Logistics Planning Analyst - 19

  • Peoria, IL
  • Full-time

Company Description

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Job Description

The Load Planner is responsible for the day-to-day planning, analyzing, and executing load planning for the various clients. The position works directly with suppliers, dealers, and facilities to ensure all operational goals are being achieved. The role will also provide valuable insight to project implementations and redesigns.
 Analyzing client and operational needs and making recommendations for developing, implementing, and/or improving, transportation services/operations 
 Documented processes are understood and adhered to for all the required functions
o Order Receipt
o Load Building
o Load Tendering
o Trailer Audit Analysis
o Track and Trace
o Carrier Follow-up
o Metrics Creation
o Reporting
 Working closely with the implementation team to ensure a smooth transition for new operations.
 Continuous effort to improve operations, streamline processes, drive standard work, and eliminate waste
 Manage multiple tasks in a fast paced environment


Must have extensive knowledge of North American Transportation best practices and procedures. Excellent verbal and written communication skills. Flexibility to work on and off shift hours. Display a high degree of personal initiative, accountability, teamwork, and customer focus.

 3-5 years experience in Load Planning or Transportation Control initiatives (preferably using JDA-Transportation Manager) 3PL Experience   6 Sigma/Lean Experience Expected Training: JDA Transportation Management Training  Caterpillar CPS Yellow-Belt 


Bachelor’s Degree (preferably in Logistics or Supply Chain)

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