• *Global Freight Management Leader

    Job Locations US-DE-Wilmington
    Posted Date 2 months ago(2 months ago)
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  • Overview

    Solenis is a leading global manufacturer of specialty chemicals for the pulp, paper, oil and gas, chemical processing, mining, biorefining, power, and municipal markets. The company’s product portfolio includes a broad array of process, functional and water treatment chemistries as well as state-of-the-art monitoring and control systems. These technologies are used by customers to improve operational efficiencies, enhance product quality, protect plant assets, and minimize environmental impact. Headquartered in Wilmington, Delaware, the company operates 30 manufacturing facilities strategically located around the globe and employs a team of 3,500 professionals in 118 countries across five continents. For additional information about Solenis, please visit |Twitter | LinkedIn.


    Solenis is staffed with great minds and powered by ingenuity. When you join the Solenis team, you become part of a global community of 3,500 experts who work together to provide advanced process and water treatment solutions. Our team members take pride in their ability to think dynamically and help solve our customers’ unique challenges. If you’re interested in becoming a part of our elite team, please explore our current career opportunities.


    The Global Freight Management Leader role is a global leadership role leveraging expertise in analytics and supply chain to drive the freight management efforts globally within Solenis. The role will work across functions, businesses and regions- from sourcing, supply chain execution to commercial to ensure that Solenis is handling freight in the optimized way and ensuring profitability.

    Key Role Responsibilities

    • Driving all analytics around freight globally in partnership with internal and external stakeholders
    • Implementing and ensuring execution of business rules
    • Developing appropriate customer segmentation. Managing adherence to lead time policies, minimum order quantities and mode utilization.
    • Leading pricing team and business lines to negotiate commercial contracts, optimizing effective freight management strategies.
    • Benchmarking and driving overall freight strategy – timing, suppliers, surcharges and key aspects of freight management. Elevate Solenis to best in class for chemicals freight management. 


    • Bachelor’s degree in engineering, supply chain logistics or closely related field.
    • 10 + years of progressive leadership experience at both the tactical and strategic level. Strong ability to advise and influence C – level leaders. 
    • Domain expertise in freight management, logistics, manufacturing, chemical industry experience.


    At Solenis, we understand that our greatest asset is our people. That is why we offer competitive compensation, comprehensive benefits and numerous opportunities for professional growth and development. So, if you are interested in working for a world-class company and enjoy solving complex challenges, whether in the lab or the field, consider joining our team.


    Solenis is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Affirmative Action Employer, including Minorities / Women/ Veterans / Disabled.  
    Solenis is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Affirmative Action Employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.


    Should you require assistance in applying to this opportunity, please reach out to Solenis Talent Acquisition at 1-888-756-2701. #LI-DS1


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