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Established in 1806 as a small soap and candle business in New York City, Colgate-Palmolive is now a truly global company with products sold in over 200 countries and territories under such internationally recognized brand names as Colgate, Palmolive, Softsoap, Irish Spring, Protex, Sorriso, Kolynos, elmex, Tom's of Maine, Sanex, Ajax, Axion, Soupline, Haci Sakir, Suavitel, PCA SKIN, EltaMD, Filorga and Hello as well as Hill's Science Diet and Hill's Prescription Diet.

Colgate-Palmolive is a leading consumer products company that serves hundreds of millions of consumers worldwide with brands and products across four core businesses – Oral Care, Personal Care, Home Care and Pet Nutrition. We are committed to offering products that make lives healthier and more enjoyable, and programs that enrich communities around the world.

Every day millions of people trust our products to care for themselves and the ones they love. Our goal is to use our technology to create products that will continue to improve the quality of life for our consumers wherever they live.

A career at Colgate-Palmolive is an excellent opportunity if you seek a global experience, constant challenge, and development opportunities in an environment that respects work/life effectiveness.

Job Title:  Logistics Analyst

Travel Required?:  Travel - 25% of time
Date:  Sep 18, 2023

No Relocation Assistance Offered
# 154912 - Piscataway, New Jersey, United States

Logistics Analyst

Do you want to come to work with a smile and leave with one as well? In between those smiles, your day consists of working in a global organization, continually learning and collaborating, having stimulating discussions, and making impactful contributions!

If this is how you see your career, Colgate is the place to be!


Our dependable household brands, dedicated employees, and sustainability commitments make us a company passionate about building a future to smile about for our employees, consumers, and surrounding communities.

The pride in our brand fuels a workplace that encourages creative thinking, champions experimentation, and promotes authenticity which has contributed to our enduring success. If you want to work for a company that lives by their values, then give your career a reason to smile...every single day.


The Senior Logistics Analyst is responsible for providing business and advanced analytical support to the Global Transportation and Warehousing functions. The position is accountable for Logistics Sustainability Plan & 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.



  • 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
  • Participates in Global Ocean and Domestic Transportation bids, provides analytical and implementation support.
  • Is responsible for Global Logistics Sustainability Program; collaborates with EOHS, external consultants and business owners on the analytical and reporting processes. Validates all global reports.
  • Provides analytical support to the Global Excellence Manager. Participates in Global studies and provides analytical support on cost and efficiency initiatives.
  • Lead Global Logistics FTG studies and projects. Lead 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.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.
  • Complies with all policies and standards.


Required Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's Degree Engineering, Business Administration or related field
  • At least 4 years Supply Chain positions
  • Knowledge of logistics systems, SAP experience
  • Effective Communication at all levels
  • Global Teamwork
  • Optimizes cost, service and speed-to-market through collaborative planning and communication with internal and external partners
  • Demonstrates the ability to make the right tradeoffs between achieving short-term objectives and long-term goals. Understands business objectives


Preferred Qualifications:

  • Previous experience in data analytics




Salary Range $88,800 - $131,250USD
Pay is based on several non discriminatory factors including but not limited to experience, education, skills and office location. In addition to your salary, Colgate-Palmolive offers a performance based bonus and competitive benefits package.

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

Are you interested in working for Colgate-Palmolive? You can apply online and 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.

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, elmex, Tom’s of Maine, Sorriso, Speed Stick, Lady Speed Stick, Softsoap, Irish Spring, Protex, Sanex, Elta MD, PCA Skin, Ajax, Axion, Fabuloso, Soupline and Suavitel, as well as Hill’s Science Diet and Hill’s Prescription Diet. 

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

Reasonable accommodation during the application process is available for persons with disabilities. Please contact with the subject "Accommodation Request" should you require accommodation.

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