Transportation Analyst

| Greater LA Area

In this role you will:

  • Develop statistical and financial models related to parcel shipping
  • Work cross functionally to aggregate data and conduct service level, cost and transit analysis on the aggregate and unit level information
  • Determine areas of improvement for inbound and outbound parcel shipping
  • Create a world class shipping model for identifying areas of need, holes in service offering, and impact to contract changes
  • Lead the budgeting and contract negotiation framework, assisting Operations leadership in vendor negotiation
  • Partner with Marketing, Product and Business Development teams to challenge the status quo and adjust expectations to meet business needs
  • Interface with product and engineering teams to design, develop and continually improve internal systems
  • Create fast and accurate communication loops to allow Customer Support and Retail teams to communicate issues, problems and needs for quick and quality resolution
  • Audit vendor invoices for errors and opportunities, partnering with accounting teams to resolve
  • Work with Data and Engineering teams to create a reliable, consistent, and rich data set for inter-company reporting
  • Maintain a clean work area to help ensure that the workplace remains clean and to help prevent work related injuries
  • Follow all Goat Group policies and procedures
  • Be flexible to manage other assignments as they come up

We are looking for:

  • 3+ years in a similar role – experience with shipping companies and carriers is a must
  • Mastery of Excel / Spreadsheets for analysis and reporting
  • Proficiency in SQL and Data reporting
  • Highly organized with demonstrated attention to accuracy of the details
  • Ability to turn complex ideas into understandable business financial and data models
  • Unwillingness to accept substandard work
  • Experience with parcel contracts and their complex intricacies
  • A quick learner, a self-starter, able to work independently, and you're willing (and able) to handle the pressures of an increasing level of responsibility
  • Must be available and willing to work extended hours as occasionally needed (during crunch times!) per day or per week, including weekends and holidays, to meet business needs

GOAT Group is the world’s largest marketplace for authentic sneakers. Its brands offer the greatest selection of sneakers available through company-operated retail stores, e-commerce sites and mobile apps under the GOAT and Flight Club brands. Through its innovative technology and service, GOAT Group has changed the landscape of sneaker commerce and has quickly become the world’s most trusted source to discover, buy and sell authentic sneakers.
The company is backed by strategic investor Foot Locker, Inc. as well as some of the leading names in venture capital including Accel, Andreessen Horowitz, Index Ventures, Matrix Partners, Upfront Ventures, Webb Investment Network and Y Combinator.
GOAT Group will consider for employment all qualified applicants, including those with criminal histories, in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable state and local laws, including the City of Los Angeles' Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring Ordinance, if applicable. 

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Technology we use

  • Engineering
    • GolangLanguages
    • JavascriptLanguages
    • PythonLanguages
    • RubyLanguages
    • ReactLibraries
    • ReduxLibraries
    • Ruby on RailsFrameworks
    • MemcachedDatabases
    • PostgreSQLDatabases
    • RedisDatabases

Location

8530 Washington Blvd., Culver City, CA 90232

What are GOAT Group Perks + Benefits

Health Insurance & Wellness Benefits
Dental Benefits
Vision Benefits
Health Insurance Benefits
Retirement & Stock Options Benefits
401(K)
Company Equity
Child Care & Parental Leave Benefits
Generous Parental Leave
Vacation & Time Off Benefits
Unlimited Vacation Policy
Perks & Discounts
Casual Dress
Company Outings
Free Daily Meals
Stocked Kitchen
Happy Hours
Fitness Subsidies
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