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OUTBOUND TRANSPORTATION LOGISTICS ANALYST at Dollar Tree Stores

OUTBOUND TRANSPORTATION LOGISTICS ANALYST

Dollar Tree Stores Chesapeake, VA Full-Time
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Summary of Position (Job Purpose) - Major purpose and functions of the position.

• Provide operational, analytical, and information system support to all areas of the outbound transportation team, to include reporting development and execution, as well as systems refinement and support

• Work closely with the functional transportation teams, supply chain leadership and other departments to fulfill their systems and analytics requirements; ultimately improving supply chain performance, reducing company landed cost

Principal Duties and Responsibilities -

The primary tasks the associate will perform during his/her work schedule.

  • Provide support to team completing daily routing process to accomplish the highest transportation service level at the lowest possible cost through correct modal and carrier selection.
  • Suggest, develop and maintain analysis tools to enhance operational measurements, define financial costs, ensure SLA compliance and support budget execution
  • Facilitate effective communication between the stores and transportation to report logistics cost, service standards, and transport plan throughout the supply chain.
  • Complete other analysis, reporting, projects, system administration functions and duties as assigned by the Transportation management team.
  • Successfully execute system testing to a standard
  • Participate in the development of and support deployment of new technology solutions, existing system upgrades and processes for inbound transportation

• Maintain appropriate level of confidentiality and professionalism within the organization, across vendors and carriers

• Serve as operational backup to Outbound Routing Analyst, as necessary, to ensure completion of daily departmental responsibilities

• Complete other tasks as required

Minimum Requirements/Qualifications- Summary of knowledge, experience and education required

• Bachelor’s Degree in Supply Chain, Data Analytics, or Information Systems, or equivalent data analysis work experience (3 years)

• Advance Proficiency in MS Office Suite, to include using formulas, writing macros, V-look-up

• Data governance or data management experience

• Experience working as a team or individually to successfully deploy complex projects

• Demonstrated problem solving and analytical strengths

• Dynamic and agile work style

• Polite and professional, exhibiting a desire to support the needs of others

• Ability to be successful in a changing environment and be successful with the ambiguity of change

• Strong organizational and problem solving skills

• Detail oriented

• Strong written and verbal communication stills

• Ability to manage numerous projects simultaneously

Desired Qualifications - Desired but not required.

• Practical working knowledge of Oracle Transportation Management System

• The ability to interpret / understand EDI transactions.

• Experience or education in statistics and/or financial reporting.

• Ability to write and understand SQL

This is not to be considered a complete list of job duties, as they may be amended or added to as needed.

 

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