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ROUTING CENTER LEAD LOGISTICS ANALYST

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Job ID:
R15758
Location:
Veritiv - Fairfield (Office) OH
City:
Fairfield
State:
OH
Veritiv has an expansive North American network with more than 180 locations, and we do business with
more than half of the Fortune 500. We're a big company, but we’re also a new company, shaping our
systems and processes to support a successful and sustainable future. We don't just encourage an
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but a path toward a rewarding and successful career? Do you want to be part of a company that
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If you answered yes, then Veritiv might be the place for you. We encourage you to learn about and apply
to Veritiv if you seek a unique work experience, where diverse ideas are met with enthusiasm, and where
you can realize your full potential.

Position Description

The Routing Center Lead Logistics Analyst is a working leader that performs the same duties as the Routing Center Analyst while in addition has responsibility for assisting the Supervisor in carrying out certain aspects of the Supervisor’s responsibilities.

Job Responsibilities:

• Schedules division’s deliveries, including transfers, to meet customer requirements

• Determines routing assignments using Route Optimization Tool for maximum route efficiency

• Maintains route / customer file data base accurately in routing tool

• Communicates with assigned division Logistics Managers to examine results and improvement opportunities

• Provides routing manifests, daily delivery reports each night to assigned divisions’ Logistics Managers and CSRs (and Sales Reps, as required)

• Provides analysis of Group routes identifying GP per Route Reports and delivery expense reduction (ie. route consolidation and overlapping routes) opportunities

• Provides viable route solutions for all proposed new business

• Makes decisions on deliveries outside of Service Offering Matrix rules

• Provides On-Site reviews / training of divisions’ routes for cost / benefit evaluations

• Provides divisions’ “Planned Routes vs. Actual Routes” performance reports to Logistics Managers and Group Operations Manager

•Communicates with Routing Center Manager to examine results and improvement opportunities.

• Ability to manage: delivery (WCOGS) daily volume changes, customer special delivery requirements and diesel price volatility impact on delivery expense

• Tracks DOT Hours of Service constraints / changes

• Adjusts driver and equipment availability due to call-offs / equipment service requirements

• Manages driver feedback, accuracy and timeliness; driver skill level/engagement; CSR feedback/interaction to accommodate customer requirements constrained by delivery expense.

• Interacts with Sales Reps requesting special favors for their customers

• Develops optimum routing solution for 50-75 trucks / routes for 6-8 assigned divisions

• Provides backup routing solution support to other Routing Analysts

• Creates “What If” routing scenarios monthly for delivery expense savings opportunities

• Maintains database functions and provides direction for Routing Analysts on any changes

• Non-standard working hours – normal start time is approximately 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Required Skills:

• Must be action-oriented

• Strong customer focus

• Functional/Technical skills required

• Negotiating skills

• Problem solving skills

• Strong organizational skills

• Managerial courage

• Conflict management skills

• Ability to deal with ambiguity

• Strong interpersonal skills/savvy

• Other duties as assigned

Required Experience:

• Must have first-hand experience in efficiently routing a fleet, including thorough knowledge and skill set in utilizing Roadnet routing tool and Omnitracs driver performance reports

• 4 year degrees required; preferably in Logistics, Supply Chain Management or Business

• Business Knowledge required; knowledgeable in Distribution

• 3 years Logistics experience desired

• Microsoft Office proficiency required

• Occasional travel availability required



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