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Analyst, Logistics

Job Details

Hiring Organization Enterprise Products
Post Name Analyst, Logistics
Industry Private
Employment Type Full Time
Location Houston, Texas, United States 77002


Make the most of your talents in a fast-paced environment driven by people who strive for achievement.  Enjoy corporate strength, stability, and a rewarding career at a growing industry-leading, and diverse operating company with a track record for success. 

The successful candidate will be expected to support the Company’s Logistic strategy to coordinate all aspects of transportation of equipment and material for Capital Projects, Field Engineering, Operations, and Maintenance. 

Tap into the professional possibilities of Enterprise Products Company. The Logistics Analyst facilitates and expedites the flow of materials to and from various locations and arranges for the storage of deliverable goods when applicable.  

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Arrange for and coordinate all aspects of transportation and expediting services required for Capital Projects, Field Engineering, Operations, and Maintenance
  • Execution of permit loads
  • Determines the method of shipment, utilizing knowledge of shipping procedures, routes, and rates
  • Compliance with all TSA, DOT, and Customs regulations and accurate, efficient preparation of all required paperwork for delay-free forwarding
  • Consult with material and equipment suppliers to receive correct information on weights and dimensions of all freight and provide to carriers
  • Select carriers for transportation and negotiate rates and contracts with carriers.
  • Ensure the selected carrier meets all insurance requirements and contractual obligations
  • Continuous involvement with selected carriers and internal project team, throughout the shipment process from carrier selection to successful completion of the shipment
  • Manage communication between the third-party logistics vendor and/or carriers, project team, and suppliers to ensure the timely completion of projects
  • Consult with material and equipment suppliers and the job site to coordinate deliveries and identify, report, and resolve discrepancies
  • Maintain all applicable files associated with shipments
  • Selection of suppliers to help meet the company’s needs in a safe, timely, and cost-effective manner  
  • Provide accurate and timely updates of project status to all involved
  • Manage performance of vendor relationships with third-party trucking, freight forwarders, and carriers
  • Manage freight spending and schedule quarterly reviews with third-party logistics partners, key carriers, and Company management
  • Attend on-site load/off-load operations sites as required


The successful candidate will meet the following qualifications: 

  • A minimum of a Bachelor’s degree is preferred
  • Prior experience with freight forwarding and logistics is preferred
  • Exceptional written and verbal communication skills
  • Superb organizational skills with strong attention to detail and negotiating skills to resolve problems
  • The ability to intuitively follow the logical flow of production and fabrication schedules and understand the obligations involved with contracts and procurement
  • Must be team oriented with the ability to organize time and tasks
  • Self-motivated with the ability to take ownership of job tasks and project requirements

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