Transportation Analyst

  • Seattle, WA
  • Applications have closed


**Job Description** The ideal Transportation Analyst is motivated, results-oriented and committed to providing outstanding customer service eve

**Job Description**

The ideal Transportation Analyst is motivated, results-oriented and committed to providing outstanding customer service every day. This position is responsible for managing transportation carrier implementation & performance, serving as an escalation point, and supporting continuous improvement initiatives. moves from Nordstrom locations to other Nordstrom Locations.

**A day in the life…**

• Manage Nordstrom domestic transportation carrier performance

• Partner with Procurement teams to support contracting activities

• Plan & Execute booking of Inbound Shipments in Transportation Management System

• Implement new carriers, processes, and tools to support continuous improvement initiatives

• Identify, document and propose cost reductions through analysis of current spend, shipment profile and a detailed understanding of logistics provider pricing and methodology

• Creation and review of monthly & quarterly carrier scorecards.

• Work closely with Nordstrom FC’s/DC’s inbound and outbound departments.

• Work closely with fellow Transportation Department Analyst to maximize efficiencies and cost savings.

• Work with Corporate Logistics groups to create and maintain reporting that suitably measures key business components including freight cost, on-time performance, and overall carrier performance.

**You own this if you have…**

• Experience managing one or more of the following modes of transportation:

+ o Full Truck Load (FTL)

+ o Less Than Truckload (LTL)

+ o Dedicated / Fleet

+ o Consolidation / Cross-Dock

• Experience working with a Transportation Management System

• Excellent Communication Skills (i.e., written, verbal)

• Comfortable in a fast pace collaborative work environment.

• College Degree in Supply Chain/Transportation preferred

• 2+ years’ work experience in a transportation/supply chain environment

• Advanced Excel and/or Tableau skills, with an ability to manipulate large quantities of data.

• PC knowledge, including Microsoft Office applications.

• Ability to travel up to 10% annually (1-2 possible trips/year)

**We’ve got you covered…**

Our employees are our most important asset and that’s reflected in our benefits. Nordstrom is proud to offer a variety of benefits to support employees and their families, including:

+ Medical/Vision, Dental, Retirement and Paid Time Away

+ Life Insurance and Disability

+ Merchandise Discount and EAP Resources

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