Burlington Freight Audit & Logistics Expense Analyst in Edgewater Park, New Jersey
LOCATION 4287 Route 130 S Edgewater Park NJ US 08010
Are you innovative and do you excel in identifying opportunities to move business forward? Do you have a high level of integrity and thrive in fast paced , people oriented environments? If yes,come join one of the largest off-price retailers in the nation- join the Burlington Stores team as a Freight Audit & Logistics Expense Analyst!
The Freight Audit & Logistics Expense Analyst- The Carrier Relationships group within the Global Logistics Department is a cross-functional supply chain capability that collaborates with various internal and external departments to provide administrative and carrier management support to all divisions of the transportation network; including: imports, domestic inbound, and outbound. Carrier Relationships supports all modes of transport; including: Less-Than-Truckload, Truckload, Intermodal/Rail, Ocean, Port Drayage, and Pool Distribution. The Freight Audit & Logistics Expense Analyst will be responsible to ensure timely & accurate funding of transportation invoices, transportation expense visibility, reporting, and accuracy of contract rate tables in TMS and Freight Audit & Pay systems.
Partner with US Bank Auditors, Carrier Accounts Receivable Teams, and Logistics Operations Teams to ensure online invoice exception queues are resolved timely.
Develop & Implement suite of performance metrics for optimal visibility to timely invoice payment, US Bank auditor SLA’s, and carrier invoice accuracy.
Regularly reconcile Carrier aging reports to ensure good standing and accurate expense accruals.
Partner with Supply Chain Analytics & Budgeting team to accurately forecast impact of rate changes and anticipated expense variances.
Act as administrator of contract rate repositories in TMS and FAP systems.
Draw datasets from US Bank repository in support of internal analysis objectives & transportation procurement events.
Facilitate EDI integrations between 3 rd -Party carriers and software providers.
Complete other projects and responsibilities, as assigned.
Strong analytical skills and ability to identify key trends & root causes
Proficiency in MS Excel.Demonstrated proficiency in managing and manipulating large datasets.
Proven grasp of finance and accounting concepts.
Strong fact-based decision making skills.
Outstanding written and verbal communication skills with the ability to influence others.
Strong sense of teamwork and cross-functional skills are highly desired, as solid partnerships with a variety of corporate departments are required
Candidate must have a positive, can-do attitude, who can think outside of the box to help solve problems and overcome obstacles
Excellent organization skills with the ability to multi-task, prioritize, and manage time.
Our ideal candidate will have 4-5 years of experience in Transportation/Supply Chain . In addition Retail-specific supply chain experience preferred.
Prior experience working in an outsource freight audit & pay environment; US Bank a plus . Experience utilizing key performance indicator metrics to benchmark/track performance
…are excited to deliver great values to customers every day;
…take a sense of pride and ownership in helping drive positive results for a team;
…are committed to treating colleagues and customers with respect;
…believe in the power of diversity and inclusion;
…want to participate in initiatives that positively impact the world around you;
Come join our team. You’re going to like it here!
You will enjoy a competitive wage and comprehensive benefit package including a generous paid time off plan, a company matched 401(k) and an associate discount. We are a rapidly growing brand, and provide a variety of professional development opportunities so our associates can grow with us. We work hard and have fun together! Burlington associates make a difference in the lives of customers, colleagues, and the communities where we live and work every day. Burlington Stores, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer committed to workplace diversity.
Posting Number 2021-168460
Location US-NJ-Edgewater Park
Address 4287 Route 130 S
Zip Code 08010
Position Type Regular Full-Time
Posted Date 11/22/2021 11:49 AM
Career Site Category Corporate
Position Category Supply Chain