Job ID R-390182 Date posted 03/03/2021 Apply

Global Transportation Management Lead

Job Description Summary

The Global Transportation Management Systems (TMS) Lead position within the Global Logistics & Trade (GL&T) organization is responsible for successful implementations and continuous improvement of BD’s Global TMS solution. This role will be the global super user and process specialist for the JDA TMS. This person will specialize in the current and potential capabilities of the TMS and aligning those capabilities with business needs. This position will work closely with global, regional and local supply chain organizations to reduce the cost of transportation using a tier one cloud based business solution. The candidate should be comfortable communicating with supply chain leadership, operational staff, and technical support personnel.

Job Description

Support future TMS implementation efforts and reduce reliance on external consulting

Implement transportation savings opportunities

Identify process improvement opportunities in the TMS planning space

Support reporting and metric solutions by using TMS, ERP and BI information

Close the gap between TMS estimated and actual billed transportation costs

Mentor regions new to the TMS to become independent master data stewards

Provide super user training to regional super users

Document SOPs/Work Instructions for TMS related functions

Create support and change tickets with BD IT and JDA Cloud services

Work with BD IT and JDA Cloud services to ensure maximum uptime of the TMS solution

Build and maintain baseline test cases for global TMS capabilities

Execute baseline test cases for systems upgrades and functionality releases within SAP and/or TMS


  • Bachelor’s degree with 5 - 7 years of related experience; or MBA/MS in relevant subject area and 2 - 7 years of related experience; or equivalent combination of education and experience
  • In depth understanding of transportation concepts such as carrier tariffs, Inco terms, tendering, and freight audit
  • Understanding of the end to end supply chain processes, with a broad supply chain background
  • Transportation planning experience is a plus
  • Must be experienced leading small to mid-sized projects (PMP is a plus)
  • Must have a strong process design and documentation background
  • Experience with JDA TMS version 2017.1 a major benefit
  • Experience with JDA Transportation Modeler is a benefit
  • Experience with IBM Cognos is benefit
  • Experience with SAP ECC warehouse and transportation capabilities
  • Must be proficient in Microsoft Office Applications (Excel, Access, PowerPoint, Word)
  • Must have solid project management skills
  • Consulting experience is a plus
  • Must demonstrate good communication (oral and written), interpersonal, and presentation skills
  • Must have a positive attitude and willing to supply new ideas
  • Ability to travel 10%

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Primary Work Location

USA NJ - Franklin Lakes

Additional Locations

USA CA - San Diego TC Bldg C&D, USA IL - Vernon Hills, USA TX - San Antonio

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