Johnson Controls, Inc. Plano , TX 75023
What you will do:
Provide Logistics support by efficiently communicating details between plants, brands, suppliers, customers and carriers for cost effective on-time deliveries for all modes.
How you will do it:
Create metrics, analysis, and prepare reports for logistics performance improvements and measures.
Develop processes to maintain & improve efficiency within the logistics network.
Work with brands, plants, suppliers, customers and carriers to coordinate expedites, inbound shipments, returns, international shipments, reconsignments, and intercepts.
Obtaining rate quotes to identify the most cost effective method to transport shipments.
Identify carriers that provide competitive rates in conjunction with good service.
Identify the root cause of shipment issues and develop alternative solutions for current and future purposes. Resolve issues which arise due to incorrect addresses and refused shipment.
Audit and resolve freight bill exception items.
Maintain and organize international documentation log and files for company compliance requirements.
Other duties as assigned by management.
Travel requirements 10% or less
What we look for
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Education and/or Experience
Bachelor's degree required in Logistics / Supply Chain Management or Business Management, from an accredited four-year College or University; and/ or five or more years of related experience and/or training within a manufacturing/plant environment; logistics or transportation skills for scheduling shipping and receiving times experience.
To perform this job successfully, an individual should have intermediate knowledge of MS Excel Spreadsheet software and MS Word, MS PowerPoint Word Processing software. Oracle CRM, Oracle Transportation Management, AS400 MACPAC, Tableau knowledge a plus.
Ability to read, analyzes, and interprets general business periodicals, professional journals, technical procedures, or governmental regulations. Ability to write reports, business correspondence, and procedure manuals. Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from groups of managers, clients, customers, and the general public.
Ability to calculate figures and amounts such as discounts, cost per lb, cost per shipment, sales percentages, and shipment volume. Ability to apply concepts of basic algebra and geometry.
Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of concrete variables in situations where only limited standardization exists. Ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram, or schedule form.
Physical Demands The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
While performing the duties of this Job, the employee is regularly required to stand; walk; sit; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms; stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl; talk or hear and taste or smell. The employee is frequently required to climb or balance. The employee must regularly lift and /or move up to 10 pounds, occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds.
Who we are:
Johnson Controls is an equal employment opportunity and affirmative action employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, protected veteran status, status as a qualified individual with a disability, or any other characteristic protected by law. For more information, please view EEO is the Law. If you are an individual with a disability and you require an accommodation during the application process, please visit www.johnsoncontrols.com/tomorrowneedsyou.