Job Vacancy Transportation Planner Wayfair

Job title: Transportation Planner

Company: Wayfair

Job description: SHIFT: 4:00 PM- 12:30 AM MONDAY-FRIDAY (NIGHT SHIFT)

What You’ll Do

  • Responsible for the daily coordination and execution of cross-dock and regional multi-stop truckload and LTL activities within a defined regional footprint in the US.
  • Create and manage a daily dispatch/load out plan for the Wayfair Operations team to ensure timely movement of merchandise.
  • Manage daily upwards of 300 emails, text and or phone calls between drivers, our suppliers and our corporate team members.
  • Liaise with key stakeholders to provide a 360-degree view of merchandise flow.
  • Identify and communicate any exception or at-risk shipments, and offer solutions to ensure timely flow of goods.
  • Manage carrier partners to ensure daily execution of all movements, review performance and develop improvements to the supply chain based on business priorities.
  • Serve as the key operational contact for warehousing sites and carrier partners.
  • Uphold Wayfair Standard Operating Procedures and Key Performance Indicators across the transportation network.
  • Work with Wayfair site leaders to identify opportunities to improve Volumetrics and reduce damages.

What You’ll Need

  • 1+ years of Logistics or Operations experience
  • Proven track record in building relationships and handling operational exceptions with appropriate communication, and levels of engagement.
  • Experience with JDA, Oracle, Manhattan or similar Transportation Management Systems.
  • Demonstrated examples of process improvement and KPI measurement and reporting.
  • Proficient in Excel and/or Google Sheets
  • Experience with SQL preferred but not required.
  • Able to work well with multiple cross functional teams.

Expected salary:

Location: Perris, CA

Job date: Fri, 08 Jul 2022 22:10:46 GMT

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