Logistic Executive


Calamba, Laguna, Philippines, Philippines


This is an opportunity for an experienced Logistic Executive to join a rapidly developing and constantly growing cutting edge consumer goods business. Dyson are expanding its footprint in SEA and are looking for experienced staff to take Dyson through it's next stage of growth.

Dyson Overview

Things move quickly at Dyson. In twenty years, what began with one man and one idea has grown into a global technology company, with 6,000 people and a presence in over 70 countries. From Malmesbury to Malaysia to the US to Australasia and many countries in between, we’ve sold over 80 million machines.

And it’s just the start. From 2016 our Malmesbury HQ is doubling its footprint. The US, our biggest market, is doubling their sales scope. And new frontiers are opening up across South East Asia and beyond. More people, more ideas and more space for more invention. The next four years will be our biggest and busiest yet.

Market Overview

The Dyson Logistic team in Philippines will oversee all aspect of logistic operations relating to activities in running Dyson’s high tech Dyson Digital Motor (DDM) facility, as well as operations pertaining to the manufacturing and exporting of finished goods produced by our contract manufacturer in Laguna in the Philippines.   

Function Overview

The team will be fully responsible for the site’s Logistic operations. It will work closely with the SEA offices in Singapore and Malaysia to achieve all its deliverables.


  • Build relationships with Contract Manufacturers and Freight Forwarders, and act as liaison between our CM and the Dyson Supply Chain for any day to day operations issues and escalation to group when it comes to Sea or Air freight shipments
  • Ability to resolve and escalate critical issues
  • Contribute or even lead specific (simple) continuous improvement projects
  • Responsible to own specific responsibilities on behalf of the logistics operations team
  • Ensure goods are shipped out on time and receipted on time and in good condition
  • Ensure Dyson systems (paperwork) are accurate and updated on time
  • Management, development and reporting of Key Performance Indicators (associated with Ocean Freight traffic globally)
  • Maintain tracking of (air) freight spend, reporting and managing costs to minimum and providing reporting to exec team
  • Manage ad hoc quotes
  • Systems - SAP / EDI / Elementum
  • Process / continuous improvement
  • Projects
  • Interacts with CM, Dyson markets, planning and freight forwarders on frequent basis


  • Energy, integrity, positive attitude, self-directed
  • Personal drive, delivers strong operational results and specific projects under pressure
  • Communicative, and able to build cross-functional relationships
  • Set structure, drive data analysis with team to support the category
  • Excellent Analytical skills to drive cost down, organise ad-hoc quotes, support simple negotiations
  • Customs documentation awareness preferable
  • Simple negotiation / procurement experience would be preferred
  • Experience of SAP ERP and APO
  • Commercial bias
  • Experience of working in multi-national / multi-lingual teams minimum 3yrs
  • Excellent understanding of Supply Chain Dynamics
  • Excellent communication skills in English written and verbal

Benefits Overview


Posted: 15-Dec-2016