Logistics Planning Analyst

Swoon Group - Decatur, IL4.4


Swoon is hiring a Logistics Planning Analyst for our Fortune 50 Manufacturing Client in Decatur, IL. This is an 18-month contract opportunity with benefits!

Hours: Expect 8 hours a day and mandatory to start at 7:00am

Responsibilities of the Logistics Planning Analyst:

  • Develops and implements supply chain processes for manufacturing areas, including standard work, material handling equipment and floor layouts
  • Develops and maintains the Plan for Every Part for 2,000 to 5,000 part numbers across manufacturing value streams and documents into various planning tools
  • Supports design and implementation of material packaging solutions for the facility
  • Supports performance efforts of manufacturing areas through continuous improvement process, incident investigation and RCCA, resolving systemic supply chain related problems, etc.
  • Supports cross-functional teams to achieve ISO or other similar facility certifications

Typical Day of the Logistics Planning Analyst:

  • Individual will spend approximately 50% of time in the office and 50% of the day on the manufacturing floor

Education Requirements of the Logistics Planning Analyst:

  • Bachelor’s degree in supply chain, industrial technology, industrial engineering or related major
  • Or Associates Degree and 3 years or greater experience in Supply Chain, Manufacturing / Operations, Manufacturing Engineering, Inventory Management, Material Requirements Planning, Demand Management and/or Logistics

Technical Skills of the Logistics Planning Analyst:

  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Computer skills – PowerPoint, Excel, Word, Access
  • Auto-Cad experience desirable, but not required

What should I know about Swoon:

- America's Fastest Growing Companies 2016: Inc. 5000

- Best of Staffing Client Satisfaction 2016: Inavero Award presented by CareerBuilder

- Best Staffing Firm to Work for 2014 and 2015: Staffing Industry Analysts

- Certified Women's Business Enterprise

Melanie Martinez

Recruiter: Major Accounts

Swoon Group


Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $27.00 to $32.00 /hour


  • Microsoft Office Suite: 1 year (Required)
  • AutoCAD: 1 year (Preferred)


  • Bachelor's (Preferred)