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BASF Transportation Analyst in Beachwood, Ohio

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We provide a challenging and rewarding work environment and are always working to form the best team—especially from within, through an emphasis on lifelong learning and development.

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Transportation Analyst (1903230) - Beachwood, OH

Where the Chemistry Happens

As a member of the Construction Chemicals Supply Chain team, this role will primarily be responsible for transactional processing and analysis of items supporting transportation and distribution activities within the function: processing of freight bills, third party service bills, rejections of bills, audits and process improvements. Secondarily, this role will be responsible for running monthly reports, maintaining KPI metrics and reports as well as Non-Conformance Management (NCM) investigations and analysis. This role will also be responsible for initiating, processing, and securing reimbursement for claims from carriers and vendors resulting from NCM’s. This person will use the knowledge gained in their analysis to continuously improve the processes embedded within this role.

Formula for Success

  • Timely resolution of rejected freight bills

  • Timely and accurate processing of monthly transportation and distribution bills

  • Coordinate filing and collection of reimbursements of freight claims

  • Investigate transportation and distribution NCM’s for corrective measures and reporting metrics

  • Generate monthly KPI reports

  • Work towards automating payment and NCM processing and reporting

  • Lead or actively participate in projects and meetings as required to help implement initiatives

  • Other activities supporting the transportation and distribution functions


  • Intermediate to Advanced Microsoft Office (Excel, PPT, Access)

  • Working knowledge of SAP or other ERP systems

  • Strong analytical skills with the ability to handle multiple projects simultaneously

  • College degree or 5 years of relevant experience preferred

  • Experience in Transportation and/or 3PL activities desired

  • Team player

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

  • Able to create and cultivate relationships across multiple levels and functional areas

  • <5% Travel

Create Your Own Chemistry: What We Offer You…

Adding value to our customers begins with adding value to you. You@BASF is the suite of benefits, perks, programs and unique opportunities we offer to support you—the whole you—in all stages of your life and career. With you@BASF, you create your own chemistry.

The total rewards that you receive as a BASF employee go way beyond a paycheck. From competitive health and insurance plans, to robust retirement benefits that include company-matching contributions, to making sure you never stop learning, we believe investing in you is investing in our success. Working for a large, global organization, you’ll have a chance to grow professionally and personally, expand your network and build a rewarding and dynamic career.

Job: LOSC - Logistics, Supply Chain & Customer Service

Organization: N-EBN/A-Construction Chemicals North America-63023061

Title: Transportation Analyst

Location: OH-Beachwood

Requisition ID: 1903230