Ryder System Supply Chain Analyst III in NOVI, Michigan

Opportunity Details:

Position Description:

This position will have responsibility over engineering the customers finished vehicle supply chain. This includes identifying and implementing cost savings, working with customer operations to identify inefficiencies, as well as studying network impact to carriers. In addition, this position will also be responsible for creating and maintaining effective supplier and customer relationships in order to solve complex problem.

We're looking for...

  • A person who likes to work with new technology or software programs.(Strong Excel(VLOOKUPS, SUMIFS, COUNTS) and Intermediate Level Access; Tableau and Supply Chain Guru would be a plus!)

  • A self-starter who is tech savvy!

  • A person with the drive to learn more everyday as well as teach what they learn to others

  • A person with transportation network design experience (required)

  • A creative thinker who likes to bounce ideas off others

  • A person who can deal with ambiguity and is flexible

  • Someone with experience working in finance or with budgets


  • Bachelor's degree in Logistics, Management, or Industrial Engineering or 8 (eight) years of equivalent work experience

  • Minimum of 2 (two) years of related experience

  • Advanced level skills in Microsoft Word such as keyboard short cuts, creating macros, merge, merge queries, templates, table techniques, and working with images and text

  • Advanced Level skills in MS Excel such as working with formulas, data tables, pivot Charts, queries, custom functions, data management and analysis


  • Mapping analysis tools, preferred


  • Collects data and performs statistical analysis

  • Maps and documents processes

  • Recommends and implements process improvement

  • Applies company methodologies and tools to design transportation operations

  • Establishes performance measures

  • Assists in communications with internal and external customers to understand business requirements

  • Supports business development and helps create efficient designs and solutions processes

  • Determines efficient utilization of resources by analyzing driver and equipment utilization charts

  • Assists the Operations

  • Managers to implement efficient and competitive solutions

  • Applies various Lean Six Sigma (LSS) tools

Ryder is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and Drug Free workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, status as a protected veteran, among other things, or status as a qualified individual with disability.

Requisition ID 2017-43160

Job Locations US-MI-NOVI

Posted Date 7/11/2017

Category Logistics/Distribution/Transportation Management

Employment Type Regular - Full Time (4)

Travel Requirements 10-20%

Position Code 0672