Transportation Analytics Manager

Transportation Analytics Manager

In this newly created role and as part of the Corporate North American Transportation team, you will be a liaison among customers, carriers and the internal business units in terms of spend management, freight recovery, transportation optimization analytics, quarterly business reviews, carrier management/negotiation and project management.

Responsibilities:

  • Develop and execute transportation optimization tools
  • Lead analyses, document findings, prepare presentations, present recommended design options and required actions then implement strategy while collaborating with stakeholders
  • Ensure risk mitigation plans are in place and transportation costs are controlled
  • Develop new and enhance existing operational models in order to improve efficiency, customer experience and drive potential savings
  • Manage the implementation of new programs / projects as well as ensure financial targets are met using strong analytical and auditing practices
  • Provide a strategic and professional approach to the management of relationships between our customers and our transportation providers
  • Work cross functionally with other departments (Shipping, Quality, Customer Service, Sales, etc.) to improve overall service and delivery performance
  • Manage RFP (Request For Proposal) processes in order to meet operational service requirements and to achieve best total value in the selection of transportation services for varying modes of transportation
  • Resolve customer transportation challenges as needed
  • Proactively monitor, measure, and report carrier and service provider performance
  • Provide operations training and guidance to newly acquired carriers

Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree from accredited university in Business, Logistics, Finance or related field
  • 3 to 5+ years’ experience in Transportation/Logistics/Finance
  • Business acumen and analytical skills in Transportation/Logistics/Finance
  • Experience using TMS
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Excellent interpersonal skills, strong project management and team building skills
  • Proficient skills using Microsoft Office
  • Strong negotiation and project management skills

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