Anheuser-Busch Sr. Specialist Logistics- Transportation in St. Louis, Missouri
Sr. Specialist Logistics- Transportation - 22000225
Job Function : SOLUTIONS
Primary Location : United States-Missouri-St. Louis
Schedule : Full-time
Job Type : Permanent
Salary: : $58,000-$65,000
Posting Date : Jan 13, 2022
Budweiser. Bud Light. Stella Artois. Michelob ULTRA. That’s right, over 100 of America’s most loved brands, to be exact. But there’s so much more to us than our top-notch portfolio of beers, seltzers, and more. We believe our people are our greatest asset, and we’re looking for people like you to join our shared dream. We dream big to create a future with more cheers. Are you up for the Challenge?
Acquire over-the-road (common carrier) transportation capacity daily to ensure timely execution of shipment plan by carrier partners, while adhering to routing guide and driving least cost solution. Track movement of finished goods and provide reports to internal and external customers as required.
In this role, you’ll be responsible for:
Manage fleet execution for 2-3 breweries to ensure maximum use of fixed assets and attainment of backhaul revenue goals.
Maximize use of award carriers to minimize transportation cost. Work with carriers to smooth shipment plan to ensure best use of carrier capacity.
Monitor carrier performance to include, but not limited to; award acceptance percentage, on-time pickup, on-time delivery, trailer pool compliance, ETA accuracy, freight claims, etc. Address poor performance directly with carrier to improve brewery operations and wholesaler service.
Develop and improve carrier & brewery relationships by providing excellent customer service and communicating in a professional & solutions-oriented manner. Efforts should lead to increased capacity and service performance.
Work effectively as a team member within the Logistics execution team. Actively participate in a positive manner to execute, support, monitor, and achieve Logistics KPIs and goals.
Main Accountabilities or Key Performance Indicators (KPIs)
Cost Metrics: Actual transportation cost vs. budget; Over-the-road rate per mile
Brewery & Wholesaler Service Metrics: On-Time Pickup, Trailer Age, Trailer Pool Compliance, Direct Loading, On-Time Delivery
Execution Metrics: Percentage of Loads Moved by Award Carriers; Compliance to Tendering Process
Excellent communications skills (telephone and email) are essential
Bachelor's degree, preferably in Business, Supply Chain Management, or Operations
Prior business or internship experience, particularly in a transportation or supply chain role
Strong teamwork & problem-solving skills
Ability to multi-task and work in a fast-paced, changing environment
Strong organization and attention to detail, with excellent follow-up skills
Benefits and work perks
We offer generous benefit plan options that can be tailored for your unique needs and wellbeing. Here are just a few:
Health benefits including Medical, Dental, Vision, Wellness and Tax-Advantaged Savings and Spending Accounts
Life Insurance and Disability Income Protection
Generous Parental Leave and FMLA policies
401(k) Retirement Savings options with a generous company matching contribution
Chance to work in a fast-paced environment amongst a company of owners
For more than 165 years, Anheuser-Busch and its outstanding brewmasters have carried on a legacy of brewing America's most-popular beers. Starting with the finest ingredients sourced from Anheuser-Busch's family of growers, every batch is crafted using the same exacting standards and time-honored traditions passed down through generations of proud Anheuser-Busch brewmasters and employees. Best known for its fine American-style lagers, Budweiser and Bud Light, the company's beers lead numerous beer segments and combined hold 46.4 percent share of the U.S. beer market. Budweiser and Bud Light Lime Lime-A-Rita were named Brands of the Year for the Beer and the Spirits, Malt Beverages and Wine categories, respectively, by Ace Metrix; in 2014. Anheuser-Busch is the U.S. arm of Anheuser-Busch InBev and operates 15 local breweries, 17 distributorships and 23 agricultural and packaging facilities across the United States, representing a capital investment of more than $15.9 billion. Its flagship brewery remains in St. Louis, Mo., and is among the global company's largest and most technologically capable breweries. Visitor and special beermaster tours are available at its St. Louis and five other Anheuser-Busch breweries. For more information, visit www.anheuser-busch.com.
As the leading global brewer, Anheuser-Busch InBev is committed to finding innovative ways to continually improve! It's this kind of thinking that crafts an outstanding work environment by rewarding talent, celebrating diversity and encouraging forward thinking. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability status or any other characteristic protected by applicable law.
Req ID: 22000225