Chewy Associate Director, Transportation Planning in Reno, Nevada
Chewy is looking for an Associate Director of Transportation Planning with a strong delivery record and experience owning and managing strategic, cross-functional transportation projects.\u0026amp;nbsp; This high-visibility role will require influencing business and tech teams across the company to standup new processes and functionality.\u0026amp;nbsp; This role will own development of the short-term and long-term inbound volume forecasts by origin and destination.\u0026amp;nbsp; This role will interface between the S\u0026amp;amp;OP, Demand Planning, Supply Planning, Transportation and Operations teams bringing continuity to the inbound program.
What you’ll do:
Develop and manage the short term and long tern inbound lane volume forecast which includes domestic and ocean volume.
Working closely with the Demand Planning, Supply Planning, S\u0026amp;amp;OP and Transportation Teams build a world class volume forecasting tool that is capable of accurately predicting the number of inbound loads per origin/destination pair.
Work with various technology teams to enhance reporting/visibility related to inbound transportation.
Align multiple Chewy organizations to the inbound flow plan to ensure full optimization of assets.
Provide strategic leadership across multiple Chewy organizations as we work to optimize both domestic and international inbound freight.
Leading cross-functional project teams, planning, organizing, managing, and executing complex projects.
Lead the identification of trends, factors and KPI’s with the objective of reducing variable fulfillment cost per unit.
What you’ll need:
Bachelor’s degree and minimum 7+ years supply chain experience, specifically in transportation or operations
Strong understanding of inbound volume planning.
Strong analytical and problem-solving skills with a proven track record of solutioning
Excellent project management skills and experience
A strong bias for action and the ability to coordinate across cross-functional team’s
A proven track record of driving change and delivering results.
Strong written and oral communication skills that allow for effective communication across all levels of the organization.