Persona is looking for a full-time Logistics Analyst. This role will be responsible for Persona’s inbound and outbound freight, analyzing current logistic network, nourishing existent relationships, and building new ones, to achieve the most reliable and cost-effective solution for our customers and Persona. Must be 18+ to apply.
Duties and Responsibilities:
Responsible for analyzing network performance, recommending optimizations based on a thorough review of parcels.
Develop and execute different cost models, recommend optimizations, and look for improvements to the network.
Partner with Audit team to ensure carrier agreements are being implemented as intended and follow-through with courier when they are not.
Partner with the Analytics team to develop tools that give visibility to management and Customer Care team on courier performance and cost-saving opportunities.
Maintain Rate Shop tool by keeping contracts up to date and communicating with internal and external partners for updates with the integration of the tool.
Proactively identify, suggest, and implement process improvements including forecasting and analytics to improve service and relationships with internal and external stakeholders.
Contribute to other strategic projects and initiatives as needed.
Required Skills and Abilities:
Metrics development and root cause analysis.
Ability to exercise sound judgment and work effectively in a professional environment.
Efficient planning, prioritization, and implementation of detailed instructions.
Ability to effectively communicate with internal and external stakeholders.
Advanced Microsoft Excel skills.
Strong analytical skills.
Ability to effectively handle pressures and demands from multiple sources with competing priorities.
Education and Experience:
2+ years of transportation and distribution experience.
1+ years of transportation and carrier negotiations.
Prolonged periods sitting at a desk and working on a computer.