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Grugliasco, IT

Transport Analyst

Company Overview

Lear, a global automotive technology leader in Seating and E-Systems, enables superior in-vehicle experiences for consumers around the world. Our diverse team of talented employees in 39 countries is driven by a commitment to innovation, operational excellence, and sustainability. Lear is Making every drive better™ by providing the technology for safer, smarter, and more comfortable journeys. Lear, headquartered in Southfield, Michigan, serves every major automaker in the world and ranks #186 on the Fortune 500. Further information about Lear is available at, or follow us on Twitter @LearCorporation


Role overview:

A great new opportunity has opened up to join our Europe & Africa Central Logistics Team as Transports Analyst basedin Grugliasco HQ.


Your main mission would be to work out and plan all logistic and materials functions for the JIT Plant.

You will be in charge of establishing suppliers and service providers to meet Customer needs and expectations, make recommendations to improve the efficiency of the workflow of the products while reducing costs. You will also review and design logistics network to improve efficiency and reduce costs and support the plants in areas such as transportation, shipment, warehousing, and material flow.


Main Responsibilities:

  • Compares prices and makes vendor selections or suggestions
  • Analyses and administrates policies and contracts
  • Carries out RfQ’s, negotiates selected pan-European contracts with transportation and logistics companies
  • Follow up with suppliers and service providers on self-initiative
  • Assists divisional Purchasing in making sourcing decisions with regards to EXW/FCA or DDP/DDU
  • Escalation and support for transport issues at production facilities
  • Transport KPIs supervision and improvement
  • CI/OIP in Logistics transportation
  • Support Transport budget preparation
  • Packaging definitions, follow up and improvements
  • Container loop calculation and updates
  • Collaborate in material Flow design and updates
  • Collaborate in transport network strategies definitions
  • Create statistics and analyses opportunities


Key skills and Qualifications:

  • University degree in Engineering, Business, IT or related field (Major in logistics preferred).
  • Fluent English is a must and French would be positive to have.
  • Ability to be part of teams capable to reach the Plant targets.
  • 3 years’ work experience in Logistics Environment (Supply Chain Management).
  • Experience with Freight Forwarding and Logistics
  • Initial steps in team management or coordination