Crown Castle works around the country to build and maintain the infrastructure behind the worlds most revolutionary technologies. Crown Castle owns, operates and leases more than 40,000 cell towers and over 60,000 route miles of fiber supporting small cells and fiber solutions across every major US market. This nationwide portfolio of communications infrastructure connects cities and communities to essential data, technology and wireless service bringing information, ideas and innovations to the people and businesses that need them. Crown Castle is an S&P 500 company and one of the largest Real Estate Investment Trusts in the United States with an enterprise value of approximately $60 billion.
Position Title : Director, Material Planning & Logistics - 9E
The Director of Material Planning and Logistics will build and develop a Material Planning & Logistics organization and suite of optimization capabilities working cross functionally with all stakeholders to drive significant improvement in material and cost, quality, reliability and responsiveness and a reduction in project execution cost in a manner consistent with Crown Castle values.
Essential Job Functions
Lead Material Planning & Logistic resources
Develop, coach and mentor team members
Establish quantitative performance management routines with team members Performance metrics include: Transportation and warehousing cost performance to targetInventory $ / turnsMaterial on time deliveryWarehouse fill rateMaterial availability at site / GC Engage and educate Crown Castle key stakeholders about the material planning & logistics processDevelop and analyze Crown Castle construction and service delivery material operating practices to initiate most impactful performance improvement initiativesSupport development and maintenance material flow plans (PFEP) with team and Area SC ManagersOversee all warehouse operations ensuring implementation of industry best practicesEstablish initiative charters and lead initiatives through a tollgate process to ensure timelines and targets are metEstablish effective organizational engagement routines and communications to ensure intake of the best ideas and most effective implementation strategies.Develop methods to track and analyze and drive improvement in cost, quality, delivery, reliability and responsiveness key performance indicators (KPIs)Establish business continuity and supplier risk management protocols and plansMeet annual budget and cost savings targetsBuild and maintain strong, collaborative relationships both within and outside of the Supply Chain Team to drive accomplishment of overall Supply Chain goals and objectivesAssist with the implementation and training of systems, tools, processes, and procedures for the lines of business to ensure effective deployment.
Bachelors Degree (Masters Degree Preferred)
Ten (10) years of leading transportation, distribution, warehousing organizations
Demonstrated leadership in transformational projects, leading at least 1 major project implementation