Lead Transportation Planner in Lake Forest, IL at Reynolds Consumer Products

Date Posted: 2/13/2018

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Job Title: Lead Transportation Planner

City: Lake Forest / State: Illinois


Job Description

Join Reynolds Consumer Products…a world of opportunities! At Reynolds Consumer Products we are passionate about achieving results and have fun winning as a team!  We provide amazing job opportunities for growth with competitive salaries and benefits in an exciting, dynamic, fast-paced, and fun workplace environment. Are you looking to build a strong career? Then we have an opportunity for you! We currently have an opportunity for a Lead Transportation Planner located at our offices in Lake Forest, IL.

Your Role:

As a Lead Transportation Planner, you will provide effective leadership for the negotiation, management, and execution of outbound freight movements for customer and inter-company transfer orders across North America. You will have the opportunity to:

  • Schedule pickup orders and coordinate third-party vendors
  • Coach and manage talent
  • Design formal training processes and develop programs for the team
  • Actively work to improve cost savings initiative

Ultimately, you will play an integral role in our company and will work cross-functionally to continuously improve transportation processes within our organization.

You will love it here if…

  • You have a great attention to detail
  • You can successfully juggle multiple tasks at once
  • You thrive in a fast-paced environment
  • You are a strong leader

We need you to have:

  • BA/BS degree in Logistics or a related field
  • 4+ years of professional supply chain experience
  • Previous experience managing carrier freight in aspects of negotiation, carrier management, cost and process improvement
  • High proficiency in Microsoft Office, including Excel

Icing on the cake:

  • Proficiency in SAP

Want to know more? Check out our website or connect with us on LinkedIn!

Apply today to join a fast-growing innovative company!

            Not a good fit but know someone who is? Please refer them.



Reynolds Consumer Products is an Equal Opportunity Employer EEO AA M/F/Vet/Disability.

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, national origin, sex, protected veteran status or disability.

Reynolds Consumer Products is an Equal Opportunity Employer that complies with the laws and regulations set forth in the following EEO is The Law Poster: http://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/eeopost.pdf

The Pay Transparency Policy Statement can be found on this link: 


The poster and the supplement can be found on this link.


For applicants or employees who are disabled, or require a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application or hiring process, you may request assistance by calling us at (847)482-3550 or email Recruitment@ReynoldsBrands.com.

No recruiter calls or emails please.