A Logistics Sr. Analyst uses analytical methods and a variety of tools to understand, predict, improve and/or control Logistics operations and processes. Sr. Logistics Analysts are responsible for data management, analyzing performance, identifying problems, and developing recommendations that support Logistics management. Solves problems by considering courses of action within the framework of business goals and standards. Operates with minimal supervision and once given general assignments, prioritizes and executes tasks. Provides and communicates recommendations to upper management. Mentors and guides Logistics Analysts in daily work tasks. Must be a self starter, detail oriented, able to support and lead multiple projects, possess excellent communication skills, work well with a team, interact with multiple levels and functions with the Logistics organization, and able to manage vendor/business relationships.
Daily project activity coordination for multiple large scale initiatives such as Supply Chain Sync, Manual Floor Load, and Breakpack enhancement Implementation.
Developing and executing score carding for project and key organizational metrics to evaluate the performance to business case of those projects.
Performs forecasting, development and implementation of process improvement opportunities associated with assigned projects
Performs analysis in support of requested business and systemic enhancements which will result in cost savings to the company
MAJOR TASKS, RESPONSIBILITIES AND KEY ACCOUNTABILITIES
25%-Utilizes quantitative skills to create and analyze reports to support business execution. Supports the business through ad-hoc queries, and
maintains reports from a variety of resources as specific to department or organizational needs
25%-Develops business tools and solutions based on knowledge, product or technology. Identifies Logistics process improvement opportunities through strategic thinking, critical thinking and analysis
20%-Provides recommendations to senior management. Mentors and guides Logistics Analysts
20%-Performs data management through data mining/data modeling/data analysis/cost/benefit analysis/process mapping/%/or problem
analysis while executing day to day processes related to area of responsibility. Develops & maintains cost estimates, forecasts, and cost models. Supports business through ad-hoc queries & maintains reports
10%-Manages vendor/business partner relationships
NATURE AND SCOPE
This position reports to Manager of Sr Manager
This position has no Direct Reports
ENVIRONMENTAL JOB REQUIREMENTS
Located in a comfortable indoor area. Any unpleasant conditions would be infrequent and not objectionable.
Typically requires overnight travel less than 10% of the time.