C&S Wholesale Grocers, Inc. Analyst, Transportation Operations Planning in Keene, New Hampshire
Keep our communities fed.
Our focus is simple but meaningful, from our distribution centers to our offices — every employee of C&S and their family of companies works to help feed local families, neighbors, and communities.
The Analyst, Transportation Operations Planning is responsible for daily execution and meeting service expectations for C&S operations while mitigating spend. The Analyst coordinates and executes timely tendering of freight while managing capacities and on-time pick-up and delivery of up to 50% of total C&S freight, with a focus on expense. This position requires development and maintenance of strong working relationships with manufacturers, carriers, procurement, merchandising, warehousing, National Logistics Team and other internal customer partners.
You will contribute by :
Financial: Analyze individual lanes and determine which carrier is best utilized on each lane. Their decision directly impacts net margin as well as overall service to C&S and our customers. Operations Analyst's develop action plans for under-performing lanes, coaching and developing as needed. Responsible for lane-level costs. Constantly reviewing low and under-performing lanes and negotiating with carriers, ensuring transfer and pullback lanes are cost-effective, providing customers viable options for one-off service level needs.
Carrier Management: Responsible for sourcing, developing and maintaining relationships with regional and national carriers, leveraging this relationship to ensure the cost-effective, timely delivery of freight. Responsible for maintaining Fleet and 3rd Party carrier pools at shippers and C&S DC's, as well as investigate and process accessorial fees using reporting and analytics.
Operational Execution: Make improvements on service-related issues and headwinds in partnership with all relevant parties, i.e. Procurement, Warehousing, Regional Fleet Transportation Teams, Customer Experience Team, National Logistics Team. Tender freight to carriers based on greatest financial impact to C&S as well as overall carrier service, ensuring efficient operational execution impacting Warehousing, Procurement and C&S customer base.
Travel Required: No
Office : Office Temperature (65F to 75F)
Keene, NH location. Hybrid schedule offered post training. Weekend & Holiday coverage required.
Shift: This position will work until approximately 7pm nightly. Regular schedule for this team includes Saturdays weekly. Tentative schedule is (4) 10 hr. shifts OR (5) 8 hr. shifts.
Specialized Knowledge : Working knowledge of Microsoft Office applications (Excel) and Gmail or Google Workspace
Special Skills : Excellent verbal and written communication skills, ability to multitask and prioritize in a fast-paced environment, attention to detail and analytical skills
Physical abilities: n/a
Other: Sound statistical acumen, interpretation, and analytical ability. Professional verbal and written communication skills. Strong organizational skills and ability to prioritize.
Years Of Experience
- 2-5 : Experience working as a team in Supply Chain /Logistics, Transportation, or other relevant experience
Benefits available from day 1 (medical, dental, vision, etc.)
Company matched 401k
PTO and Holiday Pay offered
Career Progression Opportunities
Employee Health & Wellness program
Employee Discounts / Purchasing programs / Employee Referral Bonuses
Employee Assistance Program
Every person matters.
We keep our values alive through a culture that embraces differences and ensures that every person matters.
Bachelor's Degree - General Studies, General Equivalency Diploma - General Studies, High School Diploma - General Studies
2nd Shift (United States of America)
C&S Wholesale Grocers, Inc.
About Our Company
C&S Wholesale Grocers, Inc. , based in Keene, NH, is the largest wholesale grocery supply company in the U.S. and the industry leader in supply chain innovation. Founded in 1918 as a supplier to independent grocery stores, C&S now services customers of all sizes, supplying more than 6,000 independent supermarkets, chain stores, military bases, and institutions with over 150,000 different products. At C&S, We Select the Best® – those with the motivation, pride, and drive to succeed in our fast-paced world.
Working Safely is a Condition of Employment at C&S Wholesale Grocers, Inc. C&S Wholesale Grocers is proud to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer, and considers qualified applicants without regard to race, color, creed, religion, ancestry, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, veteran status or any other protected factor under federal, state or local law.
Company: C&S Wholesale Grocers, Inc.
Job Area: Transportation
Job Family: Transportation
Job Type: Regular
Job Code: JC2046