Logistics Principal Job Description

Logistics Principal Job Description

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Logistics principal provides management and oversight for UAS Logistics Management Information (LMI) database development and maintenance, Maintenance Planning, Level of Repair Analysis (LORA), and Provisioning.

Logistics Principal Duties & Responsibilities

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Mid size projects related to design, qualify/validate, implement and drive continuous improvement for distribution of Shire products according to regulatory, quality, and customer requirements
Identify, develop and incorporate GDP guidelines and local regulations to Shire's procedures
Support audits in regards of shipping and transport validation/qualification
Develop and maintain Master Validation plans for International Shipping Lanes
Manage exceptions (SCARs, DCARs, ER) and support continuous improvements
Develop or enhance of the Global Logistics Validation infrastructure to become more efficient
Support Shire's new product launches and product geographical expansion launches by completing the lane validation/qualification on time
Develops logistics plans for facilities, personnel, equipment, spares and maintenance
Distributes parking permits and FASTOL devices
Participate in the preparation, execution, and/or review of Independent Logistics Assessments (ILAs), Logistics Supportability Analyses (LSAs), Level of Repair Analyses (LORAs) and Reliability, Availability, and Maintainability (RAM) Analyses

Logistics Principal Qualifications

Qualifications for a job description may include education, certification, and experience.

Licensing or Certifications for Logistics Principal

List any licenses or certifications required by the position: DAWIA, III, II, EVMS, PM, EVM, CPPS, SAP, LEAN, EV

Education for Logistics Principal

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Employers hiring for the logistics principal job most commonly would prefer for their future employee to have a relevant degree such as Bachelor's and Master's Degree in Engineering, Education, Technical, Science, Business, Technology, Military, Management, Math, Mathematics

Skills for Logistics Principal

Desired skills for logistics principal include:

Reliability and maintainability considerations in complex systems
Applicable Military Standards used for development of LMI data
Develops and recommends modifications to processes
Government requirements and state-of-the-art techniques for military LMI
Responds to inquiries concerning LMI practices and procedures
Spreadsheet and integrated software applications
Use of LSAR provisioning data for maintenance planning
DoD EMALL and DRMO is desirable

Desired experience for logistics principal includes:

Must be willing and able to travel International and Domestic as required, estimate 30%
Must be willing and able to travel International and Domestic as needed, estimate 30%
Professional Logistics Certification – , Defense Acquisition Workforce Improvement Act (DAWIA) certified in Lifecycle [Acquisition] Logistics Level 3, or have equivalent logistics training (resume to specify all equivalent training), or possess an additional five (5) years working in direct support of defense life-cycle logistics
Assist in the planning, coordinating, and preparing of Integrated Logistics Support Management Team (ILSMT) meetings, Logistics Readiness Reviews, and other IPS related meetings
Develop issue papers, decision papers, and briefings for various AMDR logistics issues (e.g., workload assessments
Contributes subject matter expertise in support of the Foreign Military Sales (FMS) Total Package Approach (TPA) to achieve logistics supportability objectives, including but not limited to, logistics interface with technology insertions, new development/major upgrades, life cycle support, configuration data management, Reliability, Maintainability and Availability (RM&A), and data management

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Logistics Principal Job Description

