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Logistics Analyst

Kelly Services
Princeton, NJ 08544
**Looking for a Business/Logistics Analyst in the Princeton, NJ area**


**Description:**


The logistics analyst will assist and monitor the GBUs progress globally and provide input on possible improvements, course corrections and additional initiatives. He/She will be part of a team of logistics experts who are involved in administering warehousing & transportation routes for all modes. The candidate will build trust and credibility within the team and be a resource point for key internal and external stakeholders. He/ she will demonstrate the ability to work independently and as part of a global team.


**Job Overview & Responsibilities:**


The candidate will be a quick learner of our work processes and have an understanding of core logistics processes


1. Attend and participate in logistics site service reviews and provide analysis by site to review vendors with repeat non conformances. Track and monitor expeditors.com usage and funds recovery. Embark on a continuous improvement journey in process and system usage. Participate in the RPA Project initiative by providing support and guidance during the diagnostic phase and implementation. Serve as the key contact for Quality Non Conformance (QN) related questions. Escalate issues as necessary.

2. He/ She will be familiar with SAP QM module: Monitor Quality Non conformances (QN) closure rate, provide monthly report and analysis. Provide support to users, send reminders to close non-conformances and follow up on outstanding issues. Provide training of QN modules to stakeholders as needed.

3. Monitor warehouse and carrier performance based on QN results, attend reviews and assist to drive continuous improvement, make recommendations to optimize internal processes, and support the challenge of vendors and purchasing with data and facts when necessary.

4. Provide input and recommendations in E2E initiatives which may include leading some of the logistics related projects globally as directed/ recommended by the E2E PMO

5. Support process deployment and change management among teams. Support the logistics and transportation team in creating sustainable solutions to better service our customers in support of GBU strategy.

6. Raise shopping carts in SRM7 related to NAM warehousing costs. React quickly and raise ad hoc shopping carts while complying with GBU procedures.

7. Monitor web- cycles, attain approval from stakeholders, communicate with vendors about invoicing issues and share best practices. Ensure invoice and quantity accuracy related to invoicing for services provided by 3 rd party warehouses, logistics carriers, etc.

8. Some knowledge of purchasing processes and procedures so as to monitor vendor performance, pricing and quality and collaborate with purchasing on improvement initiatives and projects.

9. Some knowledge of tracking savings in WAVE and CONVERGENCE tools. This will assist in representing the GBU in projects with corporate purchasing.

10. Knowledge and understanding of NAM Freight Payment Process, CASS and SAP shipment data. The successful candidate will be exposed and trained on SID cost management in SAP, TMS and contracts in order to support daily operations.


**Education and Experience:**


1. Minimum 5 years of working experience in analyses and transactional matters related to logistics and Supply Chain. Domain expertise beyond Logistics and Supply Chain as a plus.

2. Project Management experience is a plus

3. Bachelors Degree in a related field, **OR** working towards a bachelors degree with working experience in logistics or transversal projects.


**Skills**


1. Critical & Structural thinking, with an analytical mind, putting value in the core.

2. Lead change management. Have the ability to challenge and adapt existing ways of working.

3. Ability to act, communicate, and influence multi-stakeholders in a global environment across different organizational levels vertically & transversally.

4. Demonstrated ability to learn quickly and bring innovative new ideas for discussion and implement.

5. Languages: English fluent in writing and speaking, any other language will be an advantage.


**You should know:** Your safety matters! Vaccination against COVID-19 may be a requirement for this job in compliance with current client and governmental policies. A Kelly recruiter will confirm and share more details with you during the interview process.


**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 440,000 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 (plus, did we mention we provide a ton of benefits ?). 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 and providing accommodations for people with disabilities in all parts of the hiring process as required under its Employment Accommodation Policy. Kelly will work with applicants to meet accommodation needs that are made known to Kelly in advance.

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Posted: 2021-11-22 Expires: 2021-12-25

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