Job Details

: Supply Chain Engineer
: Supply Chain Planning
: Peoria, IL

JOB DUTIES:  Perform activities to ensure material is shipped, received, stored or delivered quickly and efficiently. Provide logistics management, analysis and support of inbound and outbound material flow. Continuous improvement efforts to: Eliminate excess inventory, Manage material to PFEP-defined flowpaths, Provide development, maintenance and support of transportation requirements for the customer, including determining appropriate mode and carrier, Monitor carrier performance, determine root cause and take corrective action, Decrease transportation costs and reduce premium freight expense, Improve carrier quality and container scheduling and availability, Manage and support business unit or facility logistics activities. Provide support and assistance to business unit or facility groups to resolve transportation issues.  Provide overall management of the facility freight expenses, including filing carrier loss and damaged freight claims and monitoring, analyzing and performing root cause corrective actions to resolve freight non-compliance issues.  

Education and experience Requirements:                         Bachelor's degree in engineering or related field. 5-7 years experience required.

Technical Skills Required:

* Advanced analytical, PowerBI and excel capabilities (v-lookups, pivot tables).
* Solid supply chain planning, demand and orders, logistics and manufacturing knowledge, ideally in Sales & Operations planning.
* Experience in Global Purchasing, Material Requirements, or Supply Chain / Logistics is desired.

Soft Skills Required:

-Strong interpersonal and communication skills with a customer service focus
-Strong follow-up skills