JVT Advisors

Logistics Analyst

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Location: Marlborough, Massachusetts 01752
Employment Type: Contract

Job Description

Contract Length:  6 months with possibility of becoming a full-time, permanent employee

 

Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for utilizing Transportation Management System (TMS)
  • Sources fright to carriers providing cost effective routing and reduced transit times.
  • Evaluates routing solutions, recommends transportation solutions, and creates optimal freight movements
  • Assesses carrier capacity and lane performance ratings, evaluate and assess carrier performance including On time performance, EDI compliance, and accept/decline rates
  • Maintains daily correspondence with core carriers
  • Partners with merchandising on high priority freight and special high volume buys

 

Requirements:

  • Excellent Microsoft suite proficiency (Excel, Word, Outlook, PowerPoint)
  • Ability to work in demanding, fast-paced environment; products move quickly through our supply chain network, it is important to react quickly to incoming requests
  • Strong critical thinking and problem-solving skills
  • Excellent communicator with virtual applications, ability to build and maintain relationships
  • Flexible and adaptable; priorities change frequently based on business demands, the ability to change direction quickly is critical
  • High aptitude for manipulating and making inferences from data
     

 

Jordan Paulding

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Jordan is a Sourcer for our Technology Practice. He loves making connections, building relationships and helping people improve their lives and careers.

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