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Supply Chain Analyst

Company: Penske Logistics
Location: Cedar Rapids
Posted on: September 19, 2023

Job Description:

Position Summary: Penske Logistics is looking for a Supply Chain Analyst to work on-site at our client location to help facilitate successful parts deliveries to the production floor safely, accurately and efficiently. The Supply Chain Analyst is accountable for supporting client material flow by partnering with the Penske Operations team and the client's materials, assembly and support teams. This position will help drive continuous improvement through effective daily communication between Penske and client contacts as well as conducting root cause analysis of issues and helping implement corrective actions. Responsibilities: • Communication liaison between Penske's operations team and client's materials team • Verify shipments from Penske for distribution within plant to ensure conformance to pick broadcasts • Proactively seek opportunities to improve customer's inventory and material flow processes • Work with Penske team and client contacts to resolve stock shortages • Examine current Penske and client processes and implement or recommend improvements to drive down waste • Provide parts follow up ensuring optimal material flow • Use discretion and independent judgment to answer customer requests and propose solutions • Other projects and tasks as assigned by supervisor Qualifications • 1-3 years inventory/auditing/warehousing experience preferred • Bachelor's degree preferred • Project Management and/or lean certification a plus • Fundamental understanding of transportation, supply chain and logistics concepts • Proven computer skills including Microsoft Office suite • Experience with Google programs and SAP preferred • Strong problem solving and time management skills • Strong verbal and written communication skills • Ability to work independently and multitask • Ability to follow standard process and procedures • Regular, predictable, full attendance is an essential function of the job • Willingness to travel as necessary, work the required schedule, work at the specific location required, complete Penske employment application, submit to a background investigation (to include past employment, education, and criminal history) and drug screening are required. Penske is an Equal Opportunity Employer. About Penske Logistics Penske Logistics is a wholly owned subsidiary of Penske Truck Leasing. With operations in North America, South America, Europe and Asia, Penske Logistics provides supply chain management and logistics services to leading companies around the world. Penske Logistics delivers value through its design, planning and execution in transportation, warehousing and freight management. Visit www.PenskeLogistics.com to learn more. Job Category: Logistics/Supply Chain Job Family: Analytics & Intelligence Address: 5000 20th Ave SW Primary Location: US-IA-Cedar Rapids Employer: Penske Logistics LLC Req ID: 2326402 Date posted: 09/13/2023

Keywords: Penske Logistics, Cedar Rapids , Supply Chain Analyst, Professions , Cedar Rapids, Iowa

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