United States, Stamford, CT, Henkel Consumer Brands

Transportation Planner

At Henkel, you can be a game changer and craft your career. Unleash your entrepreneurial spirit by bringing your ideas to life within a global team. Our leading brands and technologies, along with our high-performing businesses will provide you with countless opportunities to develop your skills and explore new paths. Your career at Henkel will contribute to a more sustainable future, while you grow within our vibrant, diverse culture of trust and belonging. If you're up for challenging the status quo, join our team of pioneers and make your mark on the future with us.

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  • The Transportation Planner will be assigned select carrier and facility locations to manage
  • Day to day responsibilities will include partnering with our carrier base and internal stakeholders to deliver optimal cost and service for the organization
  • Manage Transportation Management System (TMS) and resolve technical issues with internal and external parties
  • Ensure that carriers are adhering to contractual commitments
  • Lead resolution on operational/tactical scheduling, pick-up and delivery issues
  • Serve as the cross-functional leader for carrier and Henkel shipping point engagement
  • Supplier Relationship Management: Manage scorecard meetings with carriers and communicate performance; hold carriers accountable through action planning process ensure that pick-up and delivery metrics are meeting standards
  • Continuous Improvement: Enhance Tools and reporting, Create new standard operating procedures where appropriate, Collaborate with Procurement and Warehouse teams to ensure right carrier mix to maximize service


  • BS degree (Supply Chain, Industrial Engineering, Finance, or other relevant subject) or 3 Years of Logistics experience.
  • 1-2+ years of professional Warehouse or Carrier experience highly preferred
  • Experience with the following tools (excel, access, Power BI, OTM, SAP, Powerpoint)
  • Strong communication skills 

The salary for this role is $57,500.00 - $99,300.00. This is the range that we in good faith anticipate relying on when setting wages for this position.  We may ultimately pay more or less than the posted range and this range is only applicable for jobs to be performed in Connecticut.  This salary range may also be modified in the future.

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.

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.

JOB ID: req47163
Contract & Job type: Full Time, Regular
Contact information for application-related questions: 1-866-836-7067
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Health, Disability & Life Insurance Vacation / Paid Time Off
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Note: Perks might vary depending on the job grade.