Senior Logistics Analyst in Oak Brook, IL at TreeHouse Foods

Date Posted: 9/8/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Employee Type:

Full time

Location:

IL Oak Brook

Job Type:

Supply Chain Logistics

Job Posting Title:

Senior Logistics Analyst

Job Description:

Position Summary:

  • Responsible for supporting the Logistics team with ongoing reporting by utilizing all the Treehouse operating systems.
  • Partner with internal groups (Warehouse operations, Transportation operations, Finance, IT, Commercial Excellence, Customer Service, Customer Logistics, Transportation Analyst, etc) to develop and implement updates to improve known issues.
  • Leverage and monitor current metrics against forecasts and provide options and recommendations.

Position Responsibilities:

  • Data extract and organizing utilizing all company systems available.
  • Create and maintain performance measurement reporting/tracking metrics against projected forecasts and raise variances appropriately. Report out variances on regular cadence.
  • Analyze existing network conducting cost-benefit analysis and further identify improvement opportunities. Effectively communicate analysis inputs/outputs to business owners.
  • Develop internal processes to periodically review and support network change requests, as well as serving as data point in operational due diligence in planning efforts.
  • Interact with employee counterparts and internal resources to identify requirements, constraints, and objectives of a given logistics problem. Once work is complete, prepare support for designs, options and cost analysis with an associated ROI.
  • Support Logistics Team in cost savings projects and initiatives as directed.
  • Serve as backup to Transportation Analyst.
  • Assist in various Logistics projects.
  • Maintain SOP documents and create new ones as needed.

Qualifications:

Required-

  • Two years’ experience in Logistics (Transportation/Warehouse)
  • Preferred experience in data extract, analysis of data metrics and reporting, preparing cost benefit analysis.
  • Experienced Analytical professional with hands on experience in developing and deploying mathematical/financial models in Logistics specifically.
  • Familiarity with various Logistics areas such as planning, forecasting, transportation, warehousing, inventory management, and budgeting.
  • Highly skilled data ability in various platforms, MS ACCESS and EXCEL.
  • Highly skilled in supply chain analytics.
  • SAP systems experience is a plus.
  • Good understanding of enterprise system/functional modules, such as SAP Planning(APO),TMS, WMS, etc.
  • An experienced and well-rounded candidate who can draw from their logistics background involving transportation, warehousing, reverse logistics, customs compliance, international trade, and inventory management.
  • Ability to learn new skills and analytical tools quickly.
  • Ability to communicate complex concepts in easy to understand language and strong interpersonal skills to work within fast pace team work environment.

Education:

Bachelor’s Degree Required – Type: Industrial Engineering, Supply Chain Management, Operations Management/Research, Logistics, Business or Equivalent

Working Conditions:

Travel (other than driving)

Enter % of time

5%

Disability Assistance
TreeHouse Foods is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer and offers opportunities to all job seekers, including those with disabilities.  If you need a reasonable accommodation to assist with your job search or application for employment, please contact us by sending an email to disability-accommodations@treehousefoods.com. In your email please include a description of the specific accommodation you are requesting and a description of the position for which you are applying.

EEO Considerations

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, citizenship, disability or protected veteran status.

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