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Transportation Analyst - Charlotte, NC (65392)
Dentsply Sirona is the world’s largest manufacturer of professional dental products and technologies, with a 130-year history of innovation and service to the dental industry and patients worldwide. Dentsply Sirona develops, manufactures, and markets a comprehensive solutions offering including dental and oral health products as well as other consumable medical devices under a strong portfolio of world class brands. Dentsply Sirona’s products provide innovative, high-quality and effective solutions to advance patient care and deliver better and safer dentistry. Dentsply Sirona’s global headquarters is located in Charlotte, North Carolina, USA. The company’s shares are listed in the United States on NASDAQ under the symbol XRAY.
Bringing out the best in people
As advanced as dentistry is today, we are dedicated to making it even better. Our people have a passion for innovation and are committed to applying it to improve dental care. We live and breathe high performance, working as one global team, bringing out the best in each other for the benefit of dental patients, and the professionals who serve them. If you want to grow and develop as a part of a team that is shaping an industry, then we’re looking for the best to join us.
Working at Dentsply Sirona you are able to:
- with our commitment to the best professional development.
- as part of a high-performance, empowering culture.
Shape an industry
- with a market leader that continues to drive innovation.
Make a difference
-by helping improve oral health worldwide.
*This can be a remote opportunity
This role will support the Americas transportation function, including working with carriers on freight services, analyze and tracking freight costs, and work closely with other 3rd party transportation companies. The major focus of this job will be to coordinate and lead implementation of best practice in freight management, freight payment, and freight scorecards. This includes implementing Transportation systems and processes, customer collaboration initiatives, and transportation design modeling and implementation. The incumbent will establish relationships with internal Business Unit customers, vendors, and Dentsply Sirona external customers.
Drive the development, evaluation, and sustainability of the service provider network to meet and exceed the requirements of Dentsply Sirona. The service provider network must support cost controls, performance metrics, capacity requirements, company growth, and business continuity.
Develop annual initiative pipeline that meets or exceeds individual and team goals and provide cost certainty and improved service and quality to Dentsply Sirona divisional business units.
Manage the implementation of cost, quality, and service improvement projects. Capture and report initiative results.
Lead building an RFQ process that will deliver significant freight savings and improve customer service
Support carrier relationship management initiatives, which include coordinating, conducting, managing, and reporting routine and formal carrier meeting reviews that drive continuous carrier improvements, deliver business results, and identify areas of opportunity.
Review, monitor, and manage transportation activity and spend for assigned shipping sites, and carriers.
Manage the relationship between transportation operations and freight pay and audit.
Understand the vendors’ rate structures across modes in order to negotiate the best rates possible while balancing capacity, service and quality.
Carrier portfolio development including the analysis of new potential carrier service offerings.
Ensure controls are in place and validated to support contractual, insurance and risk management compliance with current legal regulations.
Lead the development and implementation of Transportation Management best practices across the organization.
Present cost, quality, and service business cases to leadership within Dentsply Sirona divisional business units.
SOP/SLA development guidance.
Lead training programs and provides training to Dentsply divisions in the use of transportation and best practice processes
Bachelor’s degree in relevant field
3 years of experience in Supply Chain / Logistics / Transportation
Knowledge of transportation regulatory requirements, transportation contracts, and transportation lanes
Bring industry knowledge and ability to influence at the carrier leadership level.
Excellent written and oral communication skills and be able to communicate with all levels and departments both within and outside the company.
Ability to manage multiple cross-functional and cross-organizational projects.
Interpersonal skills to deal effectively with all levels of the organization.
Strong appreciation for analytics and critical thinking.
Work effectively with others in the transportation team to resolve interdepartmental issues.
Proficient in the use of Microsoft Outlook, Word, Excel, and PowerPoint.
Travel up to 10%
English required; Portuguese or Spanish fluency preferred, but not required
Dentsply Sirona is an Equal Opportunity/ Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, sexual orientation, disability, or protected Veteran status. We appreciate your interest in Dentsply Sirona.
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