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Requisition ID:  41999

Sr Manager International Logistics



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At Mohawk Industries, we’re committed to more – more customer solutions, more process improvements, more sustainable manufacturing and more opportunities for our team.

As a Fortune 500, global flooring leader with some of the best-known brands in the industry, Mohawk is a great place to start or develop your career with an emphasis on more of what’s important to you. Whether you want to lead more, innovate more, learn more or create more, you can find your more with Mohawk.





This position will provide international logistics support to all exporting and importing activities within the Mohawk North America Flooring Group (Mohawk Home, Mohawk Hard Surface, Mohawk Carpet, Mohawk International, Unilin (USA) and IVC Group (USA). This position will be the primary back-up to the Sr. Director of transportation operations regarding business programs. Each business is expanding its’ global footprint and the need to expand the support for each business team.




· Manage the day to day transportation of freight via ocean and air to ensure complete customer satisfaction by facilitating timely and accurate communication for all exporting and importing activities within the Mohawk North America Flooring Group (Mohawk Home, Mohawk Hard Surface, Mohawk Carpet, Mohawk International, Unilin (USA) and IVC Group (USA).  

· Work with the global logistics representatives to ensure their allocations are met with carriers.

· Assist in supporting product managers on new projects

· Utilize supply chain system to coordinate and track hot replenishment and direct customer containers

· Prepare transportation reports and send notifications immediately of any issues that result in delays

· Coordinate delivery schedules through direct communication with carrier, drayage provider and warehouse.

· Coordinate the ad-hoc international shipments of parts, machinery, promotional items, samples, wool, and other commodities in support of the Mohawk North America Flooring Group.

· Seek competitive spot quotes for air and ocean shipments for special shipping requirements.

· Manage distribution scorecard costs and MQC’s with carriers

· Identifying and supporting cost savings opportunities

· Streamline new processes using new technology for Lognet and Freight payments

· Other transportation functions as needed in support of Mohawk Flooring business units.




· Bachelor’s degree preferred or experience equivalent 

· Analytical - developing scorecards and financial savy (able to do costs analysis)

· Experience in international logistics operations, working with Asia and Mexico; with minimum 3 years while working in logistics.

· Some project management skills

· Knowledge of air and ocean transportation and cargo handling practices.

· Proficient in Microsoft Office applications.




· Demonstrated ability to lead, influence and drive for results within operations.

· Ability to work under pressure with high sense of urgency and manage multiple priorities with confidence.

· Strong analytical and reporting skills.  Power BI experience.

· Ability to formulate and implement actions plans.



Mohawk Industries is a leading global flooring manufacturer that creates products to enhance residential and commercial spaces around the world. Mohawk’s vertically integrated manufacturing and distribution processes provide competitive advantages in the production of carpet, rugs, ceramic tile, laminate, wood, stone and vinyl flooring. Our industry-leading innovation has yielded products and technologies that differentiate our brands in the marketplace and satisfy all remodeling and new construction requirements. Our brands are among the most recognized in the industry and include American Olean, Daltile, Durkan, IVC, Karastan, Marazzi, Mohawk, Mohawk Home, Pergo, and Quick-Step. During the past decade, Mohawk has transformed its business from an American carpet manufacturer into the world’s largest flooring company with operations in Australia, Brazil, Canada, Europe, India, Malaysia, Mexico, New Zealand, Russia and the United States.


Mohawk Industries, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer including disability/veteran committed to an inclusive workplace and a proud Drugs Don’t Work participant.

Nearest Major Market: Calhoun