Sr Logistics Analyst - Inbound Logistics

Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States
Sep 04, 2017
Dec 01, 2017
Employment Status
Full Time
The Sr Logistics Analyst is responsible for creating, analyzing and driving supply chain initiatives impacting the Inbound Logistics network.  The Sr Logistics Analysts partners closely with internal teams and external partners to identify needs and opportunities to create, improve or automate processes. PRINCIPAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
• Develops and executes reporting and analytics pertaining to historical and current logistics and transportation network plans and data.
• Coordinates and enhances reporting to support daily, weekly, and monthly activities.
• Develops and drives reporting and analytics across multiple teams to identify needs and opportunities while driving continuous improvements. 
• Leads business process improvements and initiatives as assigned and delegates responsibility to others within the team for contribution to the projects.
• Supports Inbound Logistics processes and procedures, serves as a consultant on multiple business processes, and participates in strategy sessions to develop solutions.
• Communicates, collaborates and engages across the organization and with supplier partners by representing Inbound Logistics point of view on key initiatives.
• Scheduling may require flexibility when working with overseas partners.MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS
• 4-year degree
• 5+ years of business experience in supply chain, logistics, and transportation
• Strong communication, collaboration and presentation skills
• Strong proficiency in Microsoft Excel and Access
• Proficient with writing and managing macros
• Strong problem solving skills
• Ability to think strategically as well as tactically
• Project management experienceDESIRED REQUIREMENTS
• Knowledge of Logistics and Transportation Management systems
• Experience working with external partners in the industry
Reports to Director Logistics Planning and Support. 
Works closely with: Inbound Logistics teams (Global and HQ), Inventory Management Operations, Merchandising, Domestic Transportation and Global Trade Services.