United States, Stamford, CT, Laundry & Home Care

Transportation Planner


At Henkel, you can make a difference and craft your career. That’s why you own your projects and take full responsibility from an early stage. Our unique brands in markets around the world open up countless opportunities to follow your convictions and explore new paths. If you have an entrepreneurial mindset that allows you to always think out of the box - take the chance and shape the digital future together with us.


  • Plan, tender and monitor (tracing and tracking) shipments to carriers via TMS and SAP according to department policy/procedure.
  • Manage carrier performance to ensure performance is at or above target KPI’s.
  • Initiate and maintain transfer/replenishment activity from all warehouses/entities.
  • Monitor daily dock appointments to ensure compliance with warehouse work schedules.
  • Coordinate and provide shipment information for Customer Service, Deployment, Sales, Production Planners, and Warehouse.
  • Develop/build reports from complex data sets for analysis and recommend actions.
  • Cross train on other areas to help cover department resources appropriately as assigned by Manager.
  • Continual monitoring of the Transportation Management System (TMS) to ensure all loads have picked up and delivered.


  • Bachelor’s degree in Logistics, SC, Finance, or related field
  • 2 – 3 years Previous experience within transportation industry or logistics experience required
  • Above average skills in Microsoft Suite required
  • Experience with OTM and SAP strongly preferred

Henkel is an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, veteran status, age, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, and other legally protected characteristics.

Henkel does not accept unsolicited resumes from search firms or employment agencies. Unsolicited referrals and resumes are considered Henkel property and therefore, Henkel will not pay a fee for any placement resulting from the receipt of an unsolicited referral. At Henkel’s request only, preferred vendors may be invited to refer talent for specific open positions. In these cases, a fully-executed agreement with Henkel must be in place and current.

All employees applying for an internal position must have a discussion with his/her manager about their interest in a job posting opportunity. The discussion will not preclude the employee from interviewing if their skills meet the job requirements.

JOB ID: 20010111
Contract & Job type: Full Time, Regular
Contact information for application-related questions: 1-866-836-7067