SUMMARY OF POSITION:
The Transportation Analyst is responsible for operational and analytical excellence for the Cox Communications transportation category within Cox Supply Chain Department. This position will be accountable for information collection, data analysis, claims processing, and day to day tactical operations. Candidate for this position will require transportation knowledge and experience, staying abreast of and knowing the constantly changing federal, state, and Department of Transportation (DOT) regulations. The Transportation Analyst is accountable for managing the data for transportation operations, routes and truckload shipping plans.
1. Resolves immediate issues of the Primary Distribution Center (PDC) and Area Fulfillment Center (AFC) transportation operations (e.g. filing claims, resolve escalated issues, day to day operations, etc.)
2. Makes recommendations to the Primary Distribution Center and Area Fulfillment Center for most cost effective transportation methods (Heavy Truck Load, Less then Truck Load and Intermodal)
3. Communicates standard operating procedures; providing feedback and analysis to ensure organization acceptance and collaboration with the supply chain fulfillment process
4. Oversees the Cox Third Party Logistics transportation providers to ensure compliance with Cox transportation standards
5. Maintains accurate database for Supply Chain operations, freight claims and transportation related KPI¿s
6. Monitors and communicates changes in federal, state, and DOT regulations for transported goods.
7. Gathers data from vendors and compiles information into monthly Dashboard reports to support Cox Transportation Operations
8. Conducts data analysis to highlight trends in transportation operations (e.g. cost breakdowns versus projected costs, fuel charges, number of loads and impact on expenses, etc.); analyzes inbound and outbound transportation expense to evaluate static and dynamic routing changes for cost savings
1. 2 + years of previous work experience in Supply Chain or Transportation Operations
2. Advanced experience with MS Office (Excel, PowerPoint, Word, Access)
3. Self-starter with ability to manage projects and relationships independently
4. Demonstrated operational, technology, and business analysis expertise
5. Demonstrated record of influencing and decision making at multiple levels in an organization
1. BS/BA degree in Business Management, Marketing, Logistics or Supply Chain is highly desired
2. Communications industry background
3. Experience in telecommunications industry
4. Exceptional interpersonal skills with the ability to motivate, network, collaborate and accomplish goals through others in a diverse employee population
5. Excellent writing and oral communication skills, with specific expertise in management reporting and executive writing skills
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