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Work at the forefront of automotive innovation with ZF,
one of the world’s leading automotive suppliers.

Supply Chain Specialist - Transportation & Freight

Location: 

Gray Court, SC, US

Req ID 24867 | Gray Court, United States

  

Position Summary: The Supply Chain Specialist will focus on conducting analysis of freight programs, costs savings, and driving continuous improvement. 

 

Position Responsibilities: 

  • Perform regular analysis using Microsoft® Access and Excel in order to support current freight programs and corporate initiatives.
  • Assess and recommend carriers for the ZF logistical support network.
  • Manage day-to-day relationship between ZF carriers, distribution, and vendor partners.
  • Develop and maintain ZF freight databases and research and compile transportation data and statistics.
  • Review and create business rules for freight audit and payment in adherence with company policy and standards.
  • Provide transportation expertise and guidance to resolve freight issues.
  • Coordinate expedite freight options to ensure material is delivered in a timely manner.
  • Assist in the coordination and implementation of new logistics processes and providers to support the corporate logistics group with freight projects.
  • Initiate and follow-up with supplier corrective action requests.
  • Prepare charts, graphs, and summarize data for the internal and external customers.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.

 

Essential Skills and Experience: 

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration, Supply Chain Management, or related field
  • 4 years minimum of progressive experience with analyzing and interpreting transportation/distribution data and related processes
  • Working knowledge of corporate logistics procedures and processes
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office (e.g. Excel, Word, PowerPoint, etc.)
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • SAP knowledge and experience (module MM, PP)
  • Experience with interpreting and manipulating large amounts of supply chain data.
  • Familiarity with plant operational interfaces and in-depth understanding of plant supply chain processes and procedures
  • Knowledge of business processes and technical expertise in product/material market.

 

Preferred Skills and Experience: 

  • Experience in logistics in the automotive industry
  • Knowledge of ISO-9000, IATF-16949 and ISO-14000 standards and requirements

 

Be part of our ZF team as Supply Chain Specialist - Transportation & Freight and apply now!

 

DIVERSITY COMMITMENTTo harness the power of innovation, we invest in the development of diverse employees. We aspire to leverage the qualities and appreciate the unique competencies that each person brings to our company.Our company is committed to the principles of Equal Employment Opportunity and to providing reasonable accommodations to applicants with physical and/or mental disabilities. If you are interested in applying for employment with us and are in need of accommodation or special assistance to navigate our website or to complete your application, please contact us. Requests for reasonable accommodation will be considered on a case-by-case basis.ZF is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer and is committed to ensuring equal employment opportunities for all job applicants and employees. Employment decisions are based upon job-related reasons regardless of an applicant's race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, disability, marital status, genetic information, protected veteran status, or any other status protected by law.Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer M/F/Disability/Veteran

Our Commitment to Diversity

ZF is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer and is committed to ensuring equal employment opportunities for all job applicants and employees. Employment decisions are based upon job-related reasons regardless of an applicant's race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, disability, marital status, genetic information, protected veteran status, or any other status protected by law.


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