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Logistics Analyst Senior

Date: Jun 5, 2019

Location: Wauwatosa, WI, US

Company: Briggs and Stratton

Position Description

Develops logistics analysis around the delivery and distribution of products and their on time and cost.  Manages appropriate records, analyzes reports and executes the analysis of logistics activities for internal and external customers. Leverages reports and metrics to identify areas for continuous improvement across the shipping process to help decrease costs and improve service.

Job Responsibilities

  1. Analyzes the complete and accurate delivery and cost of shipments, provides visibility to internal customers, and measures logistics partners to key performance indicators
  2. Develops and implements logistics plans affecting the delivery and  distribution of  products
  3. Works with logistics team, 3PL providers and other departments to understand needs, identify opportunities for  continuous improvement processes and service to drive down cost
  4. Evaluates logistic charges, analyzes data and produces  summary reports and reviews with internal customers
  5. Reviews Standard Operating Procedures (SOP) and recommends updates as needed
  6. Maintains department shipment data and records, runs monthly report, identifies trends and opportunities for cost savings
  7. Performs some lead responsibilities which may include: training, assigning and/or reviewing work, providing guidance and overseeing work flow of unit
  8. Performs other duties as assigned

Job Skills Requirements

  • Strong knowledge of finance and accounting the principles that impact transportation and logistics
  • Comprehensive experience with Microsoft office suite of products, Google Applications, and other software associated with assigned work
  • Well-developed knowledge of ERP systems like SAP
  • Strong verbal, written and interpersonal communication skills to communicate and interact with diverse groups of people
  • Demonstrated skill and ability to manage complex situations promptly and professionally
  • Ability to successfully manage projects, meet deadlines and prioritize multiple tasks simultaneously
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team
  • Fluent in English and primary language used in area of responsibility and/or location

Education

Bachelor's Degree in Logistics or related field, or equivalent education and experience

Experience Requirements

  • Five years experience in logistics, transportation or supply chain or related field

Physical & Environmental Requirements

 

 

Briggs & Stratton Corporation, headquartered in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, is the world’s largest producer of gasoline engines for outdoor power equipment. Its wholly owned subsidiaries include North America’s number one marketer of pressure washers, and it is a leading designer, manufacturer and marketer of power generation, lawn and garden, turf care and job site products through its Briggs & Stratton®, Simplicity®, Snapper®, Snapper Pro® Ferris®, PowerBoss®, Allmand™, Billy Goat®, Murray®, Branco® and Victa® brands. Briggs & Stratton products are designed, manufactured, marketed and serviced in over 100 countries on six continents. 

 

Briggs & Stratton Corporation is committed to a policy of equal employment opportunity. The Company conducts all employment practices without regard to race, sex, color, religion, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran's status, pregnancy, genetic information, sexual orientation or any other basis prohibited by law. Briggs & Stratton also undertakes affirmative action to assure equal employment opportunity for minorities and women, for persons with disabilities, and for protected veterans.


Nearest Major Market: Milwaukee

Job Segment: Logistics, Supply, Supply Chain, Operations