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The Senior Transportation Analyst has close relations with our transportation partners with regular face-to-face meetings as you try to improve delivery performance through collaboration. If there are structural delays, expect to analyze the root cause and implement corrective actions. Benchmarking transportation, tender initiatives, and rate negotiations will be regular activities to reduce transportation costs. Expect to develop a detailed understanding of the North American logistics market and to develop close relationships with our international partners
This position is part of the distribution and carrier management department located in Hebron, KY, and will be hybrid. At Beckman Coulter, our vision is to relentlessly reimagine healthcare, one diagnosis at a time.
You will be a part of the transportation and logistics team and will report to the NA Logistics Manager - Strategic/Business Intelligence. If you thrive in a multifunctional, collaborative, and analytical role and want to work to build a world-class organization-read on.
In this role, you will have the opportunity to:
Review, analyze, monitor, and manage transportation activity and freight spend for assigned lanes, shipping warehouses, and carriers
Design and implement initiatives to enhance quality, improve service, reduce costs, and provide sustainability
Manage the RFQ/RFP (Request for Quote/Proposal) process with all international/domestic carriers and freight forwarders
Design appropriate inbound & outbound road/air networks applying a proper mix of Full Truck Load, Less Than Truck Load, and Parcel carriers. Work with internal partners to implement underlying projects
Drive freight savings, transit time adherence, and performance through carrier management and performance assessments
Development and updating of carrier standard operating procedures and service level agreements.
Use DBS (Danaher Business Systems) by applying Kaizen methodology, Daily Management, and Problem Solving
The essential requirements of the job include:
Bachelor's Degree with 5+ years experience, Master's Degree with 3+ years experience, or a Doctorate Degree
Knowledge and experience in transport modes: Parcel (international and domestic), LTL, FTL, Air (International), and Ocean.
Understanding of Transport Management Systems
Experience working within a large, multi-modal, high-volume shipper with global scope
Willingness to travel up to 20% and ability to understand different cultures
At Beckman Coulter, we believe in designing a better, more sustainable workforce. We recognize the benefits of flexible, hybrid working arrangements for eligible roles and are committed to providing enriching careers, no matter the work arrangement. This position is eligible for a hybrid work arrangement in which you can work part-time at the Company location identified above and part-time remotely from your home. Additional information about this hybrid work arrangement will be provided by your interview team. Explore the flexibility and challenge that working for Beckman Coulter can provide.
When you join us, you'll also be joining Danaher's global organization, where 80,000 people wake up every day determined to help our customers win. As an associate, you'll try new things, work hard, and advance your skills with guidance from dedicated leaders, all with the support of powerful Danaher Business System tools and the stability of a tested organization.
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