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C&S Wholesale Grocers, Inc. Analyst, Transportation Inbound Operations in Stockton, California

Position Overview

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.

Transportation Inbound Operations Analysts are responsible for daily execution to drive net income as well as service for C&S operations. The Inbound Operations 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 inbound freight, with a focus on revenue and expense. This position requires development and maintenance of strong working relationships with manufacturers, carriers, Procurement, Merchandising, Warehousing, National Logistics Team and other internal partners.

Job Description

  • Financial: Analyze individual lanes and determine which carrier is best utilized on each lane; decision directly impacts net margin as well as overall service to C&S and our customers. Develop action plans for under-performing lanes, coaching and developing as needed. Responsible for lane-level profitability. Constantly review low and under-performing lanes and negotiate with vendors and carriers, ensuring inbound lanes are as profitable as possible.

  • Carrier Management: Responsible for sourcing, developing and maintaining relationships with regional and national carriers, leveraging this relationship to ensure the profitable, 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: Minimal


  • Office : Office Temperature (65F to 75F)

  • Hybrid/Remote; some in-person meetings in the Stockton, CA office


  • Specialized Knowledge : Experience with (TMS) Transportation systems like Manhattan or similar products. Working knowledge of Microsoft Excel and 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.

  • Physical abilities: : N/A

  • Other: : Sound statistical acumen, interpretation, and strong organizational skills.

Years Of Experience

  • 2-5 : Experience working as a team in Supply Chain, Logistics, or Transportation roles

We offer:

  • Weekly Pay

  • Benefits available from day 1 (medical, dental, vision, etc.)

  • Company matched 401k

  • PTO and Holiday Pay offered

  • Career Progression Opportunities

  • Tuition Reimbursement

  • 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


1st 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.

Salary Range

$64,480 - $64,480

Company: C&S Wholesale Grocers, Inc.

Job Area: Transportation

Job Family: Transportation

Job Type: Regular

Job Code: JC2046

Pay Range: $64,480 - $64,480

ReqID: R-246633