supply chain transportation manager resume example with 8+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
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Professional Summary

Senior-level Supply Chain and Operations leader with extensive experience in creating strategies and leading execution of all global supply chain activities, including procurement, manufacturing and distribution management. Manages and leads cross-functional teams to drive product supply and productivity improvements. Leads risk mitigation, while driving supply chain strategies for end-to-end pipeline management and supply planning. Skilled in negotiation and strategic decision making, perfected by 14 years of experience in leading organizational business units.

  • International purchasing
  • Multi-plant experience
  • Supply chain distribution
  • Federal contracting
  • Relationship building
  • Analytical skills
  • Supply Chain Management
  • Collaboration
Work History
04/2021 to Current
Supply Chain Transportation Manager JCPenney Headquarters City, STATE,
  • Integrated financial and operation plans with strategic objectives to deliver improved operational and financial results to boost customer satisfaction, profitability and working capital.
  • Oversaw supply chain and supported tech transfer projects, batch release testing, change management and resolution of customer complaints.
  • Improved, standardized and documented planning and scheduling processes.
  • Designed plant layouts, tooling fixtures and flowcharts of materials to meet delivery targets.
  • Balanced demand and supply while aligning volume and mix to achieve production objectives.
  • Applied supply chain management knowledge to provide sourcing and influence electronic mediated environments.
  • Challenged teams to improve performance within distribution network to meet inventory targets.
  • Drove key performance indicators and continuous improvements throughout logistics and supplier operations.
  • Guided production operations and met demand requirements by determining priorities, scheduling workers and overseeing prompt production equipment maintenance and repairs.
  • Drove cost reduction efforts for supply chain AOP to meet annual operations targets.
07/2018 to 03/2021
Global Flow Optimization Sr. Specialist JCPenney City, STATE,
  • Effectively plan and coordinate flow priorities to mitigate transportation costs.
  • Key point of contact with 3PL partners and JCP teams to ensure alignment on service level agreements.
  • Act as a liaison between the Field teams and Home Office Supply Chain Support counterparts to identify and resolve systems issues timely.
  • Assist Analytics team with validating Tableau report accuracy using specified test scenarios and report conclusions using multiple data sources.
  • Proactively collaborate with cross-functional teams in ecomm and small parcel for enhanced customer service experience in order to maintain a modern and competitive supply chain.
  • Responsible for reviewing real time carrier performance by region to determine routing.
  • Monitor program and promotional performance and provide direction on alternate routing options to meet Marketing partner’s needs.
  • Advise field operation’s teams in best practices using knowledge gained from previous positions and support of each Retail Logistics Center.
  • Coordinate with Visual Marketing teams to identify non-critical orders and safeguarding unnecessary transportation expenses.
  • Streamlined reporting and execution planning for delayed International shipments to minimize impact to business objectives.
  • Leader of special projects team where guidance on utilizing optimal transportation methods based on current market rates and availability was provided by each facility’s service region.
  • Supported department leadership in implementing new policies, procedures and controls.
  • Identified areas in need of critical improvement and implemented strategies to achieve targets.
07/2017 to 07/2018
Global Flow Optimization Specialist JCPenney City, STATE,
  • Responsible for providing Retail Logistics and Store Support Center partners visibility to critical Import and Domestic orders.
  • Provided communication to Operations on weekly domestic routing needs to mitigate transportation cost while still focusing on in store deadlines.
  • Worked with Home Office and Field support teams to identify and remove roadblocks that would inhibit expedited processing.
  • Coordinated weekly calls with Operations partners to build strong working relationships and understand current challenges or concerns with product flow and expedite needs.
11/2012 to 07/2017
Retail Forecast Analyst JCPenney City, STATE,
  • Responsible for analyzing, planning, and forecasting inventory.
  • Created daily load plans for Shipping department based off inventory and delivery schedule.
  • Collaborate with Transportation Manager to analyze inventory and assess replenishment needs for over 100 stores.
  • Orchestrate merchandise flow plan for outbound departments, including prioritizing or expediting critical merchandise.
Expected in to to
Associate of Arts: University Studies/Liberal Arts
Lassen Community College - Susanville, CA,
Expected in 12/2003 to to
Associate of Arts:
Ventura Community College - Ventura, CA,

Completed all pre-requisites to enter the Nursing Program.


Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belt Certification

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School Attended

  • Lassen Community College
  • Ventura Community College

Job Titles Held:

  • Supply Chain Transportation Manager
  • Global Flow Optimization Sr. Specialist
  • Global Flow Optimization Specialist
  • Retail Forecast Analyst


  • Associate of Arts
  • Associate of Arts

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