Supply Chain Analyst - Transportation

Brookfield, Wisconsin

Date Posted: 4/21/2021

Job Snapshot

Employee Type: Full-time
Date Posted: 4/21/2021

Job Description


    • Collaborate with the Supply Chain, Sourcing and Distribution teams to refine modeling needs for network and transportation analysis
    • Work cross functionally with Supply Chain, Sourcing and Distribution teams to meet the needs of the business
    • Conduct ad hoc transportation and network analyses as requested under tight timelines
    • Continue to evolve both the data model and the reports as we bring on additional transportation partners and platforms
    • Analyze current state of transit lead times, and dwell times
    • Develop models to maintain "actual" estimates of receipt times in MRP / planning systems
    • Assess real-time visibility platforms / data connectivity
    • Establish EDI connections with freight forwarders


    • Hands-on experience using analytical/statistical methods
    • Experience in consulting or 3PL space with transportation and network analysis
    • Understanding of inventory placement impacts on holding costs and transportation costs and experience modeling the impacts of each.
    • Deep experience in network modeling
    • An understanding of BI solutions best practices and common pitfalls from architectural design, data source, ingestion, storage, analysis and visualization
    • Highly analytical and proven ability to solve problems with limited instruction on day-to-day work and collaborate on methods and procedures for new assignments
    • Proven ability to manage your workload, organize and prioritize tasks, and clearly communicate status
    • Strong relational database background with hands-on experience building reports and dashboards. Preferred tool set: SQL, Excel, html
    • Prefer bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Mathematics, Statistics, Applied Mathematics, Engineering, Business or related experience
    • Must be authorized to work in the US. We will not be sponsoring visas for this role at this time.
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