Transportation Planner (Lake Forest) in Lake Forest, IL at Reynolds Consumer Products

Date Posted: 9/13/2019

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Job Title: Transportation Planner (Lake Forest) 

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 Transportation Planner to join our team at our location in Lake Forest, IL. 

Your Role:

As a Transportation Planner, you will be responsible for the planning and network design, compliance reporting, and continuous improvement projects within the assigned region. You will have the opportunity to:

  • Consolidate client orders into optimal load profiles
  • Load planning, optimization, routing, and scheduling of all transportation modes
  • Coordinate transportation for special requests, sever weather, or expedited situations
  • Report and recognize issue patterns and provide recommended solutions
  • Provide metrics regarding cost, performance, route guide compliance, and carrier capacity

Ultimately, you will make a significant impact on company and provide guidance and support to ensure logistics best practices are followed while also making suggestions for improving efficiency.

You will love it here if…

  • You are analytic and enjoy solving problems
  • You pay great attention to detail
  • You enjoy working with a team
  • You are organized

We need you to have:

  • BA/BS degree in Logistics or a related field
  • 5+ years of hands-on transportation experience
  • Knowledge of LTL, TL, Intermodal, and other freight modes
  • Experience with transportation and warehouse management systems
  • High proficiency in Microsoft Office, including Excel

Icing on the cake:

  • Proficiency in SAP, Oracle, and JDE
  • Experience with Shippers Commonwealth and Best Transport

 

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.

     Local candidates only, no relocation assistance available

 

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.

 

 

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: 

http://www.dol.gov/ofccp/PayTransparencyNondiscrimination.html

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

http://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/ofccpost.htm

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.