Job Description Example
Our company is growing rapidly and is looking for a logistics principal. To join our growing team, please review the list of responsibilities and qualifications.
Responsibilities for logistics principal
  • Makes recommendations for equipment, COSAL/COSMAL spare parts, publications, Planned Maintenance System (PMS), technical assistance, and maintenance
  • Assists in planning, preparing for, and supporting Integrated Logistics Support Working Group (ILS WG) meetings, Logistics Readiness Reviews, country-specific Program Management Reviews/Navy to Navy meetings, PARM reviews, and other various meetings in support of the client
  • Develops ILS and transportation plans, milestone schedules, shipping data, and tracks shipments to the end-user
  • Will operate pallet trucks, forklifts, and other material handling equipment in support of loading dock and warehousing functions lifting up to 50 lbs
  • Required to operate vehicles to transport material and equipment
  • Planning and developing logistics program activities from conceptual stage through the life cycle of the product to meet product support for customer programs, projects and equipment
  • Experience in analyzing total life cycle sustainment costs
  • Experience in integrating, collaborating, and synchronizing the development of Technical Manuals, Training Support Plans, Maintenance Engineering efforts, provisioning part lists, repair parts, special and unique tools and test equipment
  • Demonstrated expertise in partnering with sustainment providers and establishing an organic depot repair capability
  • Demonstrated expertise in utilizing the Army standard supply system, pre-positioning stock to support users, establishing demand history, and managing warranty repairs
Qualifications for logistics principal
  • Must be US Citizen with current/active DoD Secret clearance or be able to obtain
  • Demonstrated communication and critical thinking skills
  • BS Degree is required, MS is preferred
  • DAU Related Training and Certification
  • ACQ101 - Fundamentals of Systems Acquisition Management
  • ACQ201A - Intermediate Systems Acquisition Course

Logistics Principal Job Description

Job Description Example
Our innovative and growing company is looking for a logistics principal. Thank you in advance for taking a look at the list of responsibilities and qualifications. We look forward to reviewing your resume.
Responsibilities for logistics principal
  • Experience in providing logistics inputs into different types of funding lines such as Operation Maintenance Army (OMA), Army Working Capital Fund (AWCF), Sustaining Support Technical Systems (SSTS), and OPS-29 budget submissions
  • Demonstrated expertise in developing Basis of Issue Plan Feeder Data (BOIP) and developing, maintaining and distributing the Army's organizational requirements via direct coordination with the U.S. Army Force Management Support Agency (USAFMSA) and TRADOC proponents in proponents in order to enable the Army to organize , man, train, equip, sustain, station and deploy the force
  • In depth understanding of the Army Force Structure and an ability to translate operational requirement and architecture (OV-1, SV1) into BOIP/MTOE requirements
  • Experience in assigning the equipment within the BOIP as aligned by each unit section, updating the BOIP feeder data, and ensuring the updated information is accurately reflected within Force Management System Web Site (FMSWeb) once completed
  • Experience in using the Joint Electronics Type Designation Automated System (JETDAS) and creating, revising, modifying and submitting DD61s documentation to establish nomenclatures NSNs for new program or to request NSNs
  • Performing assessment of training requirements, identification and evaluation of training alternatives, formulation of training courses, and development of requisite training materials and documentation
  • Interface with System/Software Engineers and technical experts to obtain and interpret specialized engineering documentation and descriptions to assess impacts to training and technical publication development for assigned systems
  • Perform development and employment of a variety of training approaches including traditional instructor-led classroom training, embedded training, integrated training, self-paced training, Computer-Based Training (CBT)/Web-Based Training (WBT), and interactive multimedia instruction in order to develop battle focused, task oriented, scenario driven Operator, System Administrator, and Field Maintenance Training Support Packages
  • Review and provided input to Performance Work Statements (PWS), Contract Data Requirements Lists (CDRLs), Integrated Logistics Support Plans, Training and Fielding Plans, and other associated acquisition logistics documentation as it pertains to training
  • Maintain the organization’s master floor plan using Computer Aided Drawing (CAD) hardware and software to develop executable floor plans for use by facilities personnel
Qualifications for logistics principal
  • LOG101 - Acquisition Logistics Fundamentals
  • LOG200 - Intermediate Acquisition Logistics
  • SAM101 - Basic Information Systems Acquisition
  • Experience with developing repair contracts and alternate spares/repairs contracting methods
  • Minimum of 5 years Transport Management and Global Trade Management vendor (sales and marketing) experience

