Logistics Analyst
Job Details
BC1 - Carpinteria, CA

Position Profile

Service leads the customer experience, and delivering an exceptional experience requires a unified front across the entire company.The Logistics Analyst will oversee the traceable movement of inbound and outbound material flow. The Logistics Analyst overseestransportation suppliers, processes and freight costs, and drive procedures, processes, and projects that maintain a balanced materialflow in support of BEGA North Americas overall strategy.


When taking on these responsibilities, it is important to consider BEGAs service purpose, which is to create meaningful and lasting connections. Our service purpose emphasizes how the organization should view and conduct itself and it expresses our desired impact on the lives of whoever we are trying to service. More simply put, it is the systematic reason behind how we make people feel. Everyone will always be celebrated for being on purpose, even if they temporarily find themselves off task.


Reporting Relationships

  • This position reports directly to the Supply Chain Manager
  • No direct reports




Knowledge & Experience

  • 5 7 years experience in Logistics or Supply Chain
  • Extremely organized and detail-oriented with the ability to align a series of tasks to goals and understand interdependencies.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills,
  • Exceptional verbal and written communication skills across all levels of the organization and with external suppliers.
  • Comprehensive knowledge/experience in:
    • Transportation/logistics regulations
    • Logistics analytics and cost reductions
    • Domestic and international transportation models, specifically for air cargo, ground, and ocean.
    • US Customs Import/Export Requirements/Criteria/Documentation/Tariffs
  • College degree or equivalent experience or ASCM/CPSM certification
  • Lean manufacturing and continuous improvement process training and experience
  • Broad knowledge of ERP system functions
  • Knowledge of, and experience with, various shipping methods/terms such as Exworks, DAP, FOB, etc.
  • Knowledge in product packaging solutions for shipping is a plus
  • Strong Human Relation skills




What youll do

  • Analyzes, develops, and implements global transportation plans to maximize compliance with customer needs.
  • Creates and reviews procedures for transportation, identifies under performing areas in transportation and suggests improvements or resolutions to the challenges.
  • Ability to anticipate, identify and define issues or barriers, collect data, establish facts and draw valid conclusions to generate solutions.
  • Evaluates and provides guidance to management for all transportation and freight costs, as well as appropriate routing and carriers to be used to maximize customer satisfaction and minimize cost.
  • Ensures cost-effective, efficient, and traceable movement of company products both inbound/out-bound and domestic/international.
  • Evaluates the legality of current and proposed transportation processes/systems/ for import and export.
  • Analyzes fees associated with transportation costs both international and domestic and looks for areas of improvement and cost savings.
  • Highly motivated and self-driven with demonstrated ability to set goals and independently deliver results for the team in addition to collaborating across multiple groups and functions, focused on achieving objectives.
  • Operates as a team-oriented, collaborative partner who passionately advocates and articulates her/his opinion while maintaining flexibility to incorporate others point of views.
  • Provides metrics and KPI reporting to management and Supply Chain team.
  • Participates in identifying freight carriers for inter-company material transfer projects.
  • Actively participates and identifies continuous improvement projects.
  • Updates and maintains Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) for Supply Chain and carriers when applicable.
  • Perform additional duties as requested




Performance Measurements

  • Communicates effectively with peer, subordinates, and management
  • Problems are defined and solved in an efficient manner using problem solving tools
  • Projects are completed in a timely manner
  • Freight cost reduction
  • On time delivery, quality, supplier performance, backorder metrics (KPIs)



Leadership Principles

Leadership - Able to develop and share insights and the aptitude to mobilize and inspire others to action. Leadership is about finding possibilities and developing people, utilizing their strengths, and shaping the future.

Coaching & Talent Development - Overseeing talent development programs and efforts; taking interest in the advancement of subordinates; having a high rate of success of previous subordinates in other functional areas or organizations.

Organizational Agility - Overcoming barriers; finding solutions; having a positive attitude; being able to solve problems; finding resources to address a challenge; responding to a lack of formal resources.

BEGA North America is a world renowned manufacturer of architectural lighting solutions.

Illuminating What Matters:

A guiding light for elevating our thinking beyond day-to-day activity in a clear and memorable way, BEGA North Americas vision intentionally possesses more than one meaning. Naturally, as an architectural lighting company, to illuminate a surface or an object makes perfect sense. Theres a deeper meaning, however. To illuminate can also mean to make lucid or clear, or to shed light on an important concept or idea. Whether its for our industry, our community, or our family, we want to matter to people who want to matter to us. And most importantly, to illuminate can also mean to enlighten, as with knowledge. We invest heavily in our people, and believe this simple idea is why they ultimately choose BEGA for a lifetime, because were focused on illuminating what matters to them.

Who we are

Intended to articulate the organizations culture and used as a tool to govern behavior and shape critical decision making throughout the enterprise, BEGA has established three core values.

  1. Quality We have an unwavering commitment to Quality above all in our people, products, partners and processes.
  2. Family We are a diverse Family of passionate and self-driven individuals who act with integrity, fairness and respect, that hold one another accountable to the highest standards, and collectively promote work-life balance.
  3. Growth We embrace perpetual Growth and development, continuous learning and constant improvement, enabling the brand, the organization, and the individual to realize their full potential.

What we believe in

Respect we treat everyone with respect by being polite and kind.

Integrity we act with integrity by being honest and following our moral and ethical convictions. Ownership we possess an attitude of ownership and a mentality that desires us all to thrive.

Accountability we lead by example, always accountable for doing what we agreed we would do.

Diversity & Inclusion we promote creating a culture of inclusive and diversity in order to achieve a work environment in which all individuals are treated fairly and respectfully with equal access to opportunities and resources.


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