Senior Transportation Analyst

Wesco Warrendale , PA 15086

Posted 2 months ago

Organization Name7322 TransportationCompany Overview

WESCO is known for the best service and the best people, always going above and beyond to provide top-notch service to our customers. As a leading global provider of supply chain solutions, WESCO's goal is to ensure that our customers have the products they need, when and where they need them - whether that is on a construction site or in a manufacturing plant. We back up those products with proven expert services that help companies increase efficiency and productivity, reduce costs, create safer workplaces, and achieve sustainability goals. If this is a culture you want to be a part of, we invite you to join WESCO, a place where inclusion and diversity is valued and continuous improvement is a way of life.

Brief DescriptionThis person is responsible for providing complex analytical support for transportation programs. Leads supply chain projects and analyses, as well as leads supplier relationships including managing the relationship, contract negotiations, and supplier interaction. Supports specific modes including, but not limited to small package, LTL, private fleet, dedicated, international, courier, etc. Also responsible for supporting the company with respect to government regulatory agencies (DOT, FAA, etc.), auxiliary programs (car allowance reimbursement, freight audit and payment) and supply chain analytics.Detailed Description

  • Manages at least two supplier relationships including contract negotiation, supplier interaction, and WESCO adoption.

  • Leads supply chain projects or analysis for the director of transportation in support of business opportunities, sales growth initiatives, and customer proposals.

  • Functions as backup and trainer for new transportation analysts on administrative and reporting processes.

  • Assists transportation manager in development, negotiation, and administration of national programs for specific modes, including small package, LTL, private fleet, dedicated, international, courier, truckload, rail, and expedited.

  • Analyzes and improves mode-specific service and expense metrics.

  • Creates and maintains daily, weekly, monthly reports for management.

  • Participates in LEAN initiatives.

  • Responsible for regulatory compliance branches and distribution centers. Ensures WESCO DOT and Hazmat policies meet specific laws and regulations governing the safe handling, packaging and transportation of materials, and employees trained and documented.

Job Requirements

EXPERIENCE

3 years required, 5 years preferred of transportation, logistics or supply chain.

EDUCATION:

Bachelor's degree in Business, Logistics, or Supply Chain preferred

SKILLS/REQUIREMENTS:

Strong written and verbal communication skills.

Strong analytical and organizational skills.

Strong computer skills (Microsoft Office required, transportation specific preferred)

Strong interpersonal skills, self-motivated

Pertinent federal, state and local laws, codes and regulations

WESCOM, Tandem, general database knowledge preferred.

WORKING ENVIRONMENT:

  • General Office - Work is generally performed within an office environment, with standard office equipment. Lighting and temperature are adequate and there are no hazardous or unpleasant conditions caused by noise, dust, etc.

Physical Requirements

  • Work is generally sedentary in nature, but may require standing and walking for up to 10% of the time.

WORKING ENVIRONMENT:

  • Employee required to analyze and interpret complex data.

  • Employee required to problem-solve.

  • Employee required to communicate with the public.

Additional Details

At WESCO, we offer a competitive compensation and benefits package including medical, dental, vision, life, AD&D, paid time off (PTO), 401k, tuition reimbursement, STD/LTD, Legal assistance and more.

EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER WESCO International, Inc., including its subsidiaries and affiliates ("WESCO"), is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. It is the policy of WESCO to not discriminate against any job applicant or employee based on age, race, religion, color, handicap, sex, physical condition, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status or any other protected status. This policy includes but is not limited to the following: recruitment and employment, promotion, demotion, transfer, compensation, selection for training including apprenticeship, layoff, or termination."

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