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At Lucid, we set out to introduce the most captivating, luxury electric vehicles that elevate the human experience and transcend the perceived limitations of space, performance, and intelligence. Vehicles that are intuitive, liberating, and designed for the future of mobility.
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Lucid’s mission is to inspire the adoption of sustainable energy by creating the most captivating luxury electric vehicles, centered around the human experience. We constantly seek talented, motivated individuals possessing a proven track record of excellence to join our team. Become part of a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to transform the automotive and mobility industry.
We are currently seeking an Inbound Logistics Manager. This position requires an experienced professional with the ability to manage the entire Inbound Materials Logistics Network. The successful candidate will have spent considerable time launching new plants and/or new products in an automotive manufacturing environment. This position requires partnership with Supply Chain, QA/QC, Manufacturing, Packaging, Engineering, Finance, and Regulatory Affairs to implement new processes and manage changes. Our ideal candidate exhibits a can-do attitude and approaches his or her work with vigor and determination. Candidates will be expected to demonstrate excellence in their respective fields, to possess the ability to learn quickly, and to strive for perfection within a fast-paced environment.
At Lucid, we don’t just welcome diversity - we celebrate it! Lucid Motors is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace. We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, national or ethnic origin, age, religion, disability, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity and expression, marital status, and any other characteristic protected under applicable State or Federal laws and regulations.
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You Will:Manage Global Inbound Material Logistics OperationsDirect all inbound logistics operations, including some material planning, transportation, exception management, data analytics, and trade compliance, for an international inbound automotive supply chainDefine 3PL, asset owner, and carrier strategy to scale operations while optimizing costOversee the implementation of the 3PL strategyDevelop and implement system-wide part level visibility of in-transit shipmentsPrepare and manage the department budget, capital, and corporate expenses related to inbound material logistics, cost forecasting, and act as a key stakeholder in negotiation of logistics purchasing contractsDrive a corporate cross-functional consensus behind a shared vision of inbound material logistics and distributionDrive planning for adequate carrier capacity and storage space to keep pace with volume growthDirect the teams responsible for execution for delivery of services to the end customerAnticipate challenges and disruptions to transportation flow and design mitigation strategiesDrive company compliance with logistics processes and global trade regulationsDefine scope and priorities of analytics team to measure all relevant aspects of inbound logisticsManage project logistics as directed (ad hoc, specialty, etc)Define transportation strategies, supplier compliance, and optimized flowsDrive site-specific requirements at cross docks, warehouses, and ports to support the most efficient logistics operations possibleDefine and develop inbound material logistics solutions that optimize speed, cost, and qualityDefine and drive development and implementation of needed processes and systemsIdentify ongoing operational processes and staffing needs to support logistics operations.Identify and hire a world-class team of logistics professionals to lead operationsWork with Internal Customers to optimize and meet requirements (Manufacturing, Supply Chain, Engineering)Participate in carrier management processes, such as selection, qualification, and performance evaluationImplement specific customer requirements, such as internal reporting or customized transportation metricsDesign models for use in evaluating logistics programs or servicesCollaborate with other departments to integrate logistics with business systems or processesAnalyze the financial impact of proposed logistics changes, such as routing, shipping modes, product volumes or mixes, or carriersLead Negotiations with suppliers or internal customers to improve supply chain efficiency or sustainability
You Bring:7+ years relevant experience with automotive logistics, transportation, and global trade process and procedures, preferably in a high-volume environment2+ years of related automotive industry experience and LEAN manufacturing2+ years direct leadership experienceStrong knowledge of multi-modal logistics pricing models (air, rail, truck, ocean, customs brokerage)Excellent communication and interpersonal skills with success in working across organizations at all levelsAbility to manage and prioritize multiple projects, effective project planning in terms of resources, strategies, cost, and time with the ability to meet project timelinesStrong computer proficiency in MS Office applicationsExperience with TMS software applications, specifically JDA TM
Education Requirements:Bachelor’s Degree preferred in Supply Chain, Logistics Engineering, or related field. An equivalent combination of education, training, and experience may be consideredLEAN, GK, or Six Sigma Certifications a plus