Illinois Hiring Our Heroes Jobs

Illinois Job Link Logo

Job Information

US Foods Regl Route Optimization Mgr in Rosemont, Illinois

Join Our Community of Food People!

The Manager, Regional Route Optimization and Analysis will identify key routing opportunities and develop, implement and manage initiatives/plans to drive the success of routing efficiency for customers and operating divisions.

Identifies key opportunities to leverage logistical efficiencies in the broader supply-chain operation defining the metrics and then the implementation of routing analytics and data maintenance by working with divisional routing and transportation management teams.

Develops forward-thinking, routing initiatives to boost efficiency/effectiveness within supply-chain, implementing and managing project work through utilization of customer delivery systems (Roadnet, Territory Planner, and ScientificLogistics) with a focus on routing optimization and territory planning.

Defining, developing, and managing policies and procedures, process flows and tools to boost the effectiveness of operations within customer delivery transportation, resulting in greater efficiencies across all regions and divisions.

Streamlines the reporting and analysis of routing and customer delivery data through core competencies and tools/ methods to identify opportunities, create forecast models and measure metrics across target areas working.

Interfaces across diverse, cross-functional teams to establish and boost alignment and synergy, gaining buy-in from stakeholders and leading the implementation of initiatives within the routing and transportation function at the division.

Develop and present presentations outlining proposed strategy initiatives across USF, up to and including the executive level.

External Education/Training:

Bachelors degree in business, supply chain, project management or similar experience required; Graduate degree preferred

Related Experience: Minimum 7 years of progressive experience in routing or transportation management experience, with a focus on implementation and strategy development; project management experience preferred; experience working within a distribution environment highly valued

Knowledge/Skills/Abilities: Must be proficient in Microsoft Excel, PowerPoint, Access, Word, MS Project and a mapping tool (i.e., Map Point); prior experience utilizing customer routing packages (i.e. Roadnet, Descartes) and optimization tools (i.e. Territory Planner, Sci-Log), and experience utilizing a transportation management system preferred

EOE* Race/Color/Religion/Sex/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/National Origin/Protected Veteran/Disability Status*


We're continually updating our safety procedures and taking every measure to ensure the protection of our candidates, associates and customers. Our workplace safety efforts include using sanitized interview rooms, social distancing, providing masks and gloves and sanitizing truck cab interiors. We also have COVID-19 Wellness Checks for anyone entering our facilities and safety barriers in select locations in our production facilities. To help our customers make it in this challenging time, we’re providing robust support including webinars, one-on-one consults with our experts and detailed reopening materials.

US Foods is proud to have donated $10 million in food to help with COVID-19 relief efforts to help our local communities make it. Learn more here .

US Foods is one of America’s great food companies and a leading foodservice distributor, partnering with approximately 300,000 restaurants and foodservice operators to help their businesses succeed. With 28,000 employees and more than 70 locations, US Foods provides its customers with a broad and innovative food offering and a comprehensive suite of e-commerce, technology and business solutions. US Foods is headquartered in Rosemont, Ill., and generates more than $28 billion in annual revenue. Visit to learn more.

US Foods may collect personal information from you in connection with the application process. US Foods complies with the California Consumer Privacy Act of 2018, and its policy may be found here at .

US Foods, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other basis prohibited by applicable law.

EEO is the Law poster is available here at .

EEO is the Law poster supplement is available here at .

Pay Transparency policy statement is available here at .