Job Vacancy Supply Chain Executive, Inbound Transportation (Hybrid – Individual Contributor) Kohl’s


Job title: Supply Chain Executive, Inbound Transportation (Hybrid – Individual Contributor)

Company: Kohl’s

Job description: Job Description Summary The Supply Chain Executive supports the execution of Kohl’s logistics projects and supply chain scorecards to improve service, cost, quality and speed.
Do you love…analyzing processes and implementing/monitoring supply chain performance data?
Are you energized by…achieving process efficiencies and improvements?
Do you enjoy…communicating issues and resolutions to business partners?

Job Description

ACCOUNTABILITIES

Communicate supply chain issues and opportunities to business partners

Conduct project analysis and reporting

Support successful project and process execution

Resolve remittance and operational issues

Addendums

INBOUND TRANSPORTATION

Responsible for day-to-day communication and interactions concerning domestic inbound freight movement

Responsible for annual RFPs, reporting, scorecards and analytics

Identify opportunities, develop strategies, and implement solutions to improve transit performance and overall carrier performances

PARCEL

Packaging management

Own supplier relationships and serve as POC for Kohl’s logistics

Analyze data and make recommendations to drive packaging improvements and cost efficiencies

Partner with suppliers to manage packaging inventory and expense across the network

Partner with procurement team on packaging RFP

Carrier management

Serve as liaison between parcel carriers and Kohl’s fulfillment teams.

Maintain and communicate parcel shipping SOPs

Serve as an escalation point to resolve operational issues

Leverage internal reporting to assess and communicate feedback related to carrier performance

Streamline processes

Identify data integration and database solutions to reporting improvements

TRANSPORTATION

Responsible for day to day communication and interactions concerning global import freight movement

Manage annual ocean, air and origin bids – partnering with procurement and AP on invoicing

​​Analyze, report, scorecard. Develop and voice your own ideas on how to improve process, reduce cost

MERCHANT and VENDOR SERVICES

Acts as the liaison into the supply chain for merchants and 3rd party vendors.

Supports new project implementations.

Identifies and supports strategies to remove friction within the supply chain

Supports the education of supply chain best practices throughout the organization and with vendors

Identify strategies and deliver innovation with respect to operational implementation of opportunities that reduce costs or increase revenue

Support recurring budgeting, forecasting, reporting and other operational activities

ANALYTICS

Find insights in data to make supply chain operations more efficient

Partner with distribution center and transportation leaders to identify and design reporting for operations

Partner with Kohl’s technology team to identify and connect to data sources needed for reporting and analysis

Communicate facts and narratives concisely and precisely

Build intuitive and insightful data visualizations

Capably analyze data with SQL and R/Python

Build reports in Qlik

OPERATIONS/PLANNING

Coordinate with partners across the organization and third party vendors to make short term tactical and strategic inventory placement decisions

Leverage systems and software to acquire data and conduct complex analysis of business issues and opportunities

Identify strategies and coordinate the operational implementation of opportunities that reduce costs or increase revenue

Support recurring budgeting, forecasting, reporting and other operational activities that support Omni-channel fulfillment operations

REVERSE LOGISTICS

Manage 3rd party vendor and return relationships

Support new project implementations in reverse and operations spaces

Identify strategies and deliver innovation with respect to operational implementation of opportunities that reduce costs or increase revenue

Support recurring budgeting, forecasting, reporting and other operational activities

QUALIFICATIONS
REQUIRED

Bachelor’s Degree

Knowledge of statistical, financial and work measurement analysis

Demonstrated initiative and drive

Proficient in Microsoft Excel, PowerPoint and Access

Ability to multi-task across multiple projects

Strong analytical skills, interpersonal skills and communication skills

PREFERRED

Bachelor’s Degree in Industrial System Engineering or Supply Chain Management

Previous experience in distribution/manufacturing engineering/fulfillment and/or inventory management

Supply chain knowledge and global business process orientation

Strong negotiation and organizational skills; detail oriented; flexible problem solving skills

SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS

May require overnight travel

Flexible schedule to support peak business operation

Expected salary:

Location: USA

Job date: Thu, 18 Jan 2024 06:52:25 GMT

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