Redbox Logistics Analyst in Oakbrook Terrace, Illinois
The Logistics Analyst is responsible for freight management at Redbox and is a key liaison between our distribution and studio partners as well as content and field operations team. This position manages all inbound and outbound shipments, manages freight and 3rd party distribution invoices, tracks financial trends, and identifies opportunities for cost reduction. This position offers a great opportunity to work cross-functionally with Field Operations, Accounting, Parts, Marketing, Technology and many 3rd party vendors and partners.
Manages all inbound product logistics from studio partners to 3rd party distributor to ensure all product is received within contractual timing requirements and is processed & shipped to field for on-time merchandising
Monitors day-to-day operations of 3rd party distributor to ensure all product is processed accurately and timely and that contractual SLAs are maintained
Acts as a liaison for the field teams to ensure all product is delivered timely and partners with the distribution team to resolve logistics issues
Manages and processes all freight invoice coding and approval by partnering with accounting and internal business partners
Creates monthly capacity forecast for our distribution partner to ensure proper staffing levels are in place to support distribution activities at 3rd party distributor
Creates financial reports and dashboards to identify trends and cost reduction opportunities
Troubleshoots shipment issues with our FedEx Rep and provides guidance & support to internal customers
Manages all case & barcode label inventory, updates monthly forecast, and places orders with suppliers
Continuously identifies opportunities for automation and process improvements
Assists in the areas of optimization, development of processes and procedures, and special projects
Education & Experience
Requires 3+ years of relevant logistics, shipping, operations and/or inventory experience
Bachelor’s degree preferred
Knowledge, Skills & Abilities
Strong analytical skills with a focus on process improvement, cost containment, and continual improvement of KPIs
Proven ability to creatively solve problems and coordinate between multiple teams
Strong Microsoft Excel skills including pivot tables, graphs and manipulation of large data sets
Customer service orientation and dedication to meeting the needs of internal clients
Ability to use accounting software to input coding, organize, track, and approve invoicing for inbound and outbound vendor services
Positive attitude, desire to learn, and drive to implement positive change
Detail oriented with commitment to delivering flawless results
Ability to multi-task, prioritize and manage numerous tasks quickly, accurately and efficiently in a fast-paced environment with aggressive deadlines
Excellent interpersonal and relationship building skills
Willingness to learn additional data visualization software(s)
Sedentary work involves remaining in a stationary position most of the time in front of a computer, using a keyboard, mouse and telephone. Regularly operate a computer and other office equipment. Occasionally move about the work site to access file cabinets, office equipment, etc. Exert up to 10 lbs. of force occasionally, and/or a negligible amount of force frequently or regularly move objects. Communicate and exchange information with co-workers and other individuals in person and electronically.
This job description is not intended to be all-inclusive. Employee may perform other related duties as assigned to meet the ongoing needs of the organization.
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