**Job Description** The ideal Sr. Inbound Transportation Analyst is motivated, results-oriented and committed to providing outstanding performa
The ideal Sr. Inbound Transportation Analyst is motivated, results-oriented and committed to providing outstanding performance every day. This position is responsible for managing transportation carrier implementation & performance, serving as an escalation point, and supporting continuous improvement initiatives.
**A day in the life…**
+ Manage domestic and int’l carrier relationships
+ Monitor and report on carrier performance and take corrective action as needed
+ Resolve carrier OS&D issues and file carrier claims when necessary
+ Manage projects and bids
+ Identify opportunities to streamline the Inbound operation and make recommendations accordingly
+ Partner with Procurement teams to support contracting activities
+ 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 fellow Transportation Department Analysts to maximize efficiencies and cost savings
+ Provide coverage when team members are away
+ Monitor the Routing Guide for update opportunities and make the necessary updates
**You own this if you have a proven track record with…**
+ Contracting/Procurement: Partner with Procurement/Strategic Sourcing to define & implement strategy for carrier contracting & selection
+ Carrier Implementation: Own process of implementing new carriers and/or changing scope of incumbent carriers
+ OS&D and carrier claims
+ Carrier Performance Management: Develop and implement scorecards, KPI’s, and regular business reviews. Apply carrier segmentation approach to define strategy for engaging with carriers. Solve problems and serve as escalation point for carrier issues.
+ Network Optimization: Create visibility to network optimization opportunities with focus on service, cost, and performance. Partner with team to implement optimization initiatives.
+ -/+5 years working in a transportation/supply chain environment
+ College Degree in Supply Chain/Transportation or related field preferred
+ Advanced knowledge with PC applications
+ Advanced Excel and/or Tableau skills with an ability to manipulate large quantities of data
+ Comfortable in a fast-paced collaborative work environment
**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
A few more important points…
The job posting highlights the most critical responsibilities and requirements of the job. It’s not all-inclusive. There may be additional duties, responsibilities and qualifications for this job.
Nordstrom will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with all legal requirements.
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