This position will have a strong customer interface and the ideal candidate will have the ability to influence others. Excellent relationship building and communication skills along with attention to detail is a must for this position.
Reviews requisitions and confers with departments regarding requirements, specifications, quantity and quality of merchandise, and delivery requirements; recommends alternate suppliers where a savings in cost or improved delivery will result.
The Logistics Analyst contributes to and is responsible for the optimization of the transport flows and costs associated with Tenneco (North American inbound, outbound and expedited transport providers). The Logistics Analyst also has responsibility for service and performance levels provided by the transportation supply base.
Support financial team including invoice support, resolution of inconsistencies or discrepancies identified as result of 3way match (comparison of purchase order to receipt to invoice), and dispositions including resolution of materials, variances or issues.
Independently evaluate, select and purchase various commodities including electrical and electronic components, mechanical parts, fabricated assemblies and subassemblies, as well as maintenance, repair and operations (MRO), third party services, packaging and plant support commodities.
Collaborate with Strategic Sourcing on all aspects of assigned domains (categories) to include prioritization, contract renewals, benchmarking and industry research in order to achieve defined business goals.