Summary of Position (Job Purpose) - Major purpose and functions of the position.
Provide operational and analytical support to all areas of the Transportation Department
Works closely with the Transportation management team and personnel from other departments
Improve department performance through analysis involving freight expense, carrier performance, procedural evaluations, carrier pricing and service proposals, and other new initiatives
Responsible for day-to-day operational execution, follow-up and customer service within the Transportation department
Principal Duties and Responsibilities The primarv tasks the associate will perform during his/her work schedule.
Duties and responsibilities could cross over Imports, Inbound, and/or Outbound
Coordinate and maintain ocean carrier performance metrics and scorecards.
Develop and analyze shipping data, generate reports, and identify opportunities for process improvement.
Coordinate and maintain databases of Customs entry detail. Develop analysis tools to assist in routine compliance reviews and measurements.
Analyze EDI data flows between service providers and Dollar Tree's execution platform. Resolve service failures and implement processes for continual improvement.
Review and revise global logistics procedures to support legal, efficient, and cost effective transport of all Dollar Tree's import shipments with guidance from the Transportation management team.
Complete other analysis, reporting, projects and duties as assigned by the Transportation management team.
Minimum Requirements/Qualifications - Summary of knowledge, experience and education required.
Bachelor's Degree or equivalent work experience (at least 4 years of logistics work experience for non-bachelor degree holders).
Proficiency in MS Excel, MS Word, and MS Powerpoint.
Demonstrated understanding of basic principles of Logistics and Distribution
Group or individual project work that demonstrated problem solving and analytical strength or comparable experience in the work force.
Ability to effectively communicate, both verbally and in writing, logistics procedures within the department and outside of the department.
Demonstrated ability to multi-task and to meet project deadlines.
Microsoft Power Point
Transportation Management Systems
Complex Problem Solving
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