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THE NORTH WEST COMPANY Transportation Analyst Full Time in Halifax, NS

THE NORTH WEST COMPANY

Branch Halifax NS CA

Position:
Transportation Analyst
Location:
Halifax, NS

Travel may be required to assist supply chain partners. Communicates with supply chain partners to resolve any issues and improve performance when required….

Enterprising Opportunity

OPPORTUNITY: Transportation Analyst

Regular Full Time Permanent

SALARY: $44,000

BENEFITS: Dental, Pension, Health Spending Account,
Group Life, AD&D Medical,
Short Term Disability,
Employee Assistance Program,
Employee Ownership Plan,
Short Term Incentive Plan.

LOCATION: 77 Main Street, Gibraltar House

Winnipeg, Manitoba Canada

Phone # 204-943-0881

Fax # 204-934-1696

DEPARTMENT: Logistics and Distribution, Canada

Chief Operating Office

REPORTS TO: Transportation Manager

Summary:

Provide transportation network support and analytics for Canadian operations.

ACCOUNTABILITIES:

  • Determine and assess transportation costs and their impact on North West Company (NWC) business units

  • Develops and maintains financial models to ensure costs are within expected levels.
  • Compare and differentiate transportation alternatives within the current network and for theoretical network solutions.
  • Analyzes and benchmarks service providers against agreed-upon service standards.
  • On hand reporting: Ensure that supply chain partners provide NWC business units the required accurate, detailed, and timely reporting.
  • On-Time Performance: Monitor and develop reporting and recommendations to continually improve service.
  • Communicates with supply chain partners to resolve any issues and improve performance when required.
  • Travel may be required for a closer level of engagement with supply chain partners.
  • Support the implementation and maintenance of the Transportation Management System.
  • Provide planning, scheduling, and scanning support as required throughout the network.
  • Travel may be required to assist supply chain partners.

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Post-secondary education specializing in supply chain, logistics or transportation.

  • Previous education in or experience using transportation and financial modeling tools.
  • Ability to develop, implement and monitor Key Performance Metrics.
  • Previous experience working with the Oracle Transportation Management System would be considered an asset.
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office including Excel and Word.
  • Proven organizational, planning and prioritizing skills with the ability to manage multiple projects, tasks and assignments.
  • Effective interpersonal and leadership skills are essential.
  • Must have strong verbal and written communication skills with a demonstrated ability to interact with all levels of internal and external customers.
  • Proven ability to work independently as well as part of a team.
  • Must be detail conscious while maintaining a high degree of accuracy and a demonstrated ability to maintain confidential information.
  • Previous supervisory and negotiation experience is an asset.
  • An understanding of TNWC transportation network and the variety of transportation modes used would be an asset.

A competitive salary is being offered along with opportunities to learn, develop and advance throughout the organization.

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Employment Type: Full Time
Location: Halifax, NS, CA
Posted on: 2015-07-31
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