Logistics Analyst

Vaco Staffing Bethel, CT

Growing manufacturing company in the Bethel area is seeking a hands-on Logistics Analyst to join their team! Ideally, we are seeking recent Supply Chain/Logistics/Finance graduates with strong Excel skills and internship experience to work alongside a busy Logistics team.

Responsibilities include:

  • Write or revise standard operating procedures for logistics processesIdentify opportunities for inventory reductionsMonitor industry standards, trends, or practices to identify developments in logistics planning or executionEnter logistics-related data into databasesDevelop or maintain payment systems to ensure accuracy of vendor paymentsDetermine packaging requirementsContact potential vendors to determine material availabilityContact carriers for rates or schedulesTrack product flow from origin to final deliveryRecommend improvements to existing or planned logistics processesPrepare reports on logistics performance measuresDevelop or maintain freight rate databases for use by supply chain departments to determine the most economical modes of transportationInterpret data on logistics elements, such as availability, maintainability, reliability, supply chain management, strategic sourcing or distribution, supplier management, or transportationQualifications/Requirements:

    • Bachelor's degree in Finance/Supply Chain/Logistics/related field required1-5 years of experience required (Relevant Logistics/Supply Chain/Finance internship Experience highly preferred)Must have strong Excel skills (Pivot tables/VLOOKUP)Must communicate and present wellMust be capable of managing multiple projects at once