Ever want to ride a rocket ship? Ever want to do hard work that will make a REAL difference in the world? Do you want to solve some of the most difficult problems with a team of exceptional players at a company that does not believe in impossible?

ABOUT US

Powin LLC is a leading producer of a utility scale modular battery energy storage system (complete with a patented, advanced, cloud-based monitoring/control system). That means we build power plants out of batteries that put coal and gas generators out of business and enable sustainable viability for renewable energy sources like solar and wind.

Powin is, and will continue to be, one of a handful of companies that will provide the equipment necessary to make this happen. Powin has distinct competitive advantages: cost-effectiveness; reliability; scalability; ease of deployment; and operational sophistication. Every day we work to ensure that we maintain these competitive advantages and our position as a global leader in providing turnkey, battery energy storage solutions for utility-scale, commercial and industrial, and microgrid applications.

ABOUT THE POSITION

Powin is seeking a Distribution Analyst that will report to the Senior Director of Global Logistics. In this role you will have the opportunity to effectively manage the imports for our diverse and globally distributed manufacturing supply network. This network includes offshore Powin owned manufacturing assets and a number of outsource manufacturing companies.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Serve as the internal control tower liaison to the project management team for all transportation and logistics requirements.
  • Monitor inbound ocean shipment status, coordinate import clearance, and arrange domestic transportation.
  • Utilize daily management to track performance against plan.
  • Communicate with freight forwarders, offshore suppliers and plants.
  • Analyze and review operations key performance indicators to identify opportunities for improvement, determine root cause, and develop plans to resolve; leads execution of the resolution.
  • Implement transportation policies and procedures, including preferred methods and measurements, processes, and costs.
  • Leads operational transportation resolution on destressed orders.
  • Researches and recommends continuous improvement opportunities for the operation based on external benchmarking and industry best practices.
  • Responsible for reviewing and insuring accuracy of shipment documentation including product documentation.

EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE

  • BS or BA degree (or equivalent work experience)
  • International ocean shipping experience required
  • Dedicated or regional transportation experience preferred
  • Proven understanding of statistics and strong analytic skills
  • Knowledge of LEAN Six Sigma principles and standard project management processes
  • Ability to recognize innovative opportunities
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite, preferably Excel, Word and PowerPoint
  • Excellent communication skills; written and verbal

READY TO JOIN POWIN?

Working at Powin is more than a job. Life at Powin is an opportunity for personal and professional growth and a journey into the unexpected. Powin employees often experience moments when their lives and careers come together in meaningful ways.