Routing Specialist L04
Routing Specialists are responsible for creating delivery routing solutions for assigned Pepsi Beverage distribution centers while learning all aspects of our delivery routing process.
Accountabilities include flawless execution of the delivery routing process while ensuring that cost and productivity objectives are achieved.
Routing Specialists communicate primarily with location level field partners to understand resources and positively affect delivery operations via quality routing solutions.
Routing specialists also work closely with routing managers to identify efficiency opportunities for their locations while developing advanced analytical skills required for future role success.
KEY RESPONSIBILITIES AND ACCOUNTABILITIES :
Dispatch daily routing using specialized routing software (Pepsi Dispatch, Road Net, Asset Management Tool, and Bay Mapping applications)
Communicate daily with locations to coordinate resources, drivers and trucks, and specific customer delivery needs and routing solution effectiveness
Solve daily routing solution by FLEX routing (fewest trucks and drivers) based on daily workload, tight geographical areas, proper sequencing, balanced workload, and customer / driver continuity
Ensure routing solution complies with DOT hour and weight regulations
Ensure routing solution achieves location productivity targets for hours, stops, and cases
Meet Routing Intelligence Center (RIC) productivity targets
Handle customer and Internal employee interactions in a professional manner
ORGANIZATIONAL SKILLS :
Good planning and organizational skills
Strong influence and negotiation skills
Effective communication and presentation skills
Proven project management skills
TECHNICAL SKILLS :
Strong computer skills
Understanding of productivity finance principles
Basic understanding of delivery route operations
MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS :
Bachelor’s degree or relevant logistics job experience
Intermediate MS Office Excel and PowerPoint skills
Willingness and availability to work assigned set schedule. NOTE : Shifts are primarily Monday through Friday
However, contingent on business need, some shifts are Tuesday through Saturday or Sunday through Thursday Flexibility to work a weekend day or afternoon shift (including a start times between 11am and 2pm) is required
Relocation Eligible : Not Applicable
Job Type : Regular
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability status.
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