Regional Logistics Director

3+ months ago

This position is for Pactiv, a company of Reynolds Group Holding Inc. At Pactiv, continuous innovation and development has secured our place as one of the world's largest manufacturers and distributors of foodservice and food packaging products. Pactiv currently produces custom and stock foam, plastic, aluminum, pressed-paperboard, PE coated board, and molded-fiber packaging. Our global force of almost 12,000 team members allows us to supply packers, processors, supermarkets, restaurants, institutions and foodservice industries around the world. Over the years, Pactiv has consistently outpaced the competition in safety, innovation and strategic acquisitions. Want to learn more? Visit

  • Develop and execute warehouse and network strategies to support cost reduction.
  • Evaluate distribution analysis, suggest efficiencies and capacity recommendations for our overall strategy.
  • Works closely with Pactiv warehouses to ensure support of annual initiatives.
  • Work closely with optimization teams in Lake Forest 
  • Utilizes system and process knowledge to develop and install productivity improvements.
  • Build and analyze data to define, recommend, and then install network wide solutions.
  • Collaborate and establish liaisons with cross functional leaders to manage and optimize annual warehousing expense and transportation expense.
  • Build and support plans to implement network optimization and product deployment plans.
  • Establish KPI targets for Northeast Region
  • Recommend and present network strategies to all levels of management.
  • Support all training and upgrade implementation across region.
  • Interface indirectly with warehouses and manufacturing sites 
  • Potentially directly with customers.
  • Manage customer facing, supply chain service and cost performance.
  • Bachelors Degree required, MBA preferred 10+ years of multi-function supply chain experience. 
  • Significant experience with supply chain analytical work. 
  • Experience presenting and recommending solutions to business leaders. 
  • Warehouse operations management experience. 
  • Strong analytical skills. 
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills. 
  • Detail business process knowledge ideally in current 10+ years of multi-function supply chain experience. 
  • Ability to gain consensus across multi-functional areas. 
  • Capability to work closely with Pactiv personnel at all levels. 
  • Flexible with dealing with change.
  • Experience in LES and SAP systems.
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