Logistics Principal Job Description

Job Description Example
Our innovative and growing company is looking for a logistics principal. Thank you in advance for taking a look at the list of responsibilities and qualifications. We look forward to reviewing your resume.
Responsibilities for logistics principal
  • Define and maintain performance metrics
  • Understand each AME modules TW needs and act as resource for advising TW set-up
  • Develop module TW budget in line with factory targets
  • Track & Publish module TW spend and usage KPI’s (daily/weekly)
  • Perform root cause analysis on drivers of overspend/usage
  • Develop & implement projects to reduce TW spend or improving availability without impacting tool up-time
  • Schedule cadence meetings with modules to align/ & drive on improvement projects
  • Investigate and develop TW process improvements & BKM’s
  • Develop and manage transportation plans
  • Contribute to the performance of the Logistics Planning, Scheduling and Coordination teams and ensures quality of tasks and services
Qualifications for logistics principal
  • In depth knowledge of TMS and GTM competitors
  • Ability to develop and articulate Business Cases/ROI studies
  • A/BS degree or equivalent, advanced degree highly desirable
  • United States Citizenship (a security clearance of an appropriate level may be required after employment)
  • Knowledge of USMC culture and organization
  • Knowledge of applicable USMC, DON and DOD supply and financial management directives

Logistics Principal Job Description

Job Description Example
Our company is searching for experienced candidates for the position of logistics principal. To join our growing team, please review the list of responsibilities and qualifications.
Responsibilities for logistics principal
  • Cultivate positive relationships through effective communication and provides constructive feedback to supervisors and peers on a regular basis
  • Interact with and develop relationships with internal/external stakeholders to deliver logistic requirements
  • Lead transformational change, implement initiatives, and assist in the formulation of Rail Access Strategies
  • Ensure the optimal use of Aurizon Network contracts and scheduled paths to minimize cost and Take or Pay exposure
  • Ensure accurate and updated planning assumptions are incorporated into periodic reporting documents, short range forecasts and 5yr plans
  • Monitor service provider performance (rail and port)
  • Apply a detailed understanding of commercial terms in rail contracts to enable optimal use in delivering business requirements
  • Support the operational and commercial management of the rail access including forecasting of costs
  • Apply their proficiency in complex analysis concepts including scenario modelling, evaluation, and cost benefit analysis
  • Provide strategic level business analysis and supporting commentary to the logistics function
Qualifications for logistics principal
  • Proficient using Adobe Publishing Software
  • Self-motivated, creative, willing to work as a member of a team, organized and able to manage individual and team schedules
  • Strong oral and written communication skills, ability to analyze quantitatively and problem-solve efficiently
  • 10 years of experience as a Training Developer with PM systems
  • Must be capable of developing training using TRADOC Training Development Capability (TDC)
  • Have familiarity with Army Mission Command systems/software

Logistics Principal Job Description

Job Description Example
Our company is looking to fill the role of logistics principal. To join our growing team, please review the list of responsibilities and qualifications.
Responsibilities for logistics principal
  • CDRL generation, review & submittal
  • Overall team staffing levels and alignment of staffing to funding
  • Monitoring of available funding levels and run out dates (labor, material & travel)
  • Material purchase approvals and travel approvals
  • MOU oversight
  • AOP generation, monitoring and update
  • Staffing, sales, and bookings forecasts
  • Development of agendas for Customer meetings
  • Coordination with Contracts, Finance, and Engineering leadership
  • IOT generation & oversight
Qualifications for logistics principal
  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience, and 10-12 years of related logistics experience
  • Experience must include at least 5 years of direct experience in supporting a Navy program office, preferably Naval Sea Systems Command (NAVSEA)
  • Must have good understanding of all 12 Product Support Elements, and understand the policies that provide guidance in all areas within the DoD/Navy
  • Eight (8) years of experience in engineering, project management, and/or logistics in a shipyard production or a refit/repair environment
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Business, Engineering, Science, Mathematics, or related discipline
  • Write proposal sections regarding cost methodologies, processes, tools, trades

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