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Data Analyst - Transportation

Data Analyst - Transportation

Job Details
Division: Nucor Logistics Group
Location: Cincinnati, OH, United States  
Other Available Locations: N/A

About Us:

Nucor Logistics, a newly formed division of Nucor Corporation, is seeking applicants for our Data Analyst - Transportation position at our division headquarters in Cincinnati, Ohio. We are part of a Fortune 100 company, known for being North America’s leader in designing, manufacturing, and recycling steel and steel products with a history of long-term sustainability and stability. Fortune Magazine recently ranked Nucor No. 1 on their list of the World’s Most Admired Companies in our industry.


Medical and dental are just the beginning. We value our teammates and offer benefits packages that also include:
• a bonus program
• profit sharing
• retirement savings
• scholarship and tuition reimbursement
• unlimited growth potential
• Holiday pay
We strive to avoid implementing layoffs or furloughing our teammates. We strongly believe that a Nucor teammate who does their job properly today, should feel confident that they will have a job tomorrow. For more information on our benefits go to

Basic Job Functions:

  • Collaborate with team members to collect and analyze data from various sources
  • Tracks and analyzes daily and weekly operations data specific to assigned areas, identify service gaps, inefficiencies, and other areas providing opportunities to reduce costs, improve visibility to trends and enhance reporting tools
  • Creates visually interesting and actionable tabular and graphical summaries to drive business decisions
  • Analyze data to identify problematic areas and suggest process improvements; plan and implement supply chain optimization projects
  • Actively participates in integration test execution and user acceptance test execution of reporting tools as needed
  • Collaborates with the IT team and leadership team to create data frameworks for automated data transfer for efficient and timely presentation to end user audiences
  • Conducts quality control on received data sets and documents process inputs, outputs and change control records for all reporting tools
  • Structures large data sets to find usable information while anonymizing data by removing personally identifiable information (PII) and characterizing data by removing proprietary information
  • Runs utilization and other reports based on various attributes to ensure reporting tools are being leveraged across the enterprise
