Share this Job

Logistics Analyst / Sr Logistics Analyst

Apply now »
Apply now

Apply for Job

Date: Jul 11, 2018

Location: Piscataway, NJ, US

Colgate-Palmolive is a leading global consumer products company, tightly focused on Oral Care, Personal Care, Home Care and Pet Nutrition. Colgate sells its products in over 200 countries and territories around the world under such internationally recognized brand names as Colgate, Palmolive, Speed Stick, Lady Speed Stick, Softsoap, Irish Spring, Protex, Sorriso, Kolynos, elmex, Tom’s of Maine, Sanex, Ajax, Axion, Fabuloso, Soupline and Suavitel, as well as Hill’s Science Diet, Hill’s Prescription Diet and Hill’s Ideal Balance.

For more information about Colgate’s global business, visit the Company’s web site at To learn more about Colgate Bright Smiles, Bright Futures® oral health education program, please visit To learn more about Hill's and the Hill’s Food, Shelter & Love program please visit To learn more about Tom’s of Maine  please visit

Location: Piscataway, New Jersey, United States
No Relocation Assistance Offered
# 67482

Position Purpose:


The Logistics Analyst / Sr Logistics Analyst is responsible for providing business and advanced analytical support to the Global Transportation and Warehousing functions.  The position is accountable for Logistics Greenhouse Gas Emissions reporting and logistics risk management systems. The position is also responsible for developing and maintaining logistics KPIs, recommending and implementing operational improvements, processes and software. This position also oversees automation initiatives aimed at increasing efficiency. Uses network optimization and modeling tools to identify logistics cost and service improvement opportunities.


Let's talk about Responsibilities:


  • Responsible for managing the Global Ocean Transportation routing guide. Engages Global Forwarders to ensure rate and data accuracy. Develops and maintains Global Ocean Transportation KPIs internally, and facilitates projects with forwarders to make sure their reporting is up to par.
  • Assists Global Transportation Manager in resolving service issues. Hosts monthly KPI reviews with subsidiaries to drive solutions to problem areas identified.
  • Manages Global Community of Practice. Coordinates with Global Logistics team to gather best practices, develop presentations, schedule, facilitate and record quarterly community of practice meetings. Maintains active online community, keeping an expansive source for relevant information.
  • Is accountable for supporting the Global Transportation Manager on global network cost and service optimization initiatives.
  • Identifies opportunities and leads continuous improvement initiatives for warehousing and transportation. Leads software pilots and automation projects aimed at increased efficiency and/or reduced cost
  • Manages the Ocean transportation fuel index program. Tracks the bunker fuel index and advises CP Global Forwarders on upward or downward fuel surcharge adjustments.
  • Participates in Global Ocean and Domestic Transportation bids, provides analytical and implementation support.
  • Is responsible for Global Logistics Sustainability Reporting; collaborates with EOHS, external consultants and business owners on the analytical and reporting processes.  Validates all global reports.
  • Provides analytical support to the Global Warehouse Manager. Participates in Global studies and provides analytical support on cost and efficiency initiatives.
  • Supports Global Logistics FTG studies and projects.  Participates in quarterly FTG calls and provides Divisional support as required.
  • Is subject matter expert for excel, tableau and other analytical tools, performing and improving ad-hoc reporting.


What you need for this position:


  • B.A./B.S. Degree
  • 2+ years of experience in Supply Chain Management or Engineering
  • Use of Analytical tools, (Excel (VBA/Macros a plus), Tableau, Access, SAP TM9,   BI, etc.)

Are you interested in working for Colgate-Palmolive? You can apply to work with us using this online application.  Attach all relevant documents such as a cover letter and resume or CV. Applications received by e-mail are not considered in the selection process.

Become part of our team. We look forward to your application.

Equal Opportunity Employer
Colgate is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, ethnicity, age, disability, veteran status, marital status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Nearest Major Market: New Jersey

Job Segment: Logistics, Engineer, ERP, Warehouse, Risk Management, Operations, Technology, Manufacturing, Engineering, Finance

Apply now »
Apply now

Apply for Job