The Clorox Company Transportation Support Coordinator in Alpharetta, Georgia

The Transportation Support Coordinator provides reporting and administrative support to the department as well provides customer support for the Customer Pick Up Program. Publishes weekly, monthly and ad hoc reports as needed by Department. Manages the inquiries to the customer pickup mailbox on rates and contracts, following the program's guidelines, policies and procedures. Works closely with the transportation support team on providing data set up support as needed by the Regional Transportation Managers. Provides ad hoc reporting and analytical support for cost savings initiatives. Works with carriers and Clorox internal partners to resolve freights payables discrepancies

Make your mark

At Clorox, we build big brands that make everyday life better, every day. We value our differences, and challenge each other to think and act boldly. We try new things, succeed, fail and keep learning. We work hard, and have busy personal lives. And we're all able to make a positive impact -- at Clorox, in our communities, and in the lives of millions of people who invite us into their homes. Make your mark and help us drive Good Growth -- growth that is profitable, sustainable and responsible.

Key Responsibilities

  • Analyze and provide solutions to resolve all master data relevant issues that provide results and support to other Transportation members and cross functional team members or groups. Helping to identify root causes that delay paying freight invoices, and providing freight payment solutions.

  • Manage and maintain Clorox's Customer Pick Up (CPU) Program. Create, communicate, manage and maintain CPU freight rates in our various systems and databases (CPU database, and SAP). Create, manage, and maintain CPU paper contracts for Supply Chain Managers and Clorox customers. Manage all CPU issues and provide solutions.

  • Manage and Maintain master data within the Transportation Management Systems (Sterling, APO, and SAP). Enable the successful and timely management of key operations master data. This includes ensuring rate updates are loaded timely and accurately into SharePoint & TMS.

  • Partner with internal customers (Regional Transportation Managers, Supply Chain Managers, Freight Payments Auditors, Customer Service, etc.) and with external customers (Transportation Carriers, Brokers, and Clorox customers) to provide transportation support.

  • Lead or be involved with cross functional team ad hoc projects that Transportation has stake or ownership

  • Create, maintain, and distribute key cost and service reports on weekly, monthly or quarterly basis.

  • Develop, write and maintain process documentation

Minimum Qualifications

Years and Types of Experience

  • 2-3 Years in Transportation, Logistics, or Production Operations

Skills and Abilities

  • Transportation Management Systems experience is a plus

  • Freight Payment experience is a plus

  • Understanding of fundamental transportation concepts: transportation/distribution

  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.

  • SAP system experience is a plus

  • Strong computer skills, particularly Microsoft Excel

  • Strong interpersonal skills

  • Strong time management, organizational and prioritization skills

  • Experience highly desirable

  • Ability to work independently, creatively and efficiently with minimal direction

  • Planning and organization skills: ability to establish work plans, "multi-task", and prioritize simultaneous projects.

  • Thorough and detail oriented, across all aspects of responsibility areas

  • Team player with initiative and strong listening, verbal and written communication skills

Education level/degree

  • High School Diploma

  • BS/BA degree or 2-3 years work experience preferred

  • Logistics Management degree preferred

Customer Service & Logistics We provide excellent service to Clorox's retail customers while maximizing savings for the company. As a member of our Customer Service & Logistics team, you'll drive top-line growth and help control costs in areas such as customer support, distribution center operations, transportation and field-based supply chain contacts for customers.

More about Clorox

The Clorox Company (NYSE: CLX) is a leading multinational manufacturer and marketer of consumer and professional products with 8,700 employees worldwide and fiscal year 2017 sales of $6 billion. In addition to our namesake bleach and cleaning products, we market some of the most trusted and recognized consumer brand names, including:

  • Brita® water-filtration products

  • Burt's Bees® natural personal care products

  • Fresh Step® cat litter

  • Glad® bags, wraps and containers

  • Hidden Valley® dressings and sauces

  • Kingsford® charcoal

  • Liquid Plumr® clog removers

  • Pine-Sol® cleaners

  • RenewLife® digestive health products

  • Rainbow Light®, Natural Vitality®, Neocell® and Stop Aging Now® dietary supplements

  • Professional services: Clorox Healthcare® and Clorox Commercial Solutions®

More than 80% of our sales are generated from brands that hold the No. 1 or No. 2 market share positions in their categories.

Making a positive impact

Clorox is a signatory of the United Nations Global Compact, a community of global leaders committed to sustainability. We've been broadly recognized for our corporate responsibility efforts, most notably being named to the Drucker Institute's 2017 Management Top 250 list, The Just 100: America's Top Corporate Citizens list, CR Magazine's 2018 Best Corporate Citizens list and the first sector-neutral Bloomberg Gender Equality Index in 2018.

We also support our communities, and, in FY2017, contributed $11 million in combined cash grants, product donations and cause marketing.

The Clorox Company and its subsidiaries is an EEO/AA/Protected Veteran/Disabled/LGBT employer.

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Protected Veterans/Disabled