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Job Title: Logistics/Supply Chain - Traffic - Strategist

Company: Webstaurant Store, Inc.

Who We Are

WebstaurantStore.com is the leading ecommerce website to meet the purchasing needs of the food service professionals throughout the United States, Canada, and beyond.  Our large volume of restaurant equipment and supplies along with our buying power allows us to offer an unbeatable selection of products and industry low prices.  In addition to these advantages, we also continue to stay true to our Lancaster County (PA) roots and provide good, honest customer service where our staff goes out of their way to make the shopping experience top priority.  WebstaurantStore.com is a company of Clark Associates, originally established in 1971, which has recently been recognized by Central Penn Business Journal as the Fastest Growing Business in the central PA area.  

Due to our rapid growth, we’ve been adding new locations across the United States and are seeking candidates to join our growing team.  We offer competitive salaries and excellent benefits, including a 401K match program, choice of medical plans, paid maternity leave, and gym membership reimbursement just to name a few.  We believe in working hard, but also like to have fun!  

About the Position

As a Supply Chain Strategist you will be charged with defining, analyzing and ultimately solving the company's most complex problems by working to streamline transportation and distribution of products. Supply Chain Strategists assist company managers in creating a more productive, cost-effective and profitable enterprise.

Characteristics:

  • Assertive, resilient and welcomes change
  • Proactively contributes to the team
  • Is self aware, optimistic and has a collaborative approach to working with others
  • Shows moral courage, openness and honesty in all dealings
  • Self motivated and results orientated

Essential Functions/Major Responsibilities:

  • Evaluate existing capabilities and establish new systems and processes as needed for the tracking, measurement, reporting, and analysis of all traffic including inventory levels, contracted carriers, or transportation schedules
  • Undertake detailed and thorough logistics analysis and identify opportunities to aid efficiency and cost optimization through evaluation of data
  • Collaborate with associates to improve efficiency, productivity and processes.
  • Responsible for preparing statistical data for contract negotiations and participating in negotiations.
  • Track logistics trends and use information to recommend change
  • Utilize knowledge and research methods to benchmark logistics activities and to drive best practice results
  • Work with Logistics and other appropriate staff to resolve issues as and when required
  • Provide additional analytical support as required
  • Work towards and support a culture of continuous improvement and work to make business and department improvements wherever possible
  • Other special projects as assigned

If you’re ready for a challenge, and have the ambition to succeed in a fast paced, growing industry, we’d love to discuss the Supply Chain Strategist position with you! Submit your resume and cover letter online today.