Sample Job Description Logistics Analyst

Sample Job Description Logistics Analyst

Job Description:

Provides analytical support and metrics reporting for all third-party logistics operations.

  • Maintains and publishes monthly third-party logistics Operational Performance metrics
  •  Maintains and publishes monthly third-party logistics space projections
  • Tracks and regularly reports third-party logistics Productivity Performance
  • Tracks and regularly reports third-party logistics unit cost and supplies spending
  • Conducts site labor and space capacity analyses in support of seasonal volume surge activity
  • Creates and monitors metrics to insure effective use of raw material cross dock operation
  •  Conducts ongoing network analyses in support of Customer Logistics Team
  • Conducts ongoing network analyses in support of cost reduction opportunities
  • Conducts EVA analyses for Freight / Lead Time / Inventory projects

Minimum Requirements:

  • Associates Degree in Logistics, Supply Chain Management, Business, or related field.
  • Or, 2-5 years experience in manufacturing, transportation, warehousing, or distribution support role.
  • Should have strong analytical, organizational, planning, and communication skills.
  • Experience with ERP or WMS systems a plus.
  • Advanced use of Microsoft Access and Excel to gather, manipulate and analyze large sets of data is a must.
  • Visual Basic and SQL experience is a plus.