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Posted December 16th

Logistics Analyst

Dallas, Texas

Employer

Southern Glazer's Wine & Spirits

Industry

Distributor

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Posted December 16th

Logistics Analyst

Dallas, Texas

Job Description

Overview

The Logistics Analyst is responsible for freight analysis, carrier performance, system maintenance, and other various logistics tasks.

Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Process freight claims based on shipping discrepancies
  • Facilitate intercompany stock transfer order (STO) process
  • Analyze and provide recommendations on freight costs to support product margin price decisions
  • Research, identify and recommend lead time variability opportunities for improvement measures
  • Execute state to state product transfers
  • Monitor carrier performance based on scheduled pickup and delivery times
  • Ensure SAP parameters are set correctly and communicated to all carriers
  • Determine potential cost saving methods to pick up product from different vendors in same regions
  • Route import shipments effectively, optimizing container space
  • Communicate shipment exceptions to internal business stakeholders
  • Investigate delayed PO's by working with carriers, suppliers, purchasing, and other process owners
  • Expedite PO's to reduce out-of-stock inventory
  • Communicate with distribution centers for expedited receiving
  • Perform other related duties as assigned


Qualifications

Minimum Qualifications:
  • Bachelor's Degree and 3 years of experience or equivalent education and related experience
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite
  • Strong organization, multi-tasking and time management skills
  • Experience comprehension for translating results data within SAP
  • Basic knowledge of logistics industry terminology and best practices


Physical Demands:
  • Physical demands with activity or condition for a considerable amount of time include sitting and typing/keyboarding using a computer (e.g., keyboard, mouse, and monitor) or adding machine
  • Physical demands with activity or condition may include occasional to rare amount of time include walking, bending, reaching, standing, and stooping
  • May require occasional lifting/lowering, pushing, carrying, or pulling up to 20lbs