Logistics Analyst - Davidson, North Carolina United States - 35088

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JOB DESCRIPTION

Job #: 35088
Title: Logistics Analyst
Job Location: Davidson, North Carolina - United States
Employment Type:
Salary: contact recruiter for details
Employer Will Recruit From: Local
Relocation Paid?: NO

WHY IS THIS A GREAT OPPORTUNITY?


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JOB DESCRIPTION

POSITION SUMMARY:

The Logistics Analyst is responsible for the analysis and reporting of logistics information. This position works cross-functionally to determine ways to optimize service levels, improve supply chain efficiency, and minimize costs.


DUTIES and RESPONSIBILITIES:

Plans, organizes, and executes Logistics activities and projects while ensuring assigned target dates are met.
Participates in the assessment and review of project design alternatives and design change proposal impacts.
Strong participation in team activities, establishing task priorities, scheduling, and tracking project assignments while providing the appropriate guidance to cross-functional team members.
Performs daily audits and maintains manifest tables within the AS/400 system to ensure optimized routing and order fulfillment.  
Identifies and solves problems by designing and implementing systematic solutions.
Creates or revises standard operating procedures for logistics processes.
Evaluates costs and identifies any potential improvement opportunities associated with expanding ground service territory network through the use of existing programs.
Generates monthly reporting regarding UPS shipments and provides ongoing analysis.
Performs a quarterly profitability analysis of existing programs.
Fosters the culture in the department and throughout the company to ensure unity of purpose and fulfillment of the company's mission.
Participation in special projects and performs additional duties as required.
 

EDUCATION and EXPERIENCE:

Bachelor’s degree or the equivalent required.
Minimum of three years of analytical experience required.
Project Management experience preferred.
 

SKILLS:

Computer proficiency in Word Processing, Excel or Access spreadsheet software required.
Excellent time management and organization skills required.
Excellent verbal and written communication skills required.
 

OTHER REQUIREMENTS:

A valid driver’s license and the ability to travel up to 10% of the time are required.

QUALIFICATIONS

Education:
University - Bachelor's Degree/3-4 Year Degree