North American Logistics Operations Analyst

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North American Logistics Operations Analyst
Job Summary:
The Americas North American Logistics Operations Analyst position is comprised of the following responsibilities:
ΓΆΒ ΒΆ Develop, enable, support and execute North American projects within logistics that drive systems and process best practices
ΓΆΒ ΒΆ Accountable to deliver cost savings, customer service, carbon reduction, and external collaboration activities across the Americas
ΓΆΒ ΒΆ Lead continuous improvement projects through the application of harmonized business processes
ΓΆΒ ΒΆ Lead efforts that optimize current and future strategy and ways of working for Transportation and Warehousing
ΓΆΒ ΒΆ Interface with local operations and service partners and manage relationships with third party providers
ΓΆΒ ΒΆ Provide critical analysis that shapes and supports the North American logistics strategy
ΓΆΒ ΒΆ Lead internal and external operational benchmarking activities across the Americas and globally
ΓΆΒ ΒΆ To understand the strategic interdependencies and linkages with other North American and Global Supply Chain processes and systems
Key Responsibilities:
ΓΆΒ ΒΆ Logistics cost reduction through network optimization of inbound, primary, and secondary transportation. Lead North American operational process design and implementation.
ΓΆΒ ΒΆ Execution of logistics systems pilots and implementation support across North America
ΓΆΒ ΒΆ Participate in and provide detailed analysis for W&T; improvement projects including Cost to Serve, Network Design, Operational Benchmarking and Capacity Optimization
ΓΆΒ ΒΆ Monitor performance against agreed Key Performance Indicators (KPIs), and lead implementation of process improvements that will enable our business to provide better Customer Service while lowering our cost structure
ΓΆΒ ΒΆ Customer service improvement through warehouse and transportation loss reduction using TPM tools and methodology
ΓΆΒ ΒΆ Carbon reduction through development of route optimization, lane matching, closed loops and external collaboration activities
ΓΆΒ ΒΆ North American inbound network strategy, optimization of existing collect freight, cost decoupling initiatives for supplier pre-paid freight and systems capabilities development for improved reporting & visibility.
Key Requirements:
ΓΆΒ ΒΆ Bachelor's Degree Required
ΓΆΒ ΒΆ MBA Degree a plus
ΓΆΒ ΒΆ Ability to travel 25% of the time.
ΓΆΒ ΒΆ 3-5 years of work experience with a clear competence in Logistics and Supply Chain. Strong understanding of order to cash processes, deployment, warehousing and transportation.
ΓΆΒ ΒΆ Strong commutation skills is a must
Key Requirements
Unilever offers a competitive compensation package which includes: Medical & Dental Plans, Life Insurance, including eligible spouses, domestic partners & children; Health Care Flexible Spending, Dependent Care, Retirement & Savings Plans, Tuition Reimbursement, Paid Vacation and Holidays.
Please note: as part of the job application, you will be asked to complete pre-screening questions. Completion of the pre-screening questions are mandatory in order to be considered. Please allow yourself plenty of time to complete both the application and pre-screening questions. If the pre-screening questions are partially answered or not at all, it will adversely affect the progress of your application. Please be aware that you will have to complete the pre-screening questions at once as you will be unable to return to it later.
Employment is subject to verification of pre-employment drug-screening results and background investigation.

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