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Citi Trends is looking for a dedicated DC Supply Chain Analyst to join our team at one of the largest chains in the value-priced urban apparel industry. Were growing, so if youve ever wanted a chance to lead the way, this is it.
Provide ongoing analysis utilizing transportation, freight audit/payment and carrier databases to determine underlying causes of freight trends and provide recommendations for improvements.
Reviewing current internal business processes (including warehouse) impacting transportation costs and make recommendations for improvement; lead projects to drive the implementation of the changes and monitor the results.
Initiate investigations into causes of misdirected shipments, damage or shortages in shipments; recommend improvements; implement solutions and monitor results of solutions.
Prepare all necessary shipping documentation and ensure that shipments are tracked to destination. Work with outside freight audit companies on data capture and review.
Determine most efficient and economical mode of transportation for vendors. Vendor Relations- Streamline Shipping Procedures.
Coordinate cycle counts and inventory management
Apply continuous improvement techniques and methods to internal processes and systems to increase efficiency and reduce cost.
Assist in monitoring other activity and reports to comply with SOX requirements and internal regulatory requirements.
Maintain carrier performance scorecard and participating in carrier review meetings.
Main Finance/Logistics interface for budget and P/L process. Provide visibility and tools to ensure Logistics P/L owners have accurate and timely information.
Interact with the Vice President of Supply Chain and Supply Chain Directors on various supply chain initiatives.
Analyze supply chain, transportation, and distribution network costs. Compile monthly, quarterly, and annual reports.
Knowledge of all modes of transportation preferred (LTL, TL, Internal Fleet, small parcel, ocean).
BA/BS degree in Logistics/Supply Chain Management, IT, Business, or Finance required.
2 to 3 years of transportation and freight cost management work related experience
2 to 3 years business intelligence experience
Good communication skills, both written and oral
Strong organizational and problem solving skills
Ability to quickly learn and adapt to new challenges
Project management experience
Superior and accurate with word processing and Excel spreadsheets, graphs, and pivot table, AS400 System and Microsoft Outlook a must.
Citi Trends is a great place to build a fun and rewarding career in retail management! We believe in promoting from within, so, rest assured, if you show the initiative, there'll be plenty of room to develop your career. We offer a competitive salary and benefits package that includes health and dental insurance, paid vacation, a 401(k) plan, paid training, and much more. Ready for some rapid growth of your own.
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