Company: Family Dollar

Job description: Division


Job Description

Summary of Position (Job Purpose) – Major purpose and functions of the position

  • Provide operational support to all areas of the Supply Chain, specifically inbound planning
  • Provide customer service support by collaborating with carriers, the DC’s, vendors and transportation to ensure optimal service levels at the lowest possible cost to serve

Principal Duties and Responsibilities –
The primary tasks the associate will perform during his/her work schedule.

  • Complete daily transportation routing processes to ensure the highest service levels at the lowest possible landed cost
  • Monitor, track and trace carrier pick-ups and deliveries from vendors daily, communicating service challenges and updating systems as appropriate
  • Execute reports to support daily operational tasks
  • Facilitate effective communication between the vendors, merchants, the DC’s and transportation to report logistics cost, service standards, and transport plan
  • Provide customer service support to the entire company to meet each department’s inbound delivery and service requirements
  • Complete other analysis, reporting, projects and duties as required

Minimum Requirements/Qualifications – Summary of knowledge, experience and education required.

  • Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent four years work experience in logistics operations
  • Extensive proficiency in MS software applications, specifically MS Excel
  • Demonstrated understanding of basic principles of Logistics and Distribution
  • Ability to work effectively both independently or as a team
  • Ability to successfully apply mathematical concepts to operational challenges
  • Ability to solve complex problems to resolution
  • Ability to effectively communicate, both verbally and in writing
  • Demonstrated ability to multi-task and to meet aggressive project deadlines
  • Must be capable of using operational support software to complete daily tasks

Desired Qualifications – Desired but not required

  • Previous experience in transportation or supply chain

This is not to be considered a complete list of job duties, as they may be amended or added to as needed.

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Company Name

Dollar Tree

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Location: Chesapeake, VA

Job date: Thu, 30 Jun 2022 04:23:46 GMT

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