Job Vacancy Transportation Analyst Office Depot

Job title: Transportation Analyst

Company: Office Depot

Job description: Overview

The role of the Transportation Analyst is to execute transportation plans, coordinate transportation for multiple company locations, and provide support as needed. The role will work in a fast paced, time sensitive environment, working in conjunction with Field Operations will be critical to servicing our internal and external customers. The Transportation Analyst will work closely with DC/Cross-dock Management as well as Corporate Staff to problem solve as needed. The Transportation Analyst is tasked with resolving operational issues, gathering data, interpreting, and formulating conclusions based on the data assembled. This role will support continuous improvement by gathering data, analyze, and drawing conclusions for Senior Transportation leadership.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Monitor and execute day-to-day routing for DC, Cross-Docks, and Inbound Consolidation (VC) program
  • Utilize company systems and software
  • Coordinate flow of product into and out of DC’s and Cross-docks
  • Optimize transportation plans for inbound or outbound delivery
  • Maintaining TE rates, Routing Logic, and Zip Codes. Analyze and interpret data related to systems changes
  • Coordinate and analyze operational metrics and provide feedback on trends, risks and opportunities to leadership. Analyze delivery network to identify expense reduction opportunities. Research on-time performance deficiencies. Work directly with Field Leadership in developing corrective plans of action
  • Understand Field Operations and work with Field Leadership to provide best results to our internal and external customers
  • Balance of time will be devoted to miscellaneous projects or regional issues that may arise, as well as other duties as assigned


  • Bachelor’s degree in business or equivalent work experience in general business, supply chain, transportation, logistics or operations management
  • Minimum 1 year experience in general business, transportation, logistics or related disciplines

Other Information:

  • Microsoft Office (Excel, Word, Outlook, Access, PowerPoint, etc.)
  • AS400 Systems
  • Warehouse Management Systems
  • Transportation Management Systems
  • Oracle Transportation Module
  • Roadnet
  • Computer and software skills
  • Ability to analyze data/information and make appropriate recommendations
  • Requires interpretation and determines the proper course of action for variety of situations
  • Multi-tasking and managing deadlines
  • Excellent negotiating skills to deal with diverse personalities
  • Integrity, Accountability, Innovative, and Respectful
  • Excellent communications skills to develop strong relationships with internal customers, external customers, and vendors
  • Possess a good understanding of logistics management
  • Knowledge of Private Fleet operations
  • Knowledge of 3rd Party Transportation/Logistics operations
  • Demonstrate passion for the brand, products, services, and solutions offered to our customers
  • Must possess a desire to continually develop skills and product knowledge
  • Quality Decision Making
  • Drive for Results
  • Ability to work well independently and in a team environment
  • Accountable for actions and work with minimal supervision
  • Strong analytical ability
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Positive and engaging personality
  • Action Oriented
  • Patience
  • Ability to travel
  • Winning Attitude

Pay, Benefits & Work Schedule

The company offers competitive salaries, a benefits package, which includes a 401(k) and more, along with plenty of opportunity to move and grow within our organization! For immediate consideration for this exciting position, please click the Apply Now button.

How To Apply

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Equal Employment Opportunity

The company is committed to providing equal employment opportunities in all employment practices. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, citizenship status, marital status, age, disability, protected veteran status, sexual orientation or any other characteristic protected by law.

We will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records

At Office Depot, we offer our benefits around the 5 facets of Total Well-Being: Physical, Emotional, Work-Life, Financial, and Community. Here’s a look into what we offer:


  • Health Insurance
  • Wellness Fairs
  • Flu shots
  • Fitness & Nutrition Programs
  • Ergonomic Support
  • Return-to-Work Programs


  • Mental Health Benefits
  • Support Programs


  • Location Events & Activities
  • Onboarding Plan & ‘Buddy’
  • Recognition & Rewards Programs
  • Flexible Work Schedules
  • Paid Holidays (as applicable by business unit)
  • Paid Time Off


  • Retirement Programs
  • 401(k) Match
  • FSA/HSA Pre-Tax Benefits
  • HSA Match
  • HRA Funding
  • Discounts/Perks
  • Life/Disability Plans


  • Charitable Giving
  • Volunteering & Mentorship

At Office Depot, we offer our benefits around the 5 facets of Total Well-Being: Physical, Emotional, Work-Life, Financial, and Community. Here’s a look into what we offer:


  • Employee Assistance Programs


  • Associate Resource Groups focused on Diversity and Inclusion

As the working world continues to evolve, so are we. Shifting from an office supplies retailer to a business services platform is not a simple task, nor is it one we take lightly. It requires the diverse talents and contributions from each and every associate – all driven by our 5C culture of Customer, Commitment, Change, Caring and Creativity. We’re working together to make a difference, challenge the status quo, and be the trusted experts that help our customers manage their businesses. We’ve got 40,000+ associates to date – and we’re always looking to add great talent to our team. The once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to help transform our company to fuel the businesses and communities around us is knocking. Start your #LifeAtDepot and discover how you can be a part of the transformation.

Expected salary:

Location: Boca Raton, FL

Job date: Thu, 30 Jun 2022 07:18:40 GMT

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