In collaboration with the Global Logistics Leader, the Global Distribution Leader provides oversight on and direction to the Global distribution strategy, network, processes and activities within Zoetis and provides guidance to the Market transportation strategy and processes, they also provide oversight for distribution centres located in Europe which are managed by the Global Logistics team.
This includes physical transportation activities, management of third pary transportation and LSP vendors, all supporting compliance activities.
He/she ensures the definition, the deployment and the management of the processes to achieve best in class services to customers.
He/She ensures the distribution and warehousing operations comply with all relevant legal, quality, regulatory, trade, customs, safety requirements.
He/She is responsible for development and implementation of a distributon strategy that optimizes the cost to serve of the operations and drives year on year cost improvements with a high focus on operational excellence and continuous improvement.
He/She is responsible for developing and implementing a global cold chain packaging strategy ensuring best in class solutions are available to support all modes in transportation.
He/She is responsible for oversight of two Zoetis Global Distribution Centre’s which are located in Europe, one of which is an in house operation.