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UPS Solutions Dsgn & Impl Sup II - Location Flexible in Atlanta, Georgia

Job Summary

This position works within the Supply Chain Optimization practice area as a Supply Chain Consultant and interacts heavily with both customer-facing resources/customers. The incumbent solves complex problems and designs solutions in supply chain network, transportation, warehousing and inventory working with UPS customers globally to ensure valuable impact and sustainable results. A primary goal of this role is to collaborate with UPS customers to design, develop and implement supply chain improvements to meet their strategic objectives.

Responsibilities

  • Duties include interviewing customers, gathering, analyzing information to determine supply chain needs and requirements

  • Assists with proposal and business development by leveraging subject matter expertise and customer relationships

  • Projects include analysis, design, and implementation of supply chain solutions through hypothesis formulation, scenario modeling, data and process analysis

  • Develops and presents recommendations and deliverables to customers including actionable insights, cost justification, service impact and added value

  • Manages multiple projects and schedules including scope, resources, and timely execution of project deliverables

  • Researches and evaluates industry trends and best practices to enhance UPS's ability to meet/exceed customer expectations and provide leading edge solutions

  • Provides support in the development of training materials for related groups (e.g., Sales, other Business Development groups, etc.) and new Customer Solutions team members to provide clear instruction on the steps involved in developing/implementing customer solutions

  • Conducts performance evaluations in a consistent, fair, and objective manner to encourage continuous performance improvement

Preferences

  • Possesses knowledge of transportation, logistics, warehousing and distribution

  • Demonstrates analytical skills, modeling skills with ability to analyze data for consistency, draw conclusions and develop recommendations

  • Possesses critical thinking skills and ability to solve complex business problems through fact gathering, business process mapping and data analysis

  • Demonstrates attention to detail and problem-solving skills

  • Displays ability to simplify highly complex analysis and output into terms that are easily accessible and impactful in both written/verbal formats

  • Possesses excellent presentation skills to all levels of the organization; is able to effectively work independently and in a team environment like a team player

  • Experience in network modeling, transportation optimization or inventory analytics

  • Experience in leading operational improvements, transformation, or innovative solutions

  • Bachelor's Degree (or internationally comparable degree) in Business, Computer Science, Industrial Engineering, Logistics/Supply Chain Management or related field

  • Professional certification in Inventory Management or similar certification

  • Possesses knowledge of Data analysis skills using Excel, Access, SQL server and similar data tools

  • Experience in the Procurement, Supply and Demand Planning

UPS is an equal opportunity employer. UPS does not discriminate on the basis of race/color/religion/sex/national origin/veteran/disability/age/sexual orientation/gender identity or any other characteristic protected by law

Company: UNITED PARCEL SERVICE

Category: Customer Solutions

Requisition Number: 340130

Location: Atlanta,Georgia

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