The Supply Chain Analyst maintains solutions as it relates to the customer agreement and recommend and implement changes to improve efficiency, provide cost savings or reduce support. This position requires customer interactions and be capable of representing Penske in customer meetings. This position works collectively between Operations, Engineering and Technology to support logistics solutions and tactical/strategic cost savings opportunities (transportation or packaging related). The Supply Chain Analyst is responsible for managing Transportation Management business processes including shipment route plan optimization and execution to ensure that Penske???s solutions are meeting customer requirements. This position will be a mix of transportation and packaging management.
Major Responsibilities :
Analyze packaging data, route schedules or load plans, historical activity, and/or customer trends in order to provide recommendations for improvements to routing efficiency, solution effectiveness, cost savings opportunities.
Conduct part packaging audits and analyze/propose packaging related savings opportunities.
Support the design and implementation of a developed supply chain solution.
Handle reoccurring analysis and tasks driving continuous cost savings initiatives.
Examine current processes and implement or recommend improvements to drive out waste.
Proactively monitor and manage key performance indicators and execute root cause analysis utilizing TM operating systems
Work with internal/external stakeholders (i.e. customers, suppliers) in resolving problems and coordinating solution implementations.
Travel to customer locations to participate and/or conduct lean events (I.e. packaging audits).
Meets customer deadlines and provide required analysis and designs.
Develop/maintain metrics dashboards that highlight customer specific analytics.
Applies network changes and synchronizes execution with TM system.
Maps and documents standard operating processes.
Use discretion and independent judgment to answer customer requests and propose solutions.
$1,000 SIGN ON BONUS
Paid Time Off
Medical, Dental, and Vision Insurance
401K with company match.
Associate Referral Program
High School Diploma or equivalent required, Bachelor's degree preferred
1 year of inventory/auditing/transportation experience preferred
Fundamental understanding of transportation, supply chain and logistics
Ability to learn and operate various inventory and transportation management systems, in addition to extension applications.
Ability to follow processes and procedures
Data Analysis skills required
Strong problem solving and time management skills required
Must have strong verbal and written communication skills
Ability to work independently and multi task required
Ability to follows process and standard procedures
Experience analyzing large sets of data preferred
Advanced computer skills including Excel and Outlook required
Regular, predictable, full attendance is an essential function of the job
Willingness to travel as necessary, work the hours necessary to accomplish the job duties, work at the specific location required, complete Penske employment application, submit to a background investigation (to include past employment, education, and criminal history) and drug screening.
-The physical and mental demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an associate to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals
with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
-The associate will be required to: read; communicate verbally and/or in written form; remember and analyze certain information; and remember and understand certain instructions or guidelines.
-While performing the duties of this job, the associate may be required to stand, walk, and sit. The associate is frequently required to use hands to touch, handle, and feel, and to reach with hands and arms. The associate must be able to occasionally lift and/or move up to 25lbs/12kg.
-Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and the ability to adjust focus.
Penske is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
About Penske Logistics
Penske Logistics is a wholly owned subsidiary of Penske Truck Leasing. With operations in North America, South America, Europe and Asia, Penske Logistics provides supply chain management and logistics services to leading companies around the world. Penske Logistics delivers value through its design, planning and execution in transportation, warehousing and freight management. Visit www.PenskeLogistics.com to learn more.
Work Locations :
3000 Auburn Dr 3000 Auburn Dr
Beachwood, OH 44122
Primary Location : United States-Ohio-Beachwood
Job : Logistics/Supply Chain
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