Transportation Network Design Manager

Location: Nashville, TN, United States
Transportation Network Design Manager
RELOCATION ASSISTANCE AVAILABLE
BASE SALARY: 100,000-110,000


SUMMARY:
The Network & Transportation Design team is looking to add a Manager to their group. This person will apply quantitative skills to answer high-level business and strategy questions and support operational initiatives while leading a team of analysts and engineers.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
  • Be the leader of Supply Chain Design & Transportation Network Modeling
  • Partner with various business stakeholders to identify key factors and requirements for each project, and get buy-in for project methodology
  • Scope high-level business problems into more specific questions which can then be answered by data-driven analysis
  • Contribute to big data analysis using SQL, R, Python and other software applications and design tools: TMW, Llamasoft, JDA Transportation Modeler, Tableau, CubeMaster 
  • Present data with a clear point of view so that insights can be used to help drive business strategy
  • Additional modeling efforts will include a focus on custom logistics solutions such as interleaving stops at suppliers and customers on line haul routes as well as evaluating the impact of adding a new consolidation point.
  • Building a nationwide carrier portfolio optimization model to determine the most efficient and profitable distribution of volume.
  • Analyzing the optimal way to handle cross border shipments into Canada and design the European network keeping in mind supplier sourcing, demand growth, and multi-country transportation and regulations.
REQUIREMENTS:
  • At least 5+ years of experience in an analytical/consulting role preferably with supply chain or logistics experience
  • Degree in Mathematics, Industrial Engineering, Economics, Statistics, Physics, or other concentrations with heavy quantitative focus strongly preferred
  • Experience with one or more of the following: TMW, Llamasoft, JDA Transportation Modeler, Tableau, CubeMaster 
  • Previous experience executing on analytical projects and presenting business cases to senior leadership
  • Experience working within large datasets and passionate about solving complex business problems
  • Possess strong written and verbal cross-functional communication skills
  • Positive, people-oriented, and enthusiastic 
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