Company: BSCC Corporate
Zip Code: 93905
Minimum Level of Education: Bachelor's Degree
Minimum Years of Experience: 3
Position Type: Exempt
Travel Percentage: 0
More information about this job:
At Sysco, we offer our associates the opportunity to grow personally and professionally, to contribute to the success of a dynamic organization, and to serve others in a manner that exceeds their expectations. We are looking for talented, hard-working individuals to join our team. Come grow with us and let us show you why good things really do come from Sysco.
Reporting to the Sr. Manager, Carrier Development, and the Manager of Carrier Development-Produce will lead key business projects and serves as a key change agent and/or resource to help drive a high-performance in terms of service level and cost for all inbound produce merchandise into the Sysco network from the West Coast.
Responsible for efficient produce capacity procurement for Sysco’s North American Broadline & Specialty Companies. Managing produce truckload, intermodal, and rail bids utilizing SUS and TMS with analytical support from the Global Logistics Center of Excellence (GL CoE). Negotiating rates and ensuring accurate routing for both dry and refrigerated produce shipments. Identifies optimization opportunities for increased carrier capacity, load sharing, mode conversion, etc. to increase capacity and financial savings. Influence produce team for procurement improvements to increase supplier conversions, load-fill improvements, etc. Partners with suppliers and carriers for improved driver experience, increased efficiency, and service to key stakeholders.
This position resides within Corporate Logistics department for Sysco Corp. and has a contributory service and financial impact to the Sysco Merchandising and Supply Chain Services entities.
Education and / or Experience:
Produce transportation procurement with supplier, distributor, or shipper.
Strong understanding of the food industry to include frozen, cooler and dry.
Sysco logistics experience is a plus
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.
The above information on this description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by associates within this classification. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications required of associates assigned to this job.
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed above are representative of knowledge, skill and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States.
Sysco is proud to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer, and considers qualified applicants without regard to race, color, creed, religion, ancestry, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, veteran status or any other protected factor under federal, state or local law.
This opportunity is available through Sysco Corporation, its subsidiaries and affiliates.Employment Type: Full Time
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