Cummins Inc. Transportation Team Leader in Singapore, Singapore

Transportation Team Leader


Job responsibilities:

  • Manage the daily transactional activities to ensure the inward and outward shipment process are going smooth & KPIs targets are met

  • Manage the daily issue with forwarders & negotiate for win-win solution with best interest to Cummins

  • Work with other cross functional teams (local/ oversea) to resolve daily operational issues and explore opportunity for process improvement

  • Manage people management issues (Conflict and Tardiness etc.) and escalate to higher management when necessary

  • Drive Safety Initiatives and Right Environment Culture for the team

  • Ensure compliance to the standard operating procedures (SOP’s)

  • Coach and develop a team

  • Work and support Transportation Manager on identification of process gap and training needed to the team

  • Lead continuous improvement work using Lean tools such as 6 Sigma, Kaizen, A3’s etc

  • Identify improvement opportunity and provide analysis or proposal to improve the transportation process

  • Support random audit to invoice check to ensure the accuracy of the 3 rd party audit result

  • Assist other ad-hoc duties as assigned by the manager


  • Degree in any discipline (Supply Chain, Business or Engineering are preferred)

  • Business Proficient in English

  • Computer literate and proficient in Microsoft Office application

  • At least 5 years working experience in operation environment with people management experience

  • With transportation knowledge is preferred


  • Demonstrated skill in time management & prioritization (sense of urgency)

  • Ability to work under high pressure

  • Agility to adapt to changes

  • Logical reasoning and arithmetic skills

  • Negotiation and vendor management skill

  • Savvy in Microsoft Office Applications (Excel, Words, Visio & etc)

  • Excellent verbal & written communication skills

  • Attention to detail

  • Analytical skill

  • Demonstrate high standards of professionalism & cooperative behaviour when dealing with people.

  • Able to promote diversity & inclusion in the workplace

  • Encourage and positively influence others to do the right thing.

  • Courage to challenge the status quo.

  • Ability to coach and develop

  • Confident in public speaking


Primary Location Singapore-South West-Jurong-Singapore, Singapore, CWT Logistics Whse Office

Job Type Experienced - Professional / Office

Recruitment Job Type Professional - Experienced

Job Posting Apr 18, 2018, 1:59:43 AM

Unposting Date Ongoing

Req ID: 180002G2