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C&S Wholesale Grocers, Inc. Associate Analyst, Transportation Modeling in Keene, New Hampshire

About Our Company

C&S Wholesale Grocers, Inc. , based in Keene, NH, is the largest wholesale grocery supply company in the U.S. and the industry leader in supply chain innovation. Founded in 1918 as a supplier to independent grocery stores, C&S now services customers of all sizes, supplying more than 6,000 independent supermarkets, chain stores, military bases, and institutions with over 150,000 different products. At C&S, We Select the Best® – those with the motivation, pride, and drive to succeed in our fast-paced world.

Working Safely is a Condition of Employment at C&S Wholesale Grocers, Inc. C&S Wholesale Grocers is proud to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer, and considers qualified applicants without regard to race, color, creed, religion, ancestry, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, veteran status or any other protected factor under federal, state or local law.

Position Overview

This is an opportunity to guide the strategic decisions of a multi-billion dollar company. You will become scientific in your analysis and artful in your storytelling. Each project will be an opportunity to explore transportation operations and discover new potential. How will electric trucks affect the market? How will driverless vehicles change the future of transportation? We embrace a culture of curiosity and strategy and forward thinking. Join a team of analysts who will challenge the status quo in transportation.

Job Description

Responsibilities

  • Conduct operations research in order to develop accurate data models from a variety of data sources (MySQL, Teradata, Oracle, SQL Server) as well as drawing information from operations teams.

  • Refresh data models to keep baseline data at the ready for optimization and simulation.

  • Use transportation modeling desktop applications to load data models, run baseline simulations, and run what-if scenarios.

  • Utilize transportation optimization tools and algorithms to optimize customer delivery schedules, customer delivery timing, and delivery resources.

  • Present actionable recommendations to finance teams, operations teams, and senior leadership teams with clear, concise communication and visual representations. Support finance teams with accurate transportation metrics and rationale for operational changes.

  • Support management team with ad-hoc requests including but not limited to quantifying change requests for service providers and customers, or performing cost-benefit analyses of new transportation technology applications available.

  • Occasional travel regionally when an operational problem cannot be appreciated through data alone.

Qualifications

  • Strong critical thinking and problem solving

  • 1-2 years of experience analyzing data

  • Experience with MS Excel

  • Preferred: knowledgeable in advanced MS Excel skills including Pivot Tables, macros, VBA

  • Able to speak in front of an audience and communicate ideas clearly and concisely

  • B.S. / B.A in STEM related field preferred

  • Must be able to handle multiple projects simultaneously, while identifying priorities, communicating progress and ensuring deadlines are met

  • Ability to work well with all levels of team members with different backgrounds and needs

  • Strong multi-tasking, communication and organizational skills with ability to adjust priorities on short notice, manage interruptions and work well under pressure

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1st Shift (United States of America)

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C&S Wholesale Grocers, Inc.

C&S Wholesale Grocers, Inc., based in Keene, NH, is the largest wholesale grocery supply company in the U.S. and the industry leader in supply chain innovation. Founded in 1918 as a supplier to independent grocery stores, C&S now services customers of all sizes, supplying more than 6,000 independent supermarkets, chain stores, military bases, and institutions with over 150,000 different products. At C&S, We Select the Best® – those with the motivation, pride, and drive to succeed in our fast-paced world.

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