Transportation Systems Technology Lead

General Mills   •  

Minneapolis, MN

Industry: Retail & Consumer Goods


Less than 5 years

Posted 83 days ago

This job is no longer available.

The Transportation System Technology Lead is part of a team that insures transportation systems function effectively to create value and to support the ongoing operational needs of Transportation.  This role will have a strong focus on leading daily operational excellence, continued center-lining efforts, Holistic Margin Management (HMM) creation, leveraging capabilities, and will enhance transportation systems related training.



  • Conduct in-depth analysis on system processes and health and identifying loss
  • Initiate root cause review and drive resolution to long standing problems
  • Participate in prioritization and of new capabilities and provide recommendations to senior leadership
  • Assist in center-lining of core system, identifying master data and processes for review upstream
  • Assist in establishing and ensuring ongoing system sustainability via metrics and processes
  • Refine and drive process improvements to fully leverage system capabilities
  • Work closely with the transportation operations team to manage systems in order to drive value creation
  • Lead the on-boarding and training of new department personnel
  • Aid in the development and execution of transportation system strategies
  • Help develop and deliver against HMM goals
  • Support of daily system functions
  • Bachelor’s degree in Business, Logistics, Operations Management, Supply Chain Management, Information Systems, or Transportation
  • 3-5 years related Logistics experience
  • Bias for action/results driven
  • Strong leadership and influencing skills
  • Strong organizational and communication skills
  • Demonstrated ability to manage across organizational boundaries
  • Demonstrated change management skills
  • Strong analytical skills (deep knowledge of MS Excel and ability to synthesize data)
  • Ability to influence external and internal partners to enable business results
  • Prior systems supportexperience (Logistics, Transportation, Information Technology  Experience) preferred
  • Understanding of data management and presentation preferred