procurement, Customs, IT, and Finance as needed to ensure accuracy and timeliness of documentation and necessary preparedness to realize timely arrival of supply chain product
  • Compile current and comprehensive transportation & supply chain relevant information’s and issue daily, weekly, monthly and annual visibility reports on all inbound product
  • Validate and approve scheduling, communicate shipping terms and delivery instructions
  • Receive transportation service provider invoices and perform full audit procedures including correction communications prior to approval for Puma North America payment
  • Communicate with internal departments and outside logistics service providers on matters related to reconciliation of potential open Statement of Account matters, required Credits, as well as, issuing Over, Short & Damage (OS&D) Claims
  • Maintain both existing and ongoing newly required ‘General Shipping Instructions (GSI)’ and distribute accordingly
  • Maintain existing and as needed prepare new relevant Logistics related Key Performance Indicators (KPI)

Your Talent

  • Minimum 2+ years of Logistics experience
  • Advanced proficiency in Microsoft Excel required
  • Experience with Jesta software considered a plus
  • Understanding of US imports requirements and origin operations
  • Time management skills and attention to detail required
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Excellent organization and prioritization skills
  • Flexible understanding that additional time outside of standard working hours may be required
  • In mid-2021, the PUMA North America Regional Corporate Headquarters will be moving to a new office located in Somerville, MA. All positions currently located at the Westford office, as well as at our International Boston office, will make this transition

SPEED & SPIRIT is what we look for in our candidates, defined by some simple values that inspire us to BE DRIVEN in our performance, BE VIBRANT in our sporting legacy, BE TOGETHER in our team spirit, and BE YOU to let our individual talent and experience shine. Applying for a job at PUMA is easy. Simply click APPLY ONLINE and follow the steps to upload your application.

PUMA is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) employer. It is the policy of PUMA to prohibit discrimination and harassment of any type and to afford equal employment opportunities to all persons without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, gender, physical or mental disability, veteran-status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state or local law.For additional information, please contact: us-hrrecruiter@puma.com

PUMA Wellbeing at Westford

Athlete

  • Chair massages
  • Fitness reimbursement
  • Free gym
  • Health weeks
  • Wellness room

Social

  • Benefit / wellness fairs
  • Company parties
  • Community engagement
  • Coffee bar

Flex

  • Employee assistance services
  • Parent child office
  • Parental leave policy
  • Summer hours

Finance

  • 401K employer match
  • Childcare discount
  • Employee discount
  • Medical & dental insurance contr.
  • Pre-tax Benefit Plans

Westford MA

Enter Westford, where PUMA is close to nature (and the sports that come with it) and buzzes with the energy to drive sport and fashion forward.

Go Westford
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PUMA Logistics

Logistics at PUMA is our product gateway to the world. Whether it's enabling smooth product flows within the PUMA world, getting products faster to customers or providing solutions for the logistic challenges of a global company, our logistics team is the glue that keeps things together.

Meet the Team