Worldwide Logistics & Supply Chain Leader

Cupertino, CA
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Posted: Nov 15, 2019

Weekly Hours: 40

Role Number: 200123056

The leader of WW Logistics & Supply Chain is an integral part of the WWSOS Team. The individual reports into the VP of WWSOS and is responsible for leading all Logistics and post-production Supply Chain activities and analyses.
This individual will be responsible for leading the strategy and execution for Apple's worldwide inbound and outbound shipping and contract logistics efforts. This role includes responsibility for finished goods, AppleCare, procurement, and strategic interfacing with major shipping/CL partners. This person is accountable for aligning the three regions (AMR, EMEIA, PAC) and China to ensure that best practices are implemented globally, initiatives are implemented and that cost savings objectives are executed upon
The leader of WW Logistics & Supply Chain is responsible for driving systems improvement to support scale and for conducting analysis to create efficiencies

Key Qualifications

  • Ensuring that there is global focus and excellent execution of NPIs and daily movement of Apple product
  • Leading cross-functional teams across Apple supporting shipping, contract logistics and supply chain initiatives
  • Providing clear and effective executive updates on progress
  • Achieving service and logistics expense and project goals by working with various internal groups to develop, implement, and troubleshoot all inbound and outbound international and domestic freight, fulfillment, and returns programs. This includes strategy development, partner selection, and management of required service performance levels
  • Negotiating and managing supplier agreements to provide a cost effective and efficient transportation/contract logistics system supporting inbound and outbound international and domestic transportation/logistics requirements
  • Selecting Apple's carriers and logistics providers to insure that Apple's products move in a secure and safe environment
  • Ability to identify and execute infrastructure upgrades, process automation, and process/productivity improvements to allow the operation to scale at the pace of sales growth and benefit from economies of scale
  • Providing end-to-end general management insights and leadership to the cross functional teams
  • Hiring, retaining and developing top talent


The primary objective of this role is to enable the maximization of sell through with a focus on the smooth flow and availability of goods across the supply chain. The individual will be accountable for helping to create a great customer experience across Retail, online and the channel by ensuring that Apple products are available and in the hands of our sellers and end users

Education & Experience

Bachelor's Degree, with MBA a plus

Additional Requirements

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