Ryder System Senior Logistics Analyst in NOVI, Michigan

Position Description

The Senior Logistics Analyst is responsible for analysis and utilization of continuous improvement tools to design Supply Chain Solutions in current and future operations.

Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree preferred in Logistics, Management, or Industrial Engineering or equivalent experience

  • Minimum of 2 (two) years of related experience is required

  • Advanced Level Skills in MS Word such as keyboard short cuts, creating macros, merge, merge queries, templates, table techniques, and working with images and text

  • Advanced Level Skills in MS Project such as importing and exporting data to and from your project, connection to a Project Server, setting multiple project baselines, customizing columns in a table, creating custom views and reports, PERT analysis and project tracking, and maintaining project budget compliance

  • Advanced Level Skills in MS Visio such as creating Visio diagrams, creating custom styles and templates, cross functional flow charts, linking drawings to other MS applications, working with data, custom reports, and exporting

  • Experience with Visual Basic Admin. (VBA) / Sequential Query Language (SQL)required

  • Experience with Transportation Analysis Tools (i2 Tmod, ILPS)required

ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS:

  • Candidate must also possess strong customer service, analytical and computer skills to include: Good communication skills

  • Advanced problem solving skills

  • Ability to work effectively in a team environment

  • Ability to work independently with minimum supervision

Responsibilities

  • Collects data and performs statistical analysis

  • Maps and documents processes

  • Recommends continuous improvement opportunities

  • Supports the design and implementation of Supply Chain Solutions Works with other team members to develop alternative solutions

  • Conducts transportation and logistics studies

  • Establishes Key Performance Indicators (KPI) measures Uses Lean Six Sigma tools (5s and 5whys)

Ryder is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and Drug Free workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, status as a protected veteran, among other things, or status as a qualified individual with disability.

Requisition ID 2018-59338

Category Logistics/Distribution/Transportation Management

Employment Type Regular - Full Time (4)

Travel Requirements 0-10%

Position Code 9017