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Route Planning Analyst


Charlotte, NC, US


Requisition ID:  32402 

Posting Locations: Charlotte


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Route Planning Analyst


REFRESH your career by joining our exceptional team! Coca-Cola Consolidated, the largest bottler in the U.S., is looking for a Route Planning Analyst!


Things you should know about working as a Route Planning Analyst:


This position is responsible for daily route planning of all orders generated by the sales teams for a given delivery date.  This role is to optimize efficiencies across all delivery systems while providing satisfactory customer service to external and internal customers.  This is accomplished by designing effective sequential routing that will use the optimal number of delivery trucks for a given delivery date.   This position has extremely time sensitive deadlines, requires high attention to detail and ability to focus intensely for extended periods of time.


What would success look like?


        • Ensure proper order assignment, verify and make corrections to orders in the Route Planning system

        • Create assignment of orders to a delivery route and perform customer maintenance in CMS to accommodate movement between route types

        • Determine the correct routing by balancing the workload across the different route types.

        • Utilize planning software (Vendware and EasiTrax) to plan correct number of delivery routes based on the orders necessary to meet the business requirements

        • Utilize current mainframe systems, (CICS, CMS, CooLift pick ticket system) to complete the route planning process

        • Communicate to distribution management that routing is complete.

        • Utilize load building software to ensure all products from planned routes will fit properly to assigned vehicles




        • Proficient in Microsoft products

        • Strong written and oral communication skills

        • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills with attention to detail

        • Ability to develop cross-functional/customer relationships and interact effectively with others in a team environment

        • Results oriented, desire and drive for continuous improvement

        • Previous Route Planning experience preferred


All candidates will be subject to pre-employment testing: Background Check, Drug Screen, and Physical Abilities Test (if applicable).




Coca-Cola Consolidated, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Nearest Major Market: Charlotte