Transportation Planner



Job Description

Job Title: Transportation Planner


City: Lake Forest / State: Illinois




Job Description


Join Reynolds Consumer Products...a world of opportunities! We are passionate about achieving results and have fun winning as a team! We are committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace environment in which individual differences are recognized, respected and appreciated.

At Reynolds, we provide amazing job opportunities for growth with competitive salaries and benefits in an exciting, dynamic, fast-paced, and fun workplace environment. Are you looking to build a strong career? Then we have an opportunity for you! We currently have an opportunity for a Transportation Planner to join our team at our headquarters in Lake Forest, IL.

Your Role:

As a Transportation Planner, you will plan the freight for the company while also balancing customer service requirements, ensuring carrier compliance, and maintaining cost effectiveness. You will study, analyze and plan various transportation projects, and provide recommendations where appropriate to increase efficiencies, improve processes and/or reduce costs.

You will have the opportunity to:

  • Consolidate client orders into optimal load profiles
  • Load planning, optimization, routing, and scheduling of all transportation modes
  • Coordinate transportation for special requests, sever weather, or expedited situations
  • Report and recognize issue patterns and provide recommended solutions
  • Support in the development of SOP's, training, KPI metrics, project work and continuous improvement.

Ultimately, you will make a significant impact on company and provide guidance and support to ensure logistics best practices are followed while also making suggestions for improving efficiency.

You will love it here if...

  • You thrive in a fast paced and high-energy environment
  • You pay great attention to detail and are well organized
  • You are highly self-motivated with the ability to work independently as well as with a team
  • You are a dynamic and creative problem-solver

We need you to have:

  • BA/BS degree in Logistics or a related field
  • 2+ years of related experience in a multi-facility environment
  • High proficiency in Microsoft Office, including Excel
  • Proficiency in SAP, JDA is a plus

Icing on the cake:

  • Experience in the consumer product goods (CPG) industry

Want to know more? Check out our website or connect with us on LinkedIn!

Apply today to join a fast-growing innovative company!

Not a good fit but know someone who is? Please refer them!

Local candidates only, no relocation assistance available


For applicants or employees who are disabled, or require a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application or hiring process, you may request assistance by emailing us at Recruitment@ReynoldsBrands.com.


No recruiter calls or emails please.




Reynolds Consumer Products is an Equal Opportunity Employer EEO AA M/F/Vet/Disability.


Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, protected veteran status or disability.


Reynolds Consumer Products is an Equal Opportunity Employer that complies with the laws and regulations set forth in the following EEO is The Law Poster: http://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/eeopost.pdf


The Pay Transparency Policy Statement can be found on this link:


http://www.dol.gov/ofccp/PayTransparencyNondiscrimination.html


The poster and the supplement can be found on this link.


http://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/ofccpost.htm


For applicants or employees who are disabled, or require a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application or hiring process, you may request assistance by emailing Recruitment@ReynoldsBrands.com.


No recruiter calls or emails please.





Posted
04/25/2022
Salary Range
$44,000.00 - $63,000.00
per Year
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Location
Lake Forest, IL, 60045, US