• VP Parts Distribution Operations

    Location US-IL-Lisle
    Job ID
    # of Positions
    Internal Title
    Ops Mgmnt Dir
    Position Type
    Regular Full Time Employee
    Business Operations - BO
    Up To 75%
    Relocation Offered
    ERP Eligibility
    Eligible for Employee Referral Bonus
  • Overview

    Navistar - Driven By Uptime. Our focus is delivering Trucks and Buses that carry on the promise of being on the road, and staying there.


    Why Navistar?

    • Over the past two years Navistar has redesigned most of the International Truck vehicle line-up, including the LT Series and RH Series tractors, HX Series vocational truck, and soon to be introduced HV Series and MV Series trucks.  The company is witnessing market share growth in several of its core segments, a testament to the customer acceptance of its new products
    • Product quality and uptime has been a strong and ongoing focus across the entire company.  Navistar has introduced a number of new powertrains to its truck line-up, including the International® A26 12.4L diesel.  
    • Our alliance with Volkswagen Truck and Bus increases our global scale, strengthens our competitiveness, and provides our customers with expanded access to cutting-edge products, technology and services.
    • Superior parts and services offering throughout the country via our distribution channel
    • Best in class non-asset based products that enable our customers to not only create value for themselves but for their customers as well


    The VP Parts Distribution Operations is responsible for development, implementation and execution of the company's parts inventory and distribution strategy.


    • Responsible for cost effective distribution of product from point of manufacture to point of retail sale.
    • Manages aftermarket supply chain operations including the flow of product, documentation, and electronic information.
    • Plans, directs, controls, coordinates and evaluates aftermarket part supply chain management policies in all or several of the following areas: distribution, company and dealer inventory management, warehousing, packaging, and transportation.
    • Works cross-functionally every day with parts sales, product, marketing, customer service and pricing as well as production supply chain, production planning, and procurement on a more limited basis.
    • Selects, develops, and evaluates personnel to ensure the efficient operation of the function

    Position Purpose and Requirements

    Responsible for overseeing product and/or service operations functions in a non-manufacturing environment for a company site(s). Leads site efforts to develop and improve non-manufacturing operations through efficient and effective integrated processes, implementing common management processes/services to leverage organization resources. Directs operations review of cost and service structures, productivity measures and delivery methods to achieve planned targets.  Selects, develops and evaluates personnel to ensure the efficient operation of the function.


    Basic Requirements:

    • Bachelor’s degree and at least 14 years of operations management experience
    • At least 6 years of management experience


    • Master’s degree and at least 12 years of operations management experience
    • At least 6 years of management experience


    • At least 16 years of operations management experience
    • At least 6 years of management experience

    Additional Requirements

    • Qualified candidates, excluding current Navistar employees, must be legally authorized on an unrestricted basis (US Citizen, Legal Permanent Resident, Refugee or Asylee) to be employed in the United States. Navistar does not anticipate providing employment related work sponsorship for this position (e.g., H-1B status)



    • Business Acumen

    • Drive for Results

    • Organizational Agility

    • Action Oriented

    • Positive Attitude


    Compliance/Marketing Requirements

    Visit us at www.Navistar.com to discover more about our organization


    It's Uptime at International


    Navistar is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, and other legally protected characteristics.

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