Logistics and Inventory Planner

Foster City, CA
Manufacturing Operations – Logistics
Full-time
The Logistics and Inventory Analyst is responsible for ensuring that parts are available and in the right place at the right time across the Zoox supply chain network. This individual will act as the interface to manufacturing and service sites to resolve supply issues relating to the part number portfolio.

RESPONSIBILITIES

    • Coordinate inbound and outbound shipments, including timely preparation of all required documentation
    • Ensure cost effective and efficient transportation, while meeting delivery timelines/requirements.
    • Ensure that export process follows company and industry standards
    • Identify and manage potential inventory obsolescence to minimize write-offs
    • Accountable for Material Planning and Logistics master data
    • Review out of stock situations or shortage of supply issues in order to recommend and execute mitigating actions 
    • Conduct root cause analysis for supply chain issues/variances and perform corrective action plans to avoid reoccurrence

QUALIFICATIONS

    • Bachelor’s degree (Logistics or Supply Chain Management focus preferred)
    • Minimum 2-3 years of professional experience within logistics
    • Vendor/supplier negotiation experience
    • General freight forwarding knowledge

BONUS QUALIFICATIONS

    • Interfacing with 3PL providers
    • Customs and brokerage
    • APICS Certified in Production and Inventory Management (CPIM)
ABOUT ZOOX

Zoox is developing the first ground-up, fully autonomous vehicle fleet and the supporting ecosystem required to bring this technology to market. Sitting at the intersection of artificial intelligence, robotics, and design, Zoox aims to provide the next generation of mobility-as-a-service in urban environments. We’re looking for top talent that shares our passion and wants to be part of a fast-moving and highly execution-oriented team.

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A Final Note:
You do not need to match every listed expectation to apply for this position. Here at Zoox, we know that diverse perspectives foster the innovation we need to be successful, and we are committed to building a team that encompasses a variety of backgrounds, experiences, and skills.