Redbox Routing Optimization Analyst in OAKBROOK TERRACE, Illinois
Route Optimization Analyst
The Route Optimization Analyst (ROA) works directly with Redbox Operations and Logistics Management leaders to develop Regional optimized route master databases. Provides ongoing support and consultation to Operations Field Management regarding the scheduling of new kiosks and establishes fulfillment kiosk schedules. Utilizes routing software to develop, produce and evaluate routing performance analysis for existing and potential business and determines optimized kiosk efficiency.
Use lean tools, principles, and Territory Planner software to design, create, and implement optimal routing solutions for fulfilling Redbox and business partner kiosks
Support Field operations to collaboratively plan and execute optimized route plans
Assess and analyze Regional operational statistics and financial results regarding kiosk service costs and make recommendations that result in operational cost savings
Maintain the Territory Planner network routing database environments to assure proper operation and to generate optimal routing results when utilizing the routing system
Provide on-going support and consultation to Operations Directors, Regional Managers and Regional Operations Supervisors regarding the scheduling of new kiosks, promotional activity and key merchandising and service processes
Analyze the impact of alternative work schedules and incremental kiosks merchandized and serviced per FSR
Analyze the effectiveness of an implemented reroute through ongoing monitoring and communication with Operations Team
Provide project support as assigned
Education & Experience
Bachelor’s Degree in Business, Supply Chain Management (or related field). A high school diploma and 2 years of relevant experience may be substituted in lieu of a Bachelor’s Degree
Experience in computerized routing and distribution operations preferred
Two years supply chain distribution experience preferred
Prior experience with distribution routing and navigational systems software preferred (i.e., Roadnet, Territory Planner, Appian, Roadshow, Truck Stops)
Knowledge, Skills & Abilities
Knowledge and application of lean tools and principals
Advanced level skills in Excel and Word
Strong customer service skills and ability to work with different groups and provide solutions
Strong analytical skills
Proven written and verbal communication skills
Demonstrated organizational skills
Self-directed and able to perform with limited supervision
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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