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Welcome to Gordon Food Service! We are excited that you are thinking about opportunities with us, and we have an amazing story to share. Here's a quick glance of who we are and the impact you could have on the food service industry. Gordon Food Service At a Glance There's a seat at our table for you..

Come help our Marketing Teams champion a "Customer is King" environment...

and see why we set the bar for customer satisfaction in the food service industry! Our Marketing teams support our sales force and our food service customers with digital tools and content, events to educate and inform, Creative ideation and development, distinctive products and brands, and consultative skills on both business operations and culinary trends.

Are you someone that is seeking a growth opportunity? Are you someone that enjoy problem solving and driving results? Do you want to strengthen your Supply Chain skills and grow in global inventory management? Then, Gordon Food Service has the opportunity for you!

We are seeking to on board a Strategic Alliance Logistics Analyst for our North American Imports and Commodities department! this function manages the supply chain functions including, but not limited to, purchase orders, trucking, and delivery of domestic and international shipments…the end to end process! In collaboration with Imports and Commodities team, this function will be responsible for inventory management and execution of new buys, while serving as the first line of communication with suppliers to maintain consciousness of delays and shortages. See additional details below!

Why join our Import and Commodities Team?

* The opportunity to manage everyday transactions including purchase orders (creation, confirmation, late delivery resolution), shipping orders, trucking, and delivery at a global/international level.

* this function is highly proactive as this position will maintains an consciousness of current market conditions, government regulations (tasks, tariffs), causal factors (weather, seasonality, raw materials, etc), and product availcapability to ensure product flow from suppliers to the distribution center!

* The opportunity to collaborate with internal departments including, but not limited to, Traffic, divisional logistics and receiving to ensure proper inventory flow into GFS distribution centers.

* The opportunity to strengthen your negotiation as this function will negotiate storage and freight rates!

What do we need from you?

* Must have excellent written and verbal communication skills.

* Excellent time management and organizational skills with capability to manage multiple diverse projects simultaneously.

* Analytical abilities as this function will analyze lead time, safety stock, inbound networks, etc.

* capability to problem solve and develop solutions to a variety of complex problems.

* Results oriented with strong determination to succeed.

* expertise of international import laws, government regulations and supply chain principles and techniques!

* expertise of techniques/methods for moving goods by air, rail, sea, or road, including the relative costs and benefits.

* Advance expertise of spreadsheets; MS Excel (e.g. pivot tables, VLook Up, etc) and Google applications.

Leading candidates will have…….

* Minimum of 3yrs previous logistics or supply chain practice.

* practice with international import laws and government regulations highly desired.

* Global inventory/ inventory management practice preferred.

* practice with supplier communities and the food service industry is ideal.

* Bachelor degree in Logistics, Supply Chain or other Business related field preferred, but not required.

* expertise of logistics /replenishment applications and software (i.e. JDA, other ERP systems).

Be part of an amazing culture where what matters to you, matters to us!

Gordon Food Service values our customers and understands that their success is largely dependent upon their workforce. To demonstrate our commitment to our partnership, we will require any candidate who works for a Gordon Food Service customer to provide a letter of support from their management if they are selected for the interview process.


We take care of each other at Gordon Food Service. Employees love our competitive benefit plans, which include all the things you would expect and a few that you might not!
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Gordon Food Service is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified candidates and employees will receive consideration for employment, or in terms or conditions of employment, without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, status as a protected veteran, or status as a qualified individual with discapability. The EEO is the Law poster is available here:

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All Gordon Food Service locations are tobacco free.

Gordon Food Service is a drug free workplace and drug tests all employees.

Job Information
   » Job location: Wyoming, Michigan, 49418, United States
   » Listing ID: 40609584
   » Published: April 21, 2018
   » Position Title:Logistics Analyst
   » Employer's nameGordon Food Service
   » Listing Function:All Functions

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