At Caterpillar, we're working to help our customers build a better world. We wouldn’t be the Caterpillar we are today without the exceptionally talented, bright and driven people who get the job done. This is your chance to help us make progress possible around the world – for our customers, for growing communities and for every member of our team. We are looking for a dynamic, organized self-starter to join our Product Support and Logistics Division as a Transportation Analyst IV.
Product Support and Logistics Division
We’re committed to our customers, who build a better world with our products, services and solutions. We understand and show the value of why they should always choose us. We’re exploring new ideas and opportunities – innovating to discover the breakthroughs necessary for tomorrow’s growth. And we are one team – creating and delivering world-class components and solutions superior to the competition.
A Transportation Analyst IV has responsibility for International Transportation
supporting our Aftermarket Parts Distribution Centers within North America.
Job Duties/Responsibilities may include, but are not limited to:
- Responsible for escalation,
process improvement, and velocity metrics for Cat Parts international transportation
(air and ocean) within North America
- Coordinates problem
resolution with Caterpillar facilities and approved Service Providers (ocean
carriers, customs brokers, freight forwarders) with regards to the
- Implements root cause,
corrective action for Supply Chain Velocity Metrics across consolidation
centers, dray carriers, ocean carriers and destination parties.
- Conducts freight cost
analysis to support Parts Objectives
- Leads and implements
cross-functional transportation projects to support PSLD’s Transformation
Targets and Cat Parts objectives
- Implements both
operational and technological solutions to reduce performance gaps, improve
velocity, and reduce costs within the transportation network
- Provides analytical
insights to leadership and internal customers to generate fact driven solutions
- Uses tools such as
Microsoft Excel, Access, and Visio to drive transportation tracking and process
years of transportation, logistics, or import/export operations
knowledge and experience of warehousing operations, warehouse management
systems, or IT related roles supporting distribution
in Microsoft Tools (Access, Excel, PowerPoint, Visio), specifically Excel
application functionality experience with data analysis: V Lookups, and pivot
Top candidates will also have:
- Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
- Excellent communication, interpersonal and organizational skills
- Proven customer focus and time management skills
- Ability to work independently
experience in transportation on an international scale
of North American port, terminal and/or rail networks
experience working in Caterpillar Parts Distribution network: operations,
systems, or IT
knowledge of transportation software: JDA TM / Blue Yonder, TW Slot, InforNexus,
TIS, Rate Management, SAP/MACH 1
knowledge of Cat Parts systems: Antares, SAP SPM, CRM, PartsViz
or supervisory experience
This position does not offer relocation
This position requires 15% or less travel.
This posting will close on Wednesday, July 8, 2020 at 11:59 pm CST.
Caterpillar is not currently hiring individuals for this position who now or in the future require sponsorship for employment based non-immigrant and immigrant visas. However, as a global company, Caterpillar offers many job opportunities outside of the U.S. which can be found through our employment website www.Caterpillar.com/careers.
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EEO/AA Employer. All qualified individuals -
including minorities, females, veterans and individuals with disabilities - are
encouraged to apply.
Relocation assistance is not available for this
position. Any relocation costs incurred
would be the responsibility of the selected applicant.