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Analyst Transportation & Logistics Egypt

Cairo, Egypt Job ID 11853

SC Johnson has opportunity for an Analyst Transportation & Logistics Egypt – Cairo, Egypt

Our internal job title at SC Johnson is Analyst Transportation & Logistics (Cairo, Egypt)


SC Johnson (SCJ) is one of the world’s leading makers of household brands. The company has operations in more than 70 countries and sells products in virtually every country around the world. Its product portfolio includes global brands such as Pledge®, Duck®, Mr. Muscle®, Windex®, Scrubbing Bubbles®, Glade®, Raid®, OFF!®, Baygon® and Ziploc®.

The company has been making great products for more than 125 years and the same family that started the company still owns and runs it today. For over a century, spanning five generations, the Johnson family has demanded the best for families everywhere. We currently employ approximately 13,000 people globally and generate $10 billion in sales. At the same time, we’ve established a generations-long legacy of environmental responsibility, community leadership and providing great places to work. We do this because we want to do what’s right for our business today, and also what’s right for people and the planet tomorrow.

Based in Cairo, Egypt, in one of the most important manufacturing plants in the region and reporting to the Associate Manager Primary Freight ACT you will be part of a regional logistics team. In this role, you will be responsible for the day to day management of import and export operations and transport analytics for Egypt to drive end to end Transportation cost and performance improvements across the region.

The role focus is split between operations and performance management to enable both freight and On Time Delivery service KPI improvements. The role works cross-functionally with the different Supply Chain Teams, Global Trade Compliance, LEAN, Logistics Operations, Supply Planning and external Control Towers. The role is supported and supports locally the Global Trade Compliance team.


- Deliver Service KPIs OTP & OTD targets in Egypt

- Ensure import & export operations in Egypt in compliance with SCJ and local country & international customs legislation and regulations.

- Ensure shipment traceability

- Issue import/export documentation and ensure its compliance for every shipment

- Book shipments liaising with freight forwarders and shipping lines

- Solve day to day operational issues impacting the ability to distribute effectively

- Contribute to continuous improvement plans to improve service KPIs

- Contribute to data collection and root cause analysis for Weekly and Monthly Operational Reviews

- Contribute to primary freight monthly analysis to support SF/ODE meetings

- Support Primary Freight Lead in continuous improvement analysis

- Support Primary Freight Lead in data analysis for carrier/freight forwarders management (operational issues, rate increase, TT analysis)

- Support cross functional activities to secure transportation capacity during peak periods

- Participate to major improvement projects for the region

- Ensure maintenance of Transportation SWI, Masterfiles and Routing guides in cooperation with the Control Tower

- Establish best practice across the region and champion the extension to new geographies

- Manage the relationship between suppliers, 3PLS, 4PLSs, and 3PMs guaranteeing the operational flow and shipping accuracy as per SCJ requirements

- Deep understanding of market conditions and business requirements, driving agility and efficiency tradeoffs in primary freight


- Deliver Primary Freight budget and cost savings targets

- Apply Lean principles to enable cost savings and cost avoidance through sustainable continuous improvement

- Ensures high visibility of E2E Freight costs across the region

- Support yearly Budget activities

- Enable cost to serve optimization through data analysis

- Support Primary Freight contract tendering by providing benchmark and carrier performance analysis, bid analysis and allocation analysis

- Coordinate landed cost requests

- Contribute to the efficiency of the total cost of ownership by securing that every transport is utilized to the fullest


- Develop deep functional and sustainable capability in transportation

- Become a LEAN Navigator, foster LEAN methodology and culture within Supply Chain


- Partner with supply chain key stakeholders to optimize customer service and cost within the network

- Provide analysis, insight and predictive measures into transportation performance


- Bachelor’s degree in Logistics, Engineering, Economics or related field
- Minimum 1 year of experience in Transport operations

- Fluent in Arabic and English
- Experience using PC-based applications (such as Microsoft Excel, PowerPoint, Word and/or Access), SAP will be considered a competitive advantage

- Excellent analytical skills with financial acumen

- Ability to powerfully portray data and leverage to drive continuous improvement

- Strong Team player and ability to building strong relationship with cross-functional partners

- Excellent communication skills and ability to drive action and influence decision making at different levels of the organization achieving win-win solutions through negotiation

- Strong organizational skills, as well as the ability to perform under pressure and manage multiple priorities

- Eager to learn and to work in a regional Team

- You need to be legally eligible to work in country of application

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