DuPont Logistics Specialist in Wilmington, Delaware

Logistics Specialist (Job Number: 015754W-01)


Works with Corporate Logistics to oversee and coordinate activities of all third and fourth party logistics providers to meet execution focused supply chain goals and to drive continuous improvement throughout the logistics network through performance management and provider selection processes.

  • Provides input and executes logistics strategies to maximize the business benefit of corporate logistics resources/contacts/scale

  • Integrates logistics plans and tactics with S&OP processes:Ensures logistics capabilities are aligned with demand and supply plans, costs, and outlooks;Determines gaps to plan and develops/ executes improvement plans to meet Supply Chain needs.

  • Develops and maintains documentation of business requirements for logistics services – defined scopes of work – to enable competitive selection and to manage performance of logistics providers.Scope of work may include global business requirements in terms of safety, service and cost.

  • Arranges and coordinates transportation assets and services to meet supply chain requirements such as the transportation equipment fleet including ISO tanks, railcars, tank-trailers.

  • Monitors the day to day activities of the contract logistics functions (e.g.: Freight Forwarders, Integrators, 3PLs, contract warehousing, etc.) for the Business to assure needs are being met

  • Ensures logistics practices and activities comply with company policies and are compliant with all government and industry regulations

  • Coordinates the investigation, root-cause analysis, and resolution of transportation safety incidents complaints and claims to drive continuous improvement of transportation providers and recover losses.

  • Manages transportation assets to ensure compliance with DuPont engineering standards and regulatory requirements.

  • Documents and utilizes logistics best practices and procedures.

  • Participates in and supports the logistics Outlook and PO processes.

  • Provides transportation cost information and logistics advice through collaboration with the S&L organization, 3PLs, business teams, and site personnel.

  • Leads cost savings projects in the Logistics area – transportation and warehousing

  • Monitors and reports on logistics critical operating tasks (COTs) for performance improvement and cost savings.

  • Collaborates with order fulfillment, business supply chains and regional logistics resources to optimize end-to-end processes within the supply chain and order fulfillment areas

  • Analyze logistics performance and cost reports from various systems to identify root cause for anomalies or items outside of target objectives and identify corrective actions/improvement opportunities


  • Bachelor degree or above preferably in Supply Chain or Logistics.

  • Over 3-5 years of relevant working experience in related logistics, customer service, supply chain redistribution and experience is highly preferred.

  • Proactive and be able to work under pressure

  • Well organized and good documentation skills

  • Good computer application skill, SAP experience is preferred

  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills

  • APICS CPIM certification preferred

  • Six Sigma green belt certification preferred

Primary Location: NA-United States-Delaware-Wilmington

Organization: Electronics & Communications

Schedule: Full-time

Education Level: Bachelor's Degree (±16 years)

Employee Status: Regular

Job Type: Experienced

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