Solutions Engineer - Parcel Newgistics
THIS JOB HAS EXPIRED Overview:
The Solutions Engineer is responsible for utilizing consultative and value based selling in support of the sales initiative and Sales Executives to successfully close new business opportunities. The Solutions Engineer will demonstrate extensive knowledge and insight into prospective client's current operations and network design. In partnership with Transportation, the Sales Engineer will design custom solutions for clients, based on the Cost and Service requirements.
Analysis will include but will not be limited to:
--Analyzing client's data files in order to design custom solutions that give Newgistics a competitive edge.
--Interfacing with Sales Executives, and Finance to analyze the financial variables impacting the custom solutions within the Newgistics' network
--Interfacing with the entire Newgistics Operations team to take into account the impacts that solutions have on Transportation, Postal and Operations.
--Responsible for establishing Newgistics' credibility during the sales process.
--Responsible for developing Newgistics' delivery and returns management solutions for our prospects and clients.
--Responsible for mastering and utilizing the Newgistics' Value Based Sales Process and leading the discovery and co-development phases of the process.
--Responsible for knowledge leadership in small parcel delivery and returns, fulfillment, and retail industry disciplines and knowledge transfer to other team members.
--Responsible for Partnering with Transportation and Operations to keep up to date with Network Design changes.
--Responsible for developing individual credibility as the leading thinker on small parcel delivery, returns and fulfillment.
--Engage in the solution development for new clients to ensure design is operationally effective and supportable with a high level of quality.
--Develop Transportation Network solutions designed to ensure that cycle time performance lines up with expectations for potential clients.
--Work closely with Transportation and Operations to improve the efficiency of the Network and present new ideas that support potential client future needs.
Supervisory Responsibilities: Y or N? (Describe) N
--5+ years of fulfillment and/or parcel industry experience.
--Extensive knowledge of logistics industry. Strong preference for distribution, and transportation operations experience.
--Experience with Postal/zone skipping industry a plus.
--Bachelor's degree Transportation / Logistics or related field; Master's degree preferred.
--Strong problem solving and analytical skills including statistical concepts (six sigma).
--Very strong understanding of database structures. Comfortable handling large amount of data.
--Proficiency in the use of Microsoft Office products specifically Excel and Access and basic knowledge of VBA.
--Excellent written / oral communication skills to present findings, make recommendation and drive change through others.
THIS JOB HAS EXPIRED
Newgistics is a special place to work, and now is an especially exciting time to join us. At Newgistics, we take great pride in what we do for our customers, trust each other to do an outstanding job, and enjoy the camaraderie of our colleagues. And our company continues to experience rapid growth.Investors: Litte John All Jobs: at Newgistics
|Headquarters:||2700 Via Fortuna|
Austin, TX 78746
|Industry:||Retailing / Distribution|
|Company Profile:||Parcel returns and e-commerce shipping pioneers.
Newgistics was founded in 1999 with a simple goal. It was the dawn of the e-commerce age, and we set out to develop a better process for returning products ordered online. Little did we know that our work to improve e-commerce shipping in this way would help to create the modern postal-based returns process. However, after developing Newgistics SmartLabel technology, we collaborated with the U.S. Postal Service to establish its Parcel Return Service program-now used by shipping companies across the country.
Trusted shipping solutions.
After establishing ourselves as a parcel returns leader, we then applied the same quality-driven process and technological expertise to outbound delivery and freight services. Today, the Newgistics SmartLabel is widely recognized as the premier customer returns technology. Newgistics processes more than 50 million small parcels each year through our nationwide network of SmartCenter facilities. We also offer Canada delivery and return solutions for U.S. merchants with customers north of the border. And we are the trusted shipping partner to top brands in industries including direct-to-consumer retail, fulfillment, manufacturing and communications.
Expect more from your package shipping company.
What sets Newgistics apart from ordinary shipping companies Our residential delivery and return solutions are specifically designed to provide:
--Better consumer shopping experiences - by offering greater customer convenience and ensuring parcels arrive in peak condition
--Greater customer retention and efficiency - with our Transit Triggers- shipment notification service, which empowers you to use on track delivery service data to improve customer and internal communications
--Higher customer satisfaction and lower inbound call-center volume - with our 360 shipment visibility
--Simplified shipping - by reducing your sorting and paperwork requirements and providing technology that helps you manage the process more efficiently
--Peace of mind and help whenever you need it - thanks to our intensive client support system
Even with all these advantages, Newgistics enables you to cut shipping costs by up to 40. It's all part of the Newgistics approach to shipping: recognizing that your success is essential to our own.|
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