Supply Chain Analyst, Inbound Operations


Key Responsibilities

  • Develops/implements/monitors key performance indicators (KPIs) with specific focus on speed, cost, and service quality metrics.
  • Develops and manages SOP for all inbound carriers.
  • Compile weekly and daily inbound delivery scheduled reports to the DC, customs group, and other internal departments
  • Schedule daily truck load appointments with the DCs
  •  Monitor and track ETA’s on ocean shipments and communicate delays to all the stakeholders. Drive continuous improvements with the carriers to avoid delays/unnecessary cost.
  • Communicate and collaborate with nominated ocean delivery trucking company in order to have better visibility, available delivery information, and control with the flow of scheduled ocean container deliveries.
  • Lead the communication with inbound planning, customs, and customer service to set and track priority ocean shipments
  • Work with Manager Inbound Transportation to improve ocean and dray carrier processes, quarterly 3PL reviews, and communicate to ocean and dray carriers our needs
  • Participate in global and regional logistics and transportation initiatives/projects related to the US inbound and co-ordinate implementation of deliverables across all brands.
  • Any additional duties related to improving the business and/or business processes.


Key Relationships

  • Internally: Inbound Planning, Distribution, and Finance, all brands and business units
  • Externally: 3PL’s, ocean and dray carriers.


Knowledge Skills and Abilities

  • Excellent analysis and data management skills with demonstrated ability to organize data and prepare reports in a logical manner
  • Attention to detail and ability to navigate systems to obtain data required.
  • Strong project management skills
  • Knowledge of Transportation process.
  • A solid working knowledge of Microsoft Excel, MS Access, MicroStrategy, and Tableau.
  • A consensus building, upbeat team contributor that can function as a future manager
  • Ability to take ownership of a project, prioritizes effectively, and ultimately drives the project through to completion.
  • Self-motivated, high energy that can easily function in a high demand, performance-driven environment.
  • Comfortable working with cross-functional teams across multiple businesses
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills for both formal and informal communications
  • Must have strong verbal and presentation skills; to conduct meetings and make presentations to direct manager and project teams


Requisite Education and Experience / Minimum Qualifications

  1. B.S in Analytics, Business or Engineering. Six Sigma preferred.
  2. 2-3 years of experience in the supply chain or logistics industry or finance.
Location:  Ontario
Country:  United States
Team:  Supply Chain Management
Brand:  adidas
Position Type:  Full time
Number:  198699