The Route Logistics Analyst entry level position within Pepsi Beverages Company (PBC) is responsible for the flawless execution of the Specialized Dispatch Operations process while ensuring location costs and productivity targets are achieved.
Given the role and its responsibilities, the successful candidate must demonstrate ability to communicate proactively, positively, and concisely with their location team while demonstrating a continuous improvement mindset while adhering to PBC's values.
Major Tasks, Key Responsibilities and Key Accountabilities:
Daily maintenance of the Pepsi Dispatch, Roadnet, Asset Management Tool, and Bay Mapping applications.
Daily routing based on Customer and location parameter ensuring service, cost, and productivity targets are met.
Daily paperwork generation, on time, to meet warehouse and sale requirements.
Daily communication with Territory Sales. Managers /Delivery Supervisors regarding resources and routing solution effectiveness.
Weekly communication with Warehouse/Loading Supervisors regarding bay map improvements.
Dispatch Daily Routing
Ensure customer delivery parameters are accurate in CMB , Pepsi Dispatch, RoadNet, and the Asset Management Tool.
Communicate daily with locations to coordinate resources, drivers & trucks, and specific customer delivery needs.
Ensure all scheduled accounts are in dispatch prior to dispatching.
Solve daily routing solution by FLEX routing (fewest trucks and drivers) based on daily workload, tight geographical areas, proper sequencing, balanced workload, and customer/driver continuity.
Publish warehouse paperwork on time to meet loading requirements and ensure legible receipt.
Publish Driver Manifests, maps, and driving directions and ensure legible receipt.
Service / Cost / Productivity
Ensure routing solution achieves customer service objectives by ensuring a balance of customer windows hit and customer continuity with cost and productivity targets.
Ensure lowest cost delivery by proper segmentation between bulk and bay based on order quantity.
Ensure routing solution complies with DOT hour and weight regulations.
Ensure routing solution achieves location productivity targets for hours, stops, and cases.
Meet SDO productivity targets of routes, sessions, bay maps per hour.
Communication & Logistic
Review prior day's solution, what worked/didn't work, and solicit feedback from delivery and the warehouse.
Handle customer and PBC employee interactions in a professional manner.
Resolve urgent inquires by end of day, non-urgent within 24 hours of receipt.
Basic Job Qualifications:
Bachelor's degree or equivalent related experience.
Strong computer skills (including MS Office Suite).
Preferred Job Qualifications: :
Bachelor's degree in Logistics/Supply Chain, Operations Management, Business, Finance, Accounting, Industrial Engineering, or Computer Science.
Ability to manage time and plan independently.
Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
Ability to work with all levels within a location.
Equal Opportunity Employment M/F/D/V
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