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Contract Logistics Engineer

Kelly Services
Smyrna, TN 37167
Kelly Services is actively seeking a **Logistics Engineer** for **Nissan** **at their** **Smyrna, TN** **location** **.**

This is a **long-term indefinite contract opportunity** to join a great team!





**JOB DESCRIPTION:**




+ The Logistics Analyst assists in the development of optimized automotive logistics and supply chain solutions through supplier improvement activities.

+ Incumbent will work as a member of the Manufacturing Strategy Planning THANKS team to develop innovative solutions that generate cost reduction opportunities in support of annual departmental savings targets.

+ Must be able to work with cross-functionally with departments from idea generation through implementation.





**DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:**




+ Analyze internal transportation data to identify cost reduction opportunities within Nissans supply chain network




+ Solicit and analysis supplier transportation data to identify cost reduction opportunities within Tier 1/N supply chain network

+ Utilizing Tier1/N data to identify candidate suppliers for logistic activity

+ Lead project team in supplier activities to identify logistic cost reductions

+ Accurately prepare cost study of current condition and proposed improvement concepts

+ Analyze current packaging and propose packaging improvements in Tier 1/N

+ Ability to create effective cost reduction summary presentations and communicate effectively to internal and external departments.

+ Coordinate projects which includes Idea Generation, Cost Validation, coordinating internal stakeholders and idea implementation

+ Possesses the ability thru good project management skills to organize, maintain and implement cost reductions proposals within their responsibility

+ Create and maintain internal reports in support of departmental objectives and KPI s

+ Travel up to 50% - Domestic and International

+ Presentation skills





**TOP DESIRED SKILLS:**




+ Warehousing experience

+ Strategy Planning

+ Route Optimization

+ Trailer Utilization



**EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:**




+ Bachelor s Degree in Supply Chain Management, Logistics, Transportation or related field is required.




+ At least five 5 years experience in Logistics is required, ten 10 years preferred.

+ Must have excellent project management and team building skills.




+ Demonstrated professionalism and must have a high degree of logic, initiative, self-organization, and creativeness.

+ Demonstrated Financial, Logistics, and Business

+ Developments skills required.

+ Organizational skills and the ability to prioritize in demanding environments with tight deadlines.

+ Possesses strong interpersonal and communications skills.



We are proud to offer employees a benefit package that is designed to enhance your well-being and reward job performance. Some of these benefits include comprehensive healthcare coverage, paid holidays, paid vacation time, compensable OT, 401(K), vehicle lease/purchase programs, and more.



Welcome to an open lane of possibility. Put yourself in the drivers seat and apply today.



As the local offices of Kelly Services do not represent the above position, please apply on-line for immediate consideration. For questions regarding this position, please email me at gigi.goswami@kellyservices.com




**Why Kelly** **** **?**



As a worker today, its up to you to take charge of your career and look for opportunities to learn, grow, and achieve your potential. Helping
you find whats next is what were all about. We know whats going on in the evolving world of workjust ask the nearly 500,000 people we employ
each year. Connecting with us means getting the support, guidance, and opportunities needed to take your career where you may have never imagined.




**About Kelly** ****



At Kelly, were always thinking about whats next and advising job seekers on new ways of working to reach their full potential. In fact, were a
leading advocate for temporary/nontraditional workstyles, because we believe they allow flexibility and tremendous growth opportunities that enable
a better way to work and live. Connecting great people with great companies is what we do best, and our employment opportunities span a wide variety
of workstyles, skill levels, and industries around the world.


Kelly is an equal opportunity employer committed to employing a diverse workforce, including, but not limited to, minorities, females,
individuals with disabilities, protected veterans, sexual orientation, gender identity. Equal Employment Opportunity is The Law.

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Posted: 2019-11-04 Expires: 2019-12-05

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