Logistics Visibility Analyst (Contract)

Are you ready to explore career opportunities at TJX Canada and join our team?  TJX Canada is part of The TJX Companies, Inc., the world’s leading off-price retailer of apparel and homeware worldwide, and in Canada, our retail chains include Winners, Marshalls and HomeSense.

In the retail business, we move fast. We’re always adapting, evolving and innovating. And the fast pace brings variety and challenge, along with many growth opportunities.  We operate hundreds of stores in hundreds of cities.

TJX’s retail chains include TJ Maxx, Marshalls, HomeGoods and Sierra Trading Post in the United States TK Maxx in the United Kingdom, Ireland, Germany, Poland, Austria and the Netherlands, as well as HomeSense in the United Kingdom and Ireland; and TK Maxx in Australia.

As a retailer committed to growth, success is always in style at TJX!

Meet Ethel

 

Ethel is a Logistics Visibility Analyst in our Logistics Department. She is responsible for daily, weekly, monthly, quarterly and year end reporting of the Logistics Transportation daily activities in addition to providing Customer Service support to Transportation planners.

 

To us, collaboration is more than a buzzword. Just ask Ethel. She loves to share ideas, values the other voices around the table, inquires to challenge thinking and explore possibilities. This is a supportive, stimulating place to work because of open-minded individuals like Ethel who push our creative limits. When Ethel isn’t finding new ways for us to work together better, she can be found in team huddles and scoring big with her soccer team on weekends. She just loves the collective win!

 

Now, if you were to come on board as one of our Logistics Visibility Analyst, we’d ask you to do the following:

 

  • Prepare all transportation reporting (daily, weekly, monthly and year end) for Inbound shipments
  • Analyze and report performance relative to target and forecasts
  • Acts as support to Transportation Planners and Customer Service for Carriers and Merchandise Assistance and Vendors on Transportation questions and daily exceptions requiring resolution.
  • Proactively reports merchandise flow interruptions and resolutions to Logistics Supervisor.
  • Prepares, analyzes and communicates monthly performance results for Carriers
  • Set Up and maintain monthly operations meetings with Carriers including creation of agendas and meeting minutes

 

Sounds rather challenging and exciting, right? Let’s hope so, because if it sounds easy or boring, there’s a good chance this job isn’t for you. But if it does sound right for you, here’s why we know you’ll be able to handle those challenges.  You have:

 

  • Minimum 4 to 5 years of supply chain industry experience
  • Post-Secondary degree in a related field or discipline
  • Proficient in developing/designing day to day reports and adhoc reporting from the Milestone Visibility (Descartes) Tool. Proficient in Excel
  • Proficient in computer skills, Visibility system, email and Microsoft Office
  • Ability to prioritize and work with a multitude of  adhoc reporting requests
  • Good knowledge of overall merchandise flow from Vendor to Distribution Centre
  • Customer service/support skills including effectively and efficiently responding to Merchant, Vendor, Carrier inquiries, identifying stated and unstated Customer needs, building relationships with Merchants, Carriers and Vendors
  • Organization skills including prioritizing which question/issue to resolve
  • Effective interpersonal skills
  • Excellent and effective verbal and written communication skills
  • Problem solving skills

Success is our favorite outfit! As proud as we are of our past success, it’s our future that excites us most. We strive to provide opportunities for growth, recognition and a competitive salary and benefits package. Share our determination to think bolder and bigger and be part of our future. Apply now.

Here at TJX Canada we are an equal opportunity employer committed to the inclusion and accommodation of all individuals. For additional assistance please email [email protected]

Company
TJX
Posted
09/15/2018
Type
Full time
Location
Mississauga, 08, CA