**Job Description** The ideal Transportation Analyst is motivated, results-oriented and committed to providing outstanding customer service. Th
The ideal Transportation Analyst is motivated, results-oriented and committed to providing outstanding customer service. This position is responsible for managing inbound transportation flow, serving as an escalation point, and supporting continuous improvement initiatives related to inbound transportation.
**A day in the life…**
+ Route inbound shipments via Truck (FTL/LTL), Rail, Air, Ocean, Small Package
+ Track, trace and troubleshoot inbound shipments
+ Manage carrier relationships, including QBR’s, KPI’s and scorecards
+ Partner with Strategic Sourcing to support carrier contracting and onboarding
+ Plan & Execute booking of Inbound Shipments in Transportation Management System
+ Continuous process improvement and routing optimization
+ Work closely with inbound and outbound departments at our Distribution and Fulfillment Centers
+ Work closely with fellow Transportation Analysts to maximize efficiencies and cost savings
+ Provide excellent customer service and updates to Nordstrom’s Merchandising Teams
+ 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…**
+ **E** xperience managing one or more of the following areas:
+ Full Truck Load (FTL)
+ Less Than Truckload (LTL)
+ Dedicated / Fleet
+ Small Package
+ Consolidation / Cross-Dock / CFS / FTZ
+ Experience working with a Transportation Management System
+ Excellent Communication Skills (i.e., written, verbal)
+ Team player
+ 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.
**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.
Applicants with disabilities who require assistance or accommodation should contact the nearest Nordstrom location, which can be identified at www.nordstrom.com at http://www.nordstrom.com/ .
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