Logistics Analyst
Transplace - Lowell, AR

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Primary Purpose: Data Analysis and Order Creation

Essential Functions:
Communicate service issues to customer or management

Manually enter shipment order

Enter shipment status information (check calls, loaded calls, unloaded calls, reference number information)

Ability to read, understand, and apply information relating to shipment status, pickup and delivery appointments

Ability to positively respond to and interact with other company personnel, customers, and vendors in daily operations

Demonstrate ownership of assigned segments of business

Responsible for Shipment Planning activities, including data analysis, site scheduling, route generation, mode selection and load consolidation

Maintain customer profile and relevant customer information

Analyze customer data and identify cost saving opportunities

Perform adhoc reporting as needed

Serve as the account’s primary point of contact for helpdesk issues

Cross-trained on other job positions within the account

Assist in all other areas of operations as directed by Supervisor

Skills Required:
Only candidates fluent in both Spanish and English will be considered for this position.

Intermediate Computer Operations including basic programming, relational databases and operating systems.

Advanced Communication Skills: Ability to read and interpret documents in both English and Spanish. Ability to write routine reports and correspondence ub both English and Spanish. Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from groups of managers, clients, customers and/or employees.

Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of concrete variables. Ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram or sched-ule form.

Ability to work independently with little or no supervision, specifically, the ability to prioritize in order to complete assignments effectively.

Intermediate Math Skills including the ability to calculate figures and amounts such as discounts, interest, com-missions, proportions, percentages, area circumference, and volume. Ability to apply concepts of based algebra and geometry.

The ability to affect cost-effective transportation logistics solutions with mode selections, route planning, equip-ment types, government regulations, etc.

Customer Service skills including the ability to recognize the needs of the customer and effectively address those needs through active solution or communication of the need to the appropriate personnel.

About Transplace

Transplace is a non-asset, North America-based third party logistics (3PL) provider offering manufacturers, retailers, chemical and consumer packaged goods companies the optimal blend of logistics technology and transportation management services. From complete logistics management outsourcing to SaaS transportation management system (TMS) and supply chain network planning and design to high-quality brokerage services, Transplace has proven the ability to deliver both rapid return on investment and consistent value to customers. The company is recognized among the elite global 3PLs by a customer base that includes many of the largest shippers in the world.

Our nationally recognized, award-winning technology puts us exactly where you want to be … out front. As part of a team of bright, forward-thinking professionals, you will absorb knowledge from our wealth of experience and industry wisdom, and have access to some of the most innovative and advanced technology in the industry. And, you can hone your skills and career through our commitment to ongoing investment in your professional development, including a minimum of 24 hours of professional development each year, access to top industry leaders, tuition reimbursement programs, and a plethora of training and development resources and certification programs. To learn more about Transplace, please visit us at www.transplace.com

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Equal Employment Opportunity Employer

Equal Employment Opportunity has been, and will continue to be, a fundamental principle of Transplace, where employment is based upon personal capabilities and qualifications without discrimination because of race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, disability, or any other protected characteristic as established by law.

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