Logistics Analyst

  • location: Framingham, MA
  • type: Contract
  • salary: $25 per hour
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job description

Logistics Analyst

job summary:
Transportation/Logistics Analyst - Framingham, MA

Position Overview:

The Transportation / Logistic Analyst position is responsible to coordinate the movement of company Inbound goods from multiple vendors into various company operated consolidation locations.

Primary Responsibilities of Transportation/Logistics Analyst:

  • The Logistics Analyst will be required to track, trace and log shipments to ensure that Purchase Order status updates are maintained and communicated from order pickup through final delivery.
  • Oversee logistics providers to ensure high standards of supply chain are met, which includes on time booking, tendering, shipping and delivering. Analyze reports to manage incoming volumes and insure on time metrics are being met.
  • Track and Trace cargo with vendors, facilities and carriers to resolve issues and delays.
  • Monitor incoming EDI and highlight challenges with carriers as needed; Oversee vendor alignment and carrier visibility; Manage and execute timely communications surrounding issues being encountered in the Supply chain and suggested solutions.
  • Assist in problem resolution of orders within processing and expediting through to deliver
  • Work with vendors and carriers on routing cargo and tracking and tracing
  • Data entry of shipments, filing and archiving previous years shipments
Minimum Education Requirements:

-Bachelor Degree

-2-4 years of transportation/logistic experience

Essential Skills Required:

1. Excellent written and verbal communications skills

2. Excellent working knowledge of PC applications including Excel, Word, Access, V-Lookups, formulas

3. Ability to effectively work cross functionally

4. Strong problem solving skills

5. Time Management Skills

6. Ability to prioritize workload

 
location: Framingham, Massachusetts
job type: Contract
work hours: 9 to 5
education: Bachelor's degree
experience: 3 Years
 
responsibilities:
Primary Responsibilities of Transportation/Logistics Analyst:

  • The Logistics Analyst will be required to track, trace and log shipments to ensure that Purchase Order status updates are maintained and communicated from order pickup through final delivery.
  • Oversee logistics providers to ensure high standards of supply chain are met, which includes on time booking, tendering, shipping and delivering. Analyze reports to manage incoming volumes and insure on time metrics are being met.
  • Track and Trace cargo with vendors, facilities and carriers to resolve issues and delays.
  • Monitor incoming EDI and highlight challenges with carriers as needed; Oversee vendor alignment and carrier visibility; Manage and execute timely communications surrounding issues being encountered in the Supply chain and suggested solutions.
  • Assist in problem resolution of orders within processing and expediting through to deliver
  • Work with vendors and carriers on routing cargo and tracking and tracing
  • Data entry of shipments, filing and archiving previous years shipments
 
qualifications:
If you are ready to explore this career move call or email me today to discuss further - Allan Jones

(404-442-0454) or allan.jones@randstadusa.com.

 
skills: Vendor Relations, Purchasing/Procurement
Equal Opportunity Employer: Race, Color, Religion, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, National Origin, Age, Genetic Information, Disability, Protected Veteran Status, or any other legally protected group status.

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