Job Vacancy Transportation Analyst LanceSoft


Job title: Transportation Analyst

Company: LanceSoft

Job description: Job Description

Title: Senior Transportation Analyst

Location: Piscataway, NJ 08854

Duration: 12 Months

Hybrid schedule: 3 days onsite in Piscataway, NJ and 2 days remotely

Position is based in an office environment

May need to travel to local facility in Lebanon, PA once or twice a year

Description:

  • The Senior Transportation Analyst, Exports serves as the single point of contact for managing shipments from Company US, Puerto Rico, and Dominican Republic sites to Company foreign affiliates in 90+ countries. Shipments are managed from multiple sites, including Company-operated Distribution Centers, Company manufacturing facilities, and 3rd party vendors’ locations across 3 Segments.
  • The Senior Transportation Analyst, Exports is responsible for daily transportation/logistics in coordination with freight forwarders, shipping sites, US-based Operating Companies, and Company foreign affiliates.
  • Another key component of the role is identifying and implementing process improvements to drive increased efficiency and customer satisfaction.
  • This role is also tasked with identifying cost savings opportunities.
  • The process improvement projects, and cost savings opportunities require strong analytical and project management skills.
  • Manage daily shipments from Distribution Centers and Manufacturing facilities to Company foreign affiliates.
  • Ensuring export compliance of export documentation, and supporting product launches, quality events, sourcing events and communication between freight forwarders, shipping sites, and other Stakeholders.
  • Leverage export process and industry expertise to implement improvements into overall business strategy. Serve as Subject Matter Expert and Project Management Lead for cost savings and service improvement initiatives.
  • Partner with key stakeholders to develop training and deliver business updates.
  • Partner with Sourcing Team for validation of lane requirements and implementation of selected service providers or mode changes
  • Communicate to business partners any industry-related, governmental, or weather-related changes that may impact the business
  • Take lead as subject matter expert in the set-up and review for new shipping lanes (Customer Profiles, routings, SOPs, coordination w/Compliance Team).
  • Understanding of US Customs requirements, Export Compliance Regulations is required.
  • Strong analytical skills, project management is required.
  • Ability to drive successful business processes and solutions are preferred
  • Ability to influence others through effective communications and working relationships with diverse functional areas within client are preferred
  • Company distribution centers and manufacturing plants – varying levels of interaction with Company and third party run facilities in order to address facility-specific initiatives or business needs
  • Transportation providers – daily interaction to assist in shipment scheduling, addressing service issues.
  • Daily/weekly interaction with various functions in approx. 20 Operating Companies on strategic initiatives and day-to-day business needs
  • Company Overseas Affiliates – as needed interaction with affiliates in the case of escalated service issues, the arrangement of customized transportation solutions, and as-needed new customer set-up, SOP development.

Education:

  • Required: BA/BS
  • Desirable: MA/MS/MBA
  • 0 to 2 years’ experience

Expected salary: $20 – 23.59 per hour

Location: Piscataway, NJ

Job date: Wed, 29 Jun 2022 23:09:48 GMT

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