Manager Inbound Transportation - LOGS

Manager Inbound Transportation - LOGS

  • Location BENTONVILLE, AR
  • Department Supply Chain & Logistics
  • Team Transportation
  • Employment Type Full Time
  • Position Salary
  • Requisition 806105BR

What you'll do

Builds cross-functional alignment on improvement initiatives by communicating performance levels and areas of opportunity based on performance data; collaborating with cross-functional teams to ensure alignment on improvement opportunities; gathering necessary data from internal teams; ensuring training opportunities are communicated across the necessary teams; partnering with cross-functional teams to build solutions that are sustainable; and communicating changes across teams.
Drives business improvement processes by analyzing and interpreting performance data; identifying trends based on data and environmental factors
(for example, weather delays); evaluating areas of opportunity; developing cross-functional solutions to reduce costs and/or meet business goals; collaborating with cross-functional teams (for example, Supply Chain, Merchandising, replenishment, suppliers) to determine and implement needed fixes; ensuring all stakeholders execute solutions based on agreed upon timeline; evaluating fixes to determine if issues are resolved; and making recommendations to cross-functional leadership regarding needed trainings or process changes.
Develops tools to support Inbound Transportation initiatives by collaborating with cross-functional teams to determine needs; aligning cross-functional needs to ensure tools will be sustainable for all parties; identifying reporting requirements; developing solutions and building processes to ensure accurate use of new tools; and analyzing the impact to the business based on performance data.
Leads cross-functional improvement projects by identifying projects that add the most value to the business and prioritizing projects based on their value; researching necessary information to ensure improvement projects address the root cause of identified opportunities; utilizing transportation expertise to identify needed fixes; making recommendations to cross-functional teams regarding sustainable solutions; and working with cross functional teams to drive execution of improvement plans.
Coordinates, completes, and oversees job-related activities and assignments by developing and maintaining relationships with key stakeholders; supporting plans and initiatives to meet customer and business needs; identifying and communicating goals and objectives; building accountability for and measuring progress in achieving results; identifying and addressing improvement opportunities; and demonstrating adaptability and promoting continuous learning.
Provides supervision and development opportunities for associates by hiring and training; mentoring; assigning duties; providing recognition; and ensuring diversity awareness.
Ensures compliance with company policies and procedures and supports company mission, values, and standards of ethics and integrity by implementing related action plans; utilizing and supporting the Open Door Policy; and providing direction and guidance on applying these in executing business processes and practices.

Minimum Qualifications

Bachelor's degree in Engineering, Supply Chain Management, or related field OR 3 years project management experience, or related field.

Preferred Qualifications

• 3 years experience analyzing data.
• 2 years experience with SQL.
• 2 years experience with Alteryx.
• 2 years experience in replenishment, logistics, or transportation.

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All the benefits you need for you and your family

  • Multiple health plan options
  • Vision & dental plans for you & dependents
  • Associate discounts in-store and online
  • Financial benefits including 401(k), stock purchase plans and more
  • Education assistance for Associate and dependents

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