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US Foods ​Senior Logistics Analyst (FG) in Rosemont, Illinois

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The ideal candidate will have strong analytical skills and preferably have some experience in supply chain, logistics, data analytics, or foodservice.

This role will be responsible for the collection, review and analysis of logistics data to assist in maximizing supply chain efficiency through the effective modeling and design of inbound transportation routes. The role will develop logistics lane analysis, provide transportation conversion solutions, and assist in the implementation and reporting of freight performance across the supply chain.


The Senior Logistics Strategy Analyst will be expected to own and drive individual project efforts with minimal guidance from senior team members. In some cases, the Senior Logistics Strategy Analyst will be expected to provide mentoring and guidance to Logistics Strategy Analysts. Specific role responsibilities for the Senior Logistics Strategy Analysts include:

  • Drive supply chain cost improvement and performance of inbound logistics through daily data analysis of relevant freight and vendor data

  • Provide creative and insightful lane recommendations and options to stakeholders based on data analysis and route optimization output

  • Leverage Llamasoft transportation optimization software to engineer optimal fleet trucking routes for USF locations and dedicated 3rd party hubs.

  • Own the development and maintenance of freight information for assigned lanes / geographies. Operate databases within the logistics management applications (Llamasoft, TMS, ArrowStream)

  • Model lane solutions supporting net freight income targets and service level improvements for the inbound supply chain.

  • Serve as subject matter expert regarding process and procedures for reviewing and approving optimal route opportunities, logistics systems and work flows as it relates to freight conversion

  • Utilize financial, logistical and procurement databases/systems to assist in for the development, analysis and modeling for load related supply chain efficiency improvements.

  • Manage communications with field or other internal / external stakeholders under limited guidance of senior team members


Required Qualifications :

  • Bachelor’s degree

  • Strong proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite (i.e. Excel, PowerPoint, Word, and Access)

  • Able to translate data insights from large datasets into specific optimization / improvement actions

  • Effective communication teaming skills; capable of developing alignment across Logistics functions and other departments

Preferred Qualifications :

  • Prior experience with logistics management applications (e.g. Llamasoft, TMS, Arrowstream)

Required Experience:

  • 1-2 years of experience with progressive experience in a highly data-drive / analytical type role

Preferred Experience:

  • Undergraduate major in supply chain, operations, statistics, business, or a data-related field

  • Prior work experience in supply chain, logistics, data analytics, or foodservice

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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, 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.

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