Job Vacancy Transportation Analyst III Caterpillar

Job title: Transportation Analyst III

Company: Caterpillar

Job description: Career Area: Logistics

Job Description:

At Caterpillar, we work to help our customers build a better world. Without our team of talented, bright and driven individuals, we wouldn’t be the Caterpillar we are today. Now, this is your chance to join our team and do work that matters. We want you to help us enable customer success, make progress possible around the world and help our communities grow and thrive. We are looking for a dynamic, organized self-starter to join our Product Support and Logistics Division as a Transportation Analyst III.

The Product Support and Logistics Division (PSLD) is one of the most innovative divisions within Caterpillar. In PSLD, as within all of Caterpillar, our priority is our customers and helping them build a better world. We touch nearly every element of the services value stream from procurement to design and manufacturing to distribution. PSLD is responsible for Aftermarket Parts Distribution of Cat Parts, Integrated Logistics, segment Procurement and the design and manufacture of Wear Components (Undercarriage and GET) and Maintenance Components (Seals, Tubes & Hardware, Hose & Couplings, Fluids and Filters).

We’re committed to our customers, who build a better world with our products, services and solutions. We understand and show the value of why they should always choose us. We’re exploring new ideas and opportunities – innovating to discover the breakthroughs necessary for tomorrow’s growth.

Through it all, we are – creating and delivering world-class components and solutions superior to the competition.

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A Transportation Analyst III manages the movement of Prime Product from facility to dealership or end customer. It is the first line of contact for dealer questions, concerns, and requests regarding transportation of shipments.

Job Duties/Responsibilities may include, but are not limited to:

Oversee the end to end transportation of Prime Product orders to North America dealers

Provide oversight to Trade Lane Analysts in support of dealer delivery requirements and overall experience

Work effectively with diverse, multi-functional teams to apply the supply chain planning process and lead team efforts to develop optimal order-delivery transportation flow

Establish metrics to ensure the most effective methods are implemented in reducing in-transit inventory and eliminating waste in the transportation process

Conduct regular governance and performance updates for dealers within assigned Trade Lane

Identify and execute process improvements and cost mitigation and savings within the Trade Lane, benefiting the dealers, product group, and customers

Establish relationships within the multi-modal transportation network, compliant with the Caterpillar Code of Conduct

Basic Qualifications:

Bachelor’s Degree or 2+ years of experience in Transportation, Logistics, Supply Chain Operations, Orders and/or Freight Forwarding

Experience working with data analysis

Previous experience in customer service

Proficient in Microsoft Office (Word, PowerPoint, SharePoint, etc.)

Top Candidates will also have:

Proven customer focus, dealer experience, management skills and the ability to communicate clearly in a global environment

Leadership skills to effectively lead supply chain improvements making the best use of available resources

Knowledge and understanding of ocean, rail and truck transportation modes and terminology

Thorough understanding of company policies and procedures

Knowledge of Caterpillar Prime Product

Knowledge of CMOPS, MACH1, GT Nexus, and Salesforce (eViz)

Previous experience in Supply Chain Planning and/or Freight Forwarding

Previous Import/Export experience

Previous experience with Tableau

Leadership skills to effectively action End to End Transportation Cost studies with multiple groups within Caterpillar (Orders Team, Procurement, Origin TLM Organization, Load Planning, etc.)

Strong analytical and problem-solving skills, and the ability to creatively solve complex problems

Ability to communicate clearly in a global environment

Additional Information:

This position does not offer relocation

This position requires 15% or less travel

Final Details

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This employer is not currently hiring foreign national applicants that require or will require sponsorship tied to a specific employer, such as H, L, TN, F, J, E, O. As a global company, Caterpillar offers many job opportunities outside of the U.S. which can be found through our employment website at . #Li

EEO/AA Employer. All qualified individuals – Including minorities, females, veterans and individuals with disabilities – are encouraged to apply.

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Expected salary:

Location: Morton, IL

Job date: Fri, 08 Jul 2022 05:43:28 GMT

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