Transportation Representative



Company Summary: 

At Arvato, we measure our success through the successes of our customers. Our DNA is built upon Customer Obsession, Ownership and Continuous Improvement (Hustle). We achieve our goals by means of experience, state-of-the-art technologies, creativity, passion and a commitment to quality, innovation and having fun! Come and join our team today! 


Position Summary:

As a Transportation Representative you will help manage a variety of Arvato’s transportation-related tasks. You will serve as a resource to build capabilities across all Arvato sites and clients, monitor performance, conduct monthly & quarterly reviews, provide support for a variety of projects related to cost reduction and service improvements, and provide escalation support when needed.


Overall Responsibilities:

In this role you will report to the Director of Transportation. You will partner with internal and external customers and cross functional teams to drive service and cost saving initiatives, develop, analyze, recommend, and lead implementation of opportunities for improvement that optimize transportation processes, reduce costs, and increase service. You will work with business users to gather details on client requirements or SAP issues, categorize the issues accurately to help address in a timely manner, handle transportation projects and day to day activities related to internal and external client requests, prepare and provide on a scheduled cadence, reports and documentation relevant to: volume metrics, shipping performance, invoicing, etc.


As a Transportation Representative you will also source carrier capacity and pricing to deliver service and cost targets, carrier maintenance including onboarding processes, updating data, and service delivery, upload, monitor and audit SAP Rate Tables, identify cost savings and process improvement opportunities, conduct gap analysis comparing client business requirements to arvato transportation capabilities, anticipate potential problems and assist in defining mitigations, proactively identify problematic issues (data or process) and work with the necessary individual(s) to resolve such issues, and provide expertise in transportation industry best practices.


Required Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree required
  • At least 1 year of transportation experience in a similar environment
  • SAP skills are mandatory


Preferred Skills:

  • Software skills such as Excel, Access, Visio, PowerPoint


About our company:
Arvato - the spirit of solutions!

We at Arvato provide a comprehensive range of services and solutions to our business partners in the consumer electronics, high-tech, telecommunication, networking and industrial sectors. With more than five decades of experience and our global footprint we create value for our customers and ensure that they are well equipped for the challenges of their markets.

Arvato is a part of Arvato AG/ Bertelsmann, an internationally networked outsourcing provider. More than 65,000 employees design and implement solutions for all kinds of business processes across integrated service chains, for business customers from around the world. Its portfolio includes all services related to the creation and distribution of printed materials and digital storage media, as well as data management, customer care, CRM services, supply-chain management, digital distribution, financial services, professional and custom IT services, and the direct-to-customer distribution of educational media. Arvato is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Bertelsmann SE & Co. KGaA.

Arvato is an Equal Opportunity Employer and values the array of talents and perspectives that a diverse workforce brings. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, national origin, religion, age, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, or protected veteran status.



Company: Arvato Digital Services LLC 

Country: United States of America 

State/Region: Wisconsin 

City: Pleasant Prairie 

Postal Code: 53158 

Job ID: 46730

Nearest Major Market: Kenosha
Nearest Secondary Market: Milwaukee

Job Segment: Transportation, Logistics, Telecom, Telecommunications, ERP, Engineering, Operations, Technology