Lennox International (LII) is a leading global provider of innovative climate control solutions for heating, ventilation, air conditioning, and refrigeration (HVACR) markets.Beginning over a century ago, Lennox International has built a strong heritage of Innovation and Responsibility. Our position as an innovation leader continually inspires us to promote more efficient energy use and a healthier environment through our product operations. Our engaged and diverse workforce is committed to providing climate control solutions that provide the most value and comfort for our customers. We are proud to have instilled a shared sense of responsibility and commitment among our approximately 10,000 employees located throughout North America, South America, Europe, and Asia.
Under direct, supervision evaluates and designs transportation and distribution procedures to maximize delivery efficiency. Assists in research and analysis of freight costs and classifications, delivery methods, and delivery schedules to minimize delivery costs and maximize customer satisfaction.
Working knowledge of Freight pay and audit processes. Maintain databases of freight costs and transportation networks. May assist in negotiating transportation rates in accordance to company guidelines and standards. Assists in analysis of transportation costs, equipment availability, and service levels. Conducts cost studies to develop negotiating leverage, evaluates alternatives and reduces costs. May assist in coordinating foreign merchandise production, quota, customs documentation, and transportation. May work with customs officials to work out delays and obtain release of incoming freight.
Requires a bachelor's degree or an equivalent combination of education and experience. Knows principles and methods for moving people or goods by air, rail, sea, or road, including the relative costs and benefits. Knows some industry and regulatory trends. Must have basic knowledge about Transportation Management Systems. Must have effective written and oral communication skills.
- Distribution (Business)