Transportation Planner 1st Shift (Job ID:WIC04114)

Employer Name Cargill   Address 00000
Job Type   Address 2
Experience   City Wichita
Education   State Kansas
  Zip Code 67202

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**Transportation Planner 1st Shift**

Cargill provides food, agriculture, financial and industrial products and services to the world\. Together with farmers, customers, governments and communities, we help people thrive by applying our insights and over 150 years of experience\. We have 150,000 employees in 70 countries who are committed to feeding the world in a responsible way, reducing environmental impact and improving the communities where we live and work\.


This role will be responsible for managing US\-W CFD Centralized routing with an emphasis on the following duties: Truck utilization, reporting, metrics, identifying and applying KPI?s\. Will require working with sales and dedicated carrier partner in an extended capacity to identify lowest cost, and highest service opportunity daily\. Responsible for managing day to day CFD routing including ship plans, appointment scheduling, managing reships and cross docking CPG freight while providing oversight on execution\.

**Principal Accountabilities**

50% Building Routes and Identifying/Notifying sales/ops team of potential issues\.

20% Works within defined processes to determine root causes for noncompliance and recommend changes for improvement\.

15% Responsible for supporting and executing transportation strategy\.

10% Special projects and other duties as assigned\.

5% Manage metrics, by maintaining supplier scorecard measures, value measurement tracking and monitoring carrier performance, Identify and implement KPI?s\.



Bachelor?s Degree \(preferably in business, logistics, transportation, supply chain management, or a related degree\) OR 2 years Transportation Management or Supply Chain Management experience OR 5 years Transportation/Supply Chain experience\.

Proficient using Microsoft Office, including Excel\.

Independent problem solving and effective decision making skills\.

Demonstrate ability to multitask in a fast paced office environment\.

Demonstrated ability to perform under pressure in a fast\-paced environment, including sound prioritization, sense of urgency, and multi\-tasking\.

Effective, clear, and professional communication skills\.

Demonstrated strong client and customer focus\.

Expert partnering with businesses to understand strategies/requirements and translating them into priority actions\.


Advanced Degree \(preferably in business, logistics, transportation, supply chain management, or a related degree\)\.

2 years Transportation Management or Supply Chain Management experience\.

Experience working in a Transportation Management System\.

Understanding of FTL rate structures\.

Negotiation skills and managing spot rates\.

Carrier management experience\.

Functional knowledge of SAP system\.

Equal Opportunity Employer, including Disability/Vet\.

**Job** Transportation/Logistics and Forwarding

**Primary Location** US\-KS\-Wichita

**Schedule** Full\-time

**Job Type** Standard

**Shift** Day Job

**Req ID:** WIC04114

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