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Job Description

When you’re part of the team at Thermo Fisher Scientific, you’ll do important work, like helping customers in finding cures for cancer, protecting the environment or making sure our food is safe. Your work will have real-world impact, and you’ll be supported in achieving your career goals.

How will you make an impact?

The Director of LSG/LPG Distribution is responsible for the efficient operation of all DCs and Logistics within their assigned region. They are responsible for providing clear vision and direction to their leadership teams, setting strategy and focus for their region. Creating and maintaining a culture of development and employee engagement, achieving operational metrics that contribute to the company’s overall goals and success, and engaging key business partners to insure excellent customer service.

What will you do?

Business Leadership
  • Enable Revenue Growth
  • Reduce Cost of Business
  • Leverage Infrastructure
  • Optimize internal and external (3PL) capabilities
  • Manage Capital Investment
  • Achieve your key metrics

Regional Leadership
  • Establish Transformational strategy across region
  • Assure site performance across region
  • Oversee cross-divisional/group solutions and optimization
  • Assure Global Standards are applied to all sites
  • Build Cross-Business Group integration strategy

Site Leadership
  • Assure standard site metrics and performance is met or exceeded
  • Provide regional direction
  • Assure progression of clear site strategy and roadmap to excellence

Essential Functions of Job:
  • Directs and manages all aspects of Distribution and Logistics related matters for the company with an emphasis on improving overall supply chain efficiencies
  • Responsible for developing, documenting, and executing a comprehensive Regional Logistics strategic plan which will drive optimal customer service and profitability
  • Ensure all regulatory and compliance measures are met within company guidelines
  • Drive operational excellence and best practices across the network aimed at reducing costs and improving service
  • Effectively partner with logistics support teams and facilitate the integration of their work into the operation
  • Drive a culture of accountability and employee engagement across all locations and disciplines
  • Effectively manage individual and group performance to set goals and expectations
  • In depth understanding of logistics operations and specifically cold-chain transportation

How will you get here?


Undergraduate or Masters degree in a supply chain-related field preferred and at least 10 years of relevant / related work experience


  • 10+ years of supply chain management experience in progressively senior positions, operations experience an asset
  • Previous experience in managing a regional team
  • Proven ability to effectively lead teams through change and ambiguity
  • Possess excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Demonstrate a value for and participate in professional development and continuous education pertinent to job duties
  • Demonstrate 4I Values when interacting with others in the workplace
  • Willingness to travel

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
  • Ability to create and execute an aligned strategy and vision for the team
  • Ability to build relationships and influence at all levels across the organization
  • Demonstrated ability of managing cost performance
  • Strong analytical, financial and P&L skills
  • Ability to transform current business functions into streamlined, sustainable, and efficient processes
  • In depth knowledge of key supply chain/logistics best practices
  • Ability to quickly establish credibility across organization/engage others to ensure the most effective and efficient logistics solutions for the varied business units
  • Experience in supply chain technology/processes and ability to evaluate cost effective solutions
  • Possess a comprehensive knowledge of all aspects of logistics transportation-related activities

At Thermo Fisher Scientific, each one of our 65,000 extraordinary minds has a unique story to tell. Join us and contribute to our singular mission—enabling our customers to make the world healthier, cleaner and safer.

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Thermo Fisher Scientific is an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability or any other legally protected status.
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