Sr. Logistics Analyst

Date: May 20, 2023

Location: Aurora, IL, US, 60504

Company: Glanbia

Senior Analyst Logistics




Join this dynamic team focused on delivering better nutrition for every step of life’s journey 


The Opportunity 


The Senior Analyst Logistics, under the general direction of the Director of Logistics, will be responsible for analyzing and auditing logistic invoices for freight and filing/managing freight claims for shortages and damages. The position will monitor, analyze and report specific transportation KPIs in addition to maintaining vendor documentation including reconciliation of activities affecting invoices and discrepancies identified. This is a permenant position and will report to the Director of Transportation.


  • Analyze Shuttle, Small Parcel, LTL and FTL/IMDL freight invoices and verify vendors are applying correct rates for line haul, fuel and accessorial charges.. Works with director on final approval of completed invoices.
  • Ensures vendors are following agreed processes, identify issues and make recommendations for improvements.
  • Works with Customer Service and Product Supply representatives s in  preparing freight claims for shortages and all types of damage.
  • Responsible for logging and tracking all freight claims on a monthly basis.
  • Assists in tracking KPIs and running   monthly reports.
  • Creates/Runs ad-hoc reports as needed.
  • Provide    estimated  freight estimates s  for requests from Procurement, Contract Manufacturing Finance and Customer Service.
  • Assists the Director of Logistics and 3PL Planners with shipment resolution and/or delivery problems.  
  • Run mid-month freight cost projections for Finance based on MTD cwt. cost performance.
  • Responsible for creating and maintaining updated procedural documents to support Product Supply with proper transportation related best practices for freight claims, loading shipping guidelines for warehouses and 3PLs, CPU guidelines etc.
  • Issue monthly reports for FTL and Intermodal actual lane cost vs. DATiQ published rates and contracted SRG rates,
  • Track historical freight cost and collect market data to assist in developing Transportation Freight Budget and periodic reforecasting throughout the year.
  • Generate Carrier Performance KPI reports for Carrier Performance meetings held with strategic transportation partners.




  The Skills you will bring to the team

  • Associate degree or 2 year minimum: Associate or Bachelor‘s degree in Business, Supply Chain, Logistics or related discipline.
  • 3 years minimum of previous transportation/logistics experience
  • Experience working in warehousing and/or manufacturing environment preferred.
  • Knowledge and experience with using SAP
  • Ability to create reports , formulas, and pivot tables in MS Excel



If you think you have what it takes, but don't necessarily meet every single point on the job description, please apply!


Where and how you will work  

The opportunity will be based in 1100 Orchard Gateway Blvd, North Aurora, IL withhybrid working arrangements available through ourSmart working modelwhich allows you a greater choice in how you work and live, giving you a better work-life balance.  


What we would like to offer you!  

The opportunity to develop your career on a global stage, continuous learning through an on-demand learning platform, and acompetitive compensation package including staff discounts, generous family leave policy, health & dental plan, competitive salary, 401K.  


About Glanbia  

The Glanbia Group comprises three divisions: Glanbia Performance Nutrition, Glanbia Nutritional's, and Joint Ventures. Collectively and with our partners we offer an incredible breadth of expertise in nutrition. We employ a team of 6,000 people, work with global food and beverage companies, and sell our award-winning and market-leading products in 130 countries worldwide.  


At Glanbia, we celebrate diversity, because we know that our individual strengths make us stronger together. We welcome and encourage interest from a variety of candidates, we will give your application consideration, without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender perception or identity, national origin, age, marital status, protected veteran status, or disability status.


At Glanbia, our culture celebrates individuality, knowing that together we are more.

Nearest Major Market: Aurora
Nearest Secondary Market: Chicago