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Cummins Inc. Global Logistics Director (Offsite) in Nashville, Tennessee

Global Logistics Director (Offsite)


We are looking for a talented Global Logistics Director to join our team specializing in global logistics strategy and execution for our Filtration business, which is based in Nashville, TN. This role can be performed from your home office and will require travel.

The Global Logistics Director will be responsible for the global distribution network in support of customer satisfaction and sales growth. They will define the strategy for warehousing and transportation globally including, all forms of transportation, warehouse locations and capacity utilization along with the day to day KPI’s of owned and 3PL resources to support the business strategy.

In this role, you will make an impact in the following ways:

  • Define the strategy for global distribution including where it is stored and how it is transported to meet diverse global customer needs.

  • Manage contracts for 3PL warehouses and all types of freight globally.

  • Owns key performance indicators of the warehouses and transport providers – safety, quality, delivery and cost.

  • Directs, manages and leads a team to ensure speed, dependability and efficiency in logistics operations.

  • Ensures internal and external customers' expectations and requirements are met while ensuring supply chain optimization.

  • Standardize continuous improvement and best practice implementation for global processes.

  • Ensures capacity is continually available across the network.


To be successful in this role you will need the following:

  • Demonstrated success in building out and standing up a global network of warehouse and transportation (all modes) providers for an aftermarket/automotive, retail organization or 3PL preferred.

  • Ability to travel domestically and internationally 25-35%.

  • Systems savvy – warehouse and transportation management systems & trade compliance systems expertise.

  • Manage complexity - making sense of complex, high quantity, and sometimes contradictory information to effectively solve global problems.


  • Bachelor in applicable field, MBA preferred.

  • An understanding of Customs compliance and packaging would also be beneficial.

  • Experience in major global markets – North America, Europe, Asia & South America

Compensation and Benefits

Base salary range: 150K - 175K

Please note that the salary range provided is a good faith estimate on the applicable range. The final salary offer will be determined after considering relevant factors, including a candidate’s qualifications and experience, where appropriate.

Additional benefits vary between locations and include options such as our 401(k) Retirement Savings Plan, Cash Balance Pension Plan, Medical/Dental/Life Insurance, Health Savings Account, Domestic Partners Coverage and a full complement of personal and professional benefits.

Cummins and E-verify

At Cummins, we are an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer dedicated to diversity in the workplace. Our policy is to provide equal employment opportunities to all qualified persons without regard to race, gender, color, disability, national origin, age, religion, union affiliation, sexual orientation, veteran status, citizenship, gender identity and/or expression, or other status protected by law. Cummins validates right to work using E-Verify. Cummins will provide the Social Security Administration (SSA) and, if necessary, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS), with information from each new employee’s Form I-9 to confirm work authorization.


Primary Location United States-Tennessee-Nashville-US, TN, Nashville, Filtration Headquarters

Job Type Experienced - Exempt / Office

Recruitment Job Type Exempt - Experienced

Job Posting Oct 28, 2021, 6:41:05 AM

Unposting Date Ongoing

Req ID: 2100078A