Logistics Analyst Senior Job Description

Logistics Analyst Senior Job Description

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Logistics analyst senior provides technical input to systems integration and use of data management information systems to facilitate data entry, transmission, and use.

Logistics Analyst Senior Duties & Responsibilities

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Lead the annual operational planning process and development of the three year strategic plan
Performing business development across the Air Force logistics community, with an emphasis on the national capital region
Ensure product and pricing information to process returns is current and accurate
Collaborate with financial team to perform reconciliation analysis of customer debits
Perform ad-hoc analytics to investigate product returns discrepancies
Perform trend analytics to reveal root causes
Assists in developing enhanced metrics and freight analysis in support of efforts to reduce cost across the third party carrier network
Performs capital / CAR analysis in support of equipment needs (lease vs
Serve as a subject matter expert on the DoD logistics strategy and supply chain management specifically dealing with future warfighter support and emerging weapon systems support for the DLA
Provide program management support, perform data analysis, develop briefings and papers for all levels of DLA and Service leadership, and conduct basic research in support of warfighter logistics strategy and weapon system supply chain initiatives

Logistics Analyst Senior Qualifications

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Licensing or Certifications for Logistics Analyst Senior

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Education for Logistics Analyst Senior

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Employers hiring for the logistics analyst senior job most commonly would prefer for their future employee to have a relevant degree such as Bachelor's and Associate Degree in Business, Business/Administration, Management, Computer Science, Mathematics, Statistics, Associates, Education, Engineering, Supply Chain Management

Skills for Logistics Analyst Senior

Desired skills for logistics analyst senior include:

Databases and spreadsheets
Excellent data entry skills
How to use logistics automated information and data systems
Business processes
Financial systems
Systems and processes for materiel management and inventory control

Desired experience for logistics analyst senior includes:

Background in developing and executing process improvement initiatives
Create pricing for specific business within standard pricing guidelines and make suggestions for pricing strategies in exceptional situations
Develop and execute bid and price strategies to maximize opportunities with clients
Cost reduction activities as individual contributor and team member collaborating with multiple departments
Experienced in complex databases, systems, and analysis of complex sets of data
Forward-thinking and creative use of tools to assist organization in timely and effective pricing functions

Logistics Analyst Senior Examples


Logistics Analyst Senior Job Description

Job Description Example
Our growing company is hiring for a logistics analyst senior. Thank you in advance for taking a look at the list of responsibilities and qualifications. We look forward to reviewing your resume.
Responsibilities for logistics analyst senior
  • Work with business users to define system requirements
  • Identifies the right experts & connects himself/herself with the requestor
  • Liaises with Data Research Teams to ensure that requests for expertise research are appropriately addressed and the correct information is delivered
  • 20%-Performs data management through data mining/data modeling/data analysis/cost/benefit analysis/process mapping/%/or problem analysis while executing day to day processes related to area of responsibility
  • Contribute to the design, development and maintenance of ongoing reports, analyses, to drive key business decisions
  • Manages complex shipments
  • Coordinate daily activity to track location and movement of inventory finished goods
  • Provide standard and comprehensive reports
  • Assist the management team in domestic and/or ocean freight negotiations
  • Develop and facilitate least landed cost for import and/or domestic purchases. 
Qualifications for logistics analyst senior
  • Determine pricing for rate offerings to be competitive within and generate new business
  • Continuous improvement action items for ultimate optimization and expense reduction
  • 4-year Degree preferably in Logistics -AND- 2-5 year's working Logistics and Intermodal pricing experience
  • Must have advanced skills and experience with MS Office and have strong Data Analytics background
  • Preferably logistics education
  • Professional certifications (MBA, CPA)

Logistics Analyst Senior Job Description

Job Description Example
Our innovative and growing company is looking to fill the role of logistics analyst senior. Thank you in advance for taking a look at the list of responsibilities and qualifications. We look forward to reviewing your resume.
Responsibilities for logistics analyst senior
  • Work with management and cross functional teams to identify opportunities to enhance and streamline business processes and procedures and determine continuous improvement opportunities
  • Create and implement standard operating procedures for all aspects of the supply chain process. 
  • Responsible for achieving transportation financial goals through creation / management of budgets and reporting. 
  • Provide daily direction and guidance, new hire coaching and mentoring, to Analysts and Coordinators
  • Build Logistics Dashboards / Scorecards
  • Lead the analysis and provide statistical information on the tracking of all defined shipments in scope (raw materials inbound, courier, finished goods to DC distribution)
  • Standardize 3PL KPI dashboard and performance measurement
  • Connect Business Intelligence to Data
  • Manage exceptional logistics events
  • Logistics support to sample and material import & export shipments and hand-carry to Europe and US
Qualifications for logistics analyst senior
  • Team with Purchasing, Business Development, Marketing and Operations to strategize on effective methods, cost levels and overall savings
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite (Excel, Access, PowerPoint, ), CAS / Mainframe, SAP, Enterprise Performance Management (EPM), and Hyperion Financial Management (HFM)
  • Knowledge of Ship Self Defense System on Carriers and/or Large Deck Amphibious ship, acquisition logistics management, and life cycle management is desired
  • Five to seven years of related experience in Logistics
  • Able to promptly transfer of Property Custodian appointments, including conducting a physical inventory and the preparation of a new Property Custodian Certification
  • Able to ensure that all capitalized property within their span of control is identified and correctly valued for purposes of programs financial statement

Logistics Analyst Senior Job Description

Job Description Example
Our company is hiring for a logistics analyst senior. Please review the list of responsibilities and qualifications. While this is our ideal list, we will consider candidates that do not necessarily have all of the qualifications, but have sufficient experience and talent.
Responsibilities for logistics analyst senior
  • Analyze and drive 3PL’s origin performance to improve finished goods, raw materials and samples logistics efficiency and effectiveness
  • Develop Logistics training materials for internal and external stakeholders (internal functional training, new vendor set up)
  • Support Logistics tender management & supplier management
  • Support global/regional logistics projects to improve logistics efficiency
  • Coordinate with 3PLs for high risk markets Business Contingency Planning
  • Indicate opportunities for improvement in the overall end to end processes
  • Bachelor degree in logistics, business or related field
  • 3-5 years of experience in logistics management, consultancy background preferred
  • High level of independence and hands on pro-active approach to solution generation
  • Ability to simplify complexity of data management
Qualifications for logistics analyst senior
  • Extensive Data Analytics experience including parsing large amount of data then analyzing it for competitive rates and anticipated costs for potential business
  • Demonstrated ability to work with internal and external stakeholders
  • Experience within a manufacturing environment is a must
  • Gain a sophisticated understanding and application of Practice Area topic/sector knowledge for case teams
  • Master degree or more
  • Solid knowledge in a topic/sector domain - Transportation and Logistics (Rail, Road and Shipping)

Logistics Analyst Senior Job Description

Job Description Example
Our growing company is searching for experienced candidates for the position of logistics analyst senior. To join our growing team, please review the list of responsibilities and qualifications.
Responsibilities for logistics analyst senior
  • International experience (on Regional / Sub regional level )
  • Strong knowledge of ocean, air, truck and express shipment
  • Analyzing complex Air Force logistics processes
  • Assessing maintenance and supply chain operations, identifying opportunities for enhancement, and developing solutions
  • Creating and presenting briefings to communicate findings and recommendations to senior leaders
  • Leading and directing business case analysis teams
  • Providing leadership and technical guidance to technical team members
  • Reviewing analytical efforts and providing recommendations
  • Root cause analysis and development of process improvement plans utilizing Continuous Improvement methodologies and Lean to influence and improve overall customer service across North America
  • Investigate and work to reduce fines for the Beauty and Laundry business for North America
Qualifications for logistics analyst senior
  • Pricing Analyst to improve and optimize processes for the purpose of reducing costs and increasing revenues
  • Ability to provide analytical advice
  • Effective written & verbal communication inRussian andEnglish
  • 5+ years of experience with Navy ship operations, maintenance, and modernization
  • Experience with Navy combat systems a plus
  • Experience with littoral combat ships a plus

Logistics Analyst Senior Job Description

Job Description Example
Our growing company is looking to fill the role of logistics analyst senior. If you are looking for an exciting place to work, please take a look at the list of qualifications below.
Responsibilities for logistics analyst senior
  • Budgeting support to draft, revise and finalize
  • Cost savings initiatives
  • Manage Logistics DCOM Budgets
  • Utilize a variety of systems to develop and prepare supply chain KPI reports for Executive Reviews
  • Perform data management through a combination of data mining, data modeling, data analysis, cost/benefit analysis, process mapping, and/or problem analysis
  • Collaborate and work with DC Operations Team to resolve logistics issues, insure flow of product to customer and develop improvement strategies
  • Develop implementation and go forward plans related to gathered information and reporting
  • Communicate product flow requirements with carriers, administer routine carrier performance reviews and recommend service and cost improvements
  • Review analysis on business needs, merchandise movement, freight cost, invoice audit results and recommend improvement opportunities
  • Analyze and recommend alternative strategies for financial impact or service impact
Qualifications for logistics analyst senior
  • Must be able to calculate shipping costs and use to make most cost effective routing decisions
  • Responsible for analyzing and evaluating the supply chain network from product source to customer delivery
  • Optimize cost structure within the logistics network of a $7billion dollar global corporation
  • Provide highly accurate analysis to ensure that supply chain can make key business decisions
  • Supply monthly financial reports through gathering data from various sources and delivering findings to both finance leaders and logistics leaders
  • Supply budgeting and cost analysis while recommending cost reduction measures

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