Transportation Analyst Sr – Nordstrom Market Strategy

  • Seattle, WA
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**Job Description** **A Day in the Life...** + Manage Nordstrom’s Market Strategy Carriers. + Work with Cross Functional teams to m

**Job Description**

**A Day in the Life…**

+ Manage Nordstrom’s Market Strategy Carriers.

+ Work with Cross Functional teams to manage day to day carrier operations.

+ 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 quarterly carrier scorecards.

+ Provide fiscal savings reports outlining savings tracking for implemented projects.

+ Work with Corporate Logistics groups to create and maintain reporting that suitably measures key business components including:

+ Freight cost by lane.

+ Transit time’s by lane.

**Customer Service** :

+ Act with professionalism

+ Be accountable for actions

+ Demonstrate good judgment when making decisions

+ Find creative and appropriate solutions when faced with obstacles

+ Handle requests and daily tasks courteously and productivity

+ Keep commitments and meet deadlines

+ Maintain a sense of urgency and follow-through

+ Maintain high performance and customer service expectations

+ Take initiative and follow through completely

**Teamwork** :

+ Demonstrate a commitment to the team by following guidelines and set policies

+ Respond to co-workers in a fair and respectful manner

+ Be open to new ideas and raise questions/concerns in a constructive manner

+ Be approachable and accessible to all employees

+ Collaborate with others to meet area goals

+ Display ethical and honest behaviour (i.e., confidential, free from gossip)

+ Help maintain a positive and productive atmosphere

+ Listen and respond in a positive manner

+ Maintain open communication with and utilise support resources

+ Share knowledge with others

+ Uses tact when expressing opinions and ideas


+ Approach tasks and deadlines with a sense of urgency and attention to detail

+ Display ownership (i.e., contributions to area can be seen, deliver high quality work)

+ Expense/cost conscious

+ Accountable for decisions, results and actions

+ Flexible with schedule according to area needs

+ Accurate when researching, processing, and presenting information

+ Meets expected productivity targets (i.e., minimum 70 PI)

+ Use time efficiently and effectively (i.e., reply to communication, complete assigned tasks, continue to be productive even during down-time)

+ Work in a safe manner that complies with Occupational Safety and Health Standards

**You own this if you have…**

+ **E** xperience working with Full Truck Load/Intermodal Carriers preferred.

+ Experience working with LTL carriers preferred.

+ Experience working with Transportation management system preferred.

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

+ Comfortable in a fast pace collaborative work environment.

+ College Degree in Supply Chain/Transportation

+ -/+5 years’ work experience in a transportation/supply chain environment

+ Advanced Excel skills including pivot table creation/use, and an ability to manipulate large quantities of data.

+ PC knowledge, including Microsoft Office applications.

**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.

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