EMEA Director of Logistics (IBOS)

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Facebook is seeking an experienced logistics professional for the Infrastructure Business Operations Support (IBOS) team’s EMEA Field Logistics Leader position. This person will lead and manage logistics operations in support of Facebook infrastructure, including Facebook data centers, warehouses, and distributed, remote locations in Europe, Middle East and Africa. This position is focused on the effective, timely, and flexible execution of existing processes and will provide clear, timely, and actionable feedback regarding recommended changes or new processes and systems. This person will be responsible for working closely with the regional field leads, data center support teams, and vendor support personnel to deliver consistent and effective logistics operations as measured by appropriate metrics for quality and timeliness. This is a highly visible position that requires understanding of data center logistics processes and systems, financial cost analysis, and experience with data analysis and project management. Person will be responsible for leading, motivating, and developing a team of logistics professionals both at several locations in the field. This position is primarily responsible for executing safe, timely, compliant, effective operations for each of the IBOS stakeholders, but will also work with IBOS Central team on continuous improvement of processes and tools designed to automate and scale those operations. This person will also interact, collaborate and align directions with a broad set of influencers and decision makers across the infrastructure community.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • 15+ years’ experience in logistics operations, with emphasis on warehouse management, material handling, data analytics, and last mile delivery.
  • Experience as a manager and leader.
  • Experience in as-is/to-be business process mapping, gap analysis, requirements elicitation and data analysis.
  • Experience in cross-functional collaboration across multiple teams.
  • Experience working independently and manage one's time.
  • Experience handling PM responsibilities (prioritization, planning, scheduling, status reporting).
  • Bachelor’s and graduate degree in Supply Chain or related business field.
  • Knowledge of Oracle, SAP or similar inventory management systems.
  • Communication, problem solving, and interpersonal experience.
  • Knowledge in supply chain process from Procure-to-Pay.
  • Customer-service experience.
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS
  • 15+ years’ experience in logistics operations, with emphasis on warehouse management, material handling, data analytics, and last mile delivery.
  • Experience as a manager and leader.
  • Experience in as-is/to-be business process mapping, gap analysis, requirements elicitation and data analysis.
  • Experience in cross-functional collaboration across multiple teams.
  • Experience working independently and manage one's time.
  • Experience handling PM responsibilities (prioritization, planning, scheduling, status reporting).
  • Bachelor’s and graduate degree in Supply Chain or related business field.
  • Knowledge of Oracle, SAP or similar inventory management systems.
  • Communication, problem solving, and interpersonal experience.
  • Knowledge in supply chain process from Procure-to-Pay.
  • Customer-service experience.
PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS
  • Direct data center supply chain experience.
  • Experience implementing solutions in highly ambiguous environments.
  • Established communicator who is able to quickly understand leadership intent and translate to prioritized and well-executed processes in the field.


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