Analyst, Inbound Logistics

Regione: United States of America

Stato/Provincia: Ohio

Città: Columbus

Unità Affari: Store Support Centre (SSC)

Tipo di tempo: Full-time

Descrizione e requisiti

Who We Are

At lululemon Yoga is our first love, however we also make technical products for running, training and pretty much every other way you like to sweat. You can find our stores all around the world, from Vancouver to Dubai, and places in between. Our vision is to create transformational experiences for people to live happy, healthy, fun lives.  


Who You Are

Inbound Logistics is a vital part of lululemon's global supply chain, moving freight from global finished goods vendors to global distribution centers through a designated service providers' network. As lululemon continues to expand its global footprint through retail verticals and digital platforms, Inbound Logistics is responsible for driving service level improvements that serve to global vendor origins, distribution centers, creating predictability and precision for last mile deliveries, improving business resilience and strategic ability. The destination operations team under Inbound Logistics is a key functionality to drive the inbound strategic initiatives forward.


The role reports to Manager, Inbound Logistics Destination Operations who is responsible for driving success of Inbound Logistics Destination Operations, strategic projects, departmental analytics and reporting that are being applied to the business to elevate Logistics Service Providers', thus Inbound Logistics Department's, operational excellence.


A Day In The Life

  • Be the SME (Subject Matter Expert) and Super-User for PBI and any future platforms supporting global Inbound Logistics analytics; the role holds unique knowledge of not only inbound, but cross-functional technologies that are being used by the lululemon supply chain
  • Support key global inbound strategic initiatives and programs
  • Lead functional reporting creation, design and maintenance for Inbound Logistics, and is responsible for communicating data throughout global inbound logistics and in any necessary cross functional settings
  • Enhance Logistics Service Provider (LSP) performance and status reporting with deeper data analysis and new KPI creation
  • Connect with Global Fulfillment and lululemon cross-functional teams on a regular basis, takes information from, and feeds information to such groups in key initiatives
  • Be the SME (Subject Matter Expert) and Super-User for Power BI and future inbound platforms that might be adopted by the business; the role couples logistics understanding of not only inbound, but other cross-functional teams such as FP&A, FA&P, MP&A, S&OP, DC Operations, Trade & Compliance, IT, and Outbound Logistics
  • Manage weekly and monthly LSP scorecards, interpreting metrics, providing insights on trends, and calling out opportunities for improvement
  • Support weekly LSP KPIs, monthly LSP scorecarding, vendor QBRs, and presentation of all these, RFPs, and timeliness and consistency of EDI data
  • Support key solution designs of all inbound global strategic initiatives and programs
  • Lead Business Intelligence and Reporting design for inbound logistics, and is responsible for communicating data throughout inbound logistics and in any necessary cross functional settings
  • Represent Inbound Logistics when communicating within Global Fulfillment and with cross-functional partners
  • Maintain relationships with, and evaluates performance of external Logistics Service Providers
  • Present information to Executive and Senior Management and Logistics Service Providers
  • Support key solution designs of inbound strategic initiatives and programs
  • Lead functional reporting creation, design and maintenance for inbound logistics operations, and is responsible for communicating data throughout inbound logistics, upstream to executive management, and in any necessary cross functional settings
  • Represent inbound logistics operations when communicating within Global Fulfillment, with cross-functional partners, and with Logistics Service Providers
  • Maintain relationships with, and evaluates performance of global LSPs


Qualifications:

  • College degree
  • 3+ years of logistics; 3+ years of advanced analytical experience including MS Excel
  • BI Tools such as Power BI or analytical/data visualisation tools
  • Supply Chain Platform experience (i.e. Infor Nexus)
  • Proven track record of successfully overseeing process improvements from start to finish


Must Haves

  • You have a passion for customer service and delivering an exceptional experience for guests
  • You integrate fun and joy as a way of being and working (aka you don't take yourself too seriously)
  • You acknowledge the presence of choice in every moment and take personal responsibility for your life
  • You possess an entrepreneurial spirit and continuously innovate to achieve great results. 
  • You communicate with honesty and kindness, and create the space for others to do the same
  • You lead with courage, knowing the possibility of greatness is bigger than the fear of failure 
  • You foster connection by putting people first and building trusting relationships

 

NOTE: Only those applicants under consideration will be contacted. Please accept our utmost appreciation for your interest. lululemon is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer. Employment decisions are based on merit and business needs, and not on race, color, creed, age, sex, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, religion, marital status, medical condition, physical or mental disability, military service, pregnancy, childbirth and related medical conditions or any other classification protected by federal, state or provincial and local laws and ordinances. Reasonable accommodation is available for qualified individuals with disabilities, upon request. This Equal Employment Opportunity policy applies to all practices relating to recruitment and hiring, compensation, benefits, discipline, transfer, termination and all other terms and conditions of employment. While management is primarily responsible for seeing that lululemon equal employment opportunity policies are implemented, you share in the responsibility for assuring that, by your personal actions, the policies are effective. 

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