This position is responsible for coordinating all aspects of the timely and low cost transportation of goods within the Bed Bath & Beyond (BBB) network. The role will work with Supply Chain partners across the BBB organization, all types of Transportation service providers, and use Mercury Gate to accomplish these objectives.
Transportation Management (90%)
This position will be responsible for the tender of freight to Intermodal and OTR TL carriers, Pool Operators, and LTL carriers. This position will be responsible for carrier EDI compliance, carrier on-time performance, carrier RFP’s, and working with shippers to resolve carrier performance issues. Building strong relationships with our service providers will be a key to success in this job.
The role will utilize a web-based Transportation Management System (TMS) to execute carrier management activities and be a lead administrator of this application.
The position will work with carriers on tactical level issues that come up daily, and will also help define strategic solutions to improve service and operating efficiency. Preparing presentations for periodic carrier management reviews and reporting to the internal organization the performance of our carrier partners is an integral part of the position.
Support ongoing carrier RFP’s and execute carrier bids related to assigning the low cost and most reliable transportation service providers to avenues of traffic.
Logistics Decision Support (10%)
Produce carrier scorecards to communicate performance specific to key metrics and drive lowest landed cost initiatives. Management reports will also detail logistics financials, carrier accessorial expense, freight variance (exception) detail, and carrier performance results.
Data mining from TMS and external databases will be required to produce the reporting and management tools needed.
Continually modify and enhance reporting indices according to business requirements.
Support ongoing analysis for logistics and supply chain initiatives that drive strategic savings and business-wide results.
0-2 years relevant experience
Bach Degree - Supply Chain Management or related discipline preferred
Competency in MS Office suite - Particularly MS Excel, and MS Access/SQL
Ability to work both independently and as part of a tem.
Experience with Mecury Gate is a plus.
If you need reasonable accommodations to complete the on-line application, please contact the Human Resource Department:
An Equal Opportunity Employer
It is the policy of Bed Bath & Beyond Inc. to recruit, hire, train, promote, transfer and compensate our associates and provide all other conditions of employment including Company sponsored events without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, age, sex, gender identity, genetic information, marital status, lawful alien status, sexual orientation, physical or mental disability, citizenship status, veteran status, employment status or any other basis prohibited by applicable law.