International Logistics Analyst
Posted on: May 16, 2022
International Logistics Analyst - Asheville, NC
As a people-centric organization, we attribute the success of our
Distribution Centers to the individuals who come to work each day.
We foster a diverse supply chain team where your work will
meaningfully impact the wellbeing and productivity of our entire
squad. We believe that problems are best solved when backgrounds
are mixed, perspectives are shifted, and boundaries are pushed.
So-wherever you're from-come join our crew!
The Global Supply Chain Team is responsible for the operations and
strategic direction of transportation and distribution of
merchandise through J.Crew's multi-channel supply chain. The
International Logistics Analyst will be responsible for planning,
analyzing, and optimizing imported cargo from overseas; from
booking to delivery to the US deconsolidation points and
International 3PL warehouses. Partnering with Planning, DC
Operations, Inventory Management, PO Fulfillment, Domestic
Transportation team, Merchandise Manager's and Assistants, and
other internal groups will be required. This role works externally
with Global Logistics Provider, ocean carriers, airfreight
forwarders, Customs broker, draymen, FTL and LTL truckers, and
3rd-party warehouses. This Analyst will track-and-trace purchase
order and shipments, reconciliation, and exception reporting
related to the movement of our goods throughout the International
portions supply chain.
Essential Functions and Responsibilities:
Proactive exception management of all import activities to ensure
Coordinate with overseas vendors to manage import activities in
order to meet service level expectations.
Work with vendors to identify and eliminate logistics obstacles to
ensure safe and timely shipping of products.
Effectively monitor and track non-compliances, initiate Corrective
Action Plan to resolve Root Cause
Maintain good relationship with vendors and service providers to
improve overall business performance
Establish and define vendor routing guide, logistics procedures,
carrier's service level agreement and SOPs, review routinely to
ensure they are continuously maintained and updated
Develop standard operating procedures and scheduling/shipping
practices for efficiently carrying out logistics activities
Ensure that logistics system is operated in accordance with local,
state and federal customs laws.
Ensure that logistics activities are in compliance with United
States Customs and Border Protection regulations.
Develop Metrics and KPIs to measure vendors, carriers and 3PL's
Create and maintain detailed financial reporting on all import
activities including order management, logistics and shipping.
Inform cost changes, shipment issues, supply concerns to respective
personnel and team in timely manner
Identify opportunities to streamline and standardize processes
Identify opportunities for cost reduction, material flow
improvement, and business development
Research, analyze, develop and manage import programs, including
reporting and presenting results, devising recommendations for
change in processes and procedures.
Education & Experience
Bachelor's Degree required (or equivalent work experience)
3+ years of relevant industry experience with focus on analytics
Supply Chain and Retail, especially fashion/soft lines, experience
Microsoft Office skills required with strong Excel and/or Access
Skills & Abilities
Self-starter with good judgment and can proactively manage up where
Accountable for results, strives to meet and exceed
Time management/prioritization and follow-up skills
Highly organized, detail and process oriented
Strong critical and analytical thinking
Strong written, verbal and presentation skills
Effective communication across all functions and levels
Visual analytics (Tableau, Qlik, etc.)
We are committed to affirmatively providing equal opportunity to
all associates and qualified applicants without regard to race,
color, ancestry, national origin, religion, sex, marital status,
age, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, legally
protected physical or mental disability or any other basis
protected under applicable law.
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