At Pinnacle Foods we are at the top of our game and the key to our success is clear. Everything we do is driven by our purpose: unleashing brand potential, dynamically evolving and improving our already beloved products to bring more convenience, taste, nutrition, and joy to today's consumers.
The results? Our well-recognized products are found in 85% of American households and are leaders in their respective categories, holding the #1 or #2 market share position in 10 of the 14 categories in which we compete — and we're just getting started. We are committed to adding value through strategic growth that synergizes our portfolio of "Leadership" and "Foundation" brands and plays to our strengths in R&D, consumer insights, and senior management experience.
SCOPE OF POSITION:
The Transportation Planner is responsible for the administration of the carrier management function by maintaining carrier service and performance metrics as set by the organization’s goals and objectives. This position is responsible for the day to day operations and maximizing the efficiency of carrier’s service through the use of a transportation management system (TMS). The Planner will be responsible for the management of relationships with the current carrier base to meet customer service demands. This individual will also look for and analyze new opportunities that will enhance the logistics network.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
SKILLS & EXPERIENCE:
BS/BA in Business, Supply Chain/Logistics, or Engineering and/or equivalent work experience
Pinnacle Foods is an Affirmative Action/EEO Employer –qualified applicants will be considered for employment without regard to protected veteran or disability status, race/color, religion, gender, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender expression, gender identity or any other legally protected basis.