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Transportation Analyst

Gateway Recruiting, INC.
Hercules, CA
  • Posted: over a month ago
  • Full-Time
Job Description

The Transportation Analyst will implement the global transportation strategy and support the manufacturing sites and DCs to optimize current processes and costs of the inbound/outbound transportation for finished goods and raw materials.

  • Receives general instructions and work objectives with key priorities and initiatives assigned by the Director of Global Transportation
  • Implements freight cost saving projects, e.g., freight mode optimization, shipments consolidation, freight audit & payment
  • Supports transportation RFP and proposal analysis
  • Negotiates freight rates, reviews, and manages global rate cards with Transportation Service Providers (TSPs)
  • Ensures TSPs deliver the services as committed, e.g., on-time, in-full deliveries, cold chain requirements, invoice accuracy, SOP, and contract management, QBR schedule, and monthly report setup
  • Collects and analyzes transportation reports produced by TSPs to identify and develop the cost-saving and service improvement opportunities
  • Works with Trade Compliance and TSPs collaboratively to ensure a seamless door-to-door delivery -
  • Manages and implements contingency plans to minimize service disruption and ensure business continuity
  • Ensures all freight invoices are audited/coded and submitted to Accounts Payable within payment terms that are set
  • Other duties as assigned
  • Typically requires a bachelor’s degree with 10+ years of industry experience
  • 6+ years of global transportation experience is required
  • Advanced analytical skills, advanced Excel user
  • SAP experience
  • Experience in transporting temperature-sensitive goods

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Gateway Recruiting, INC.


Hercules, CA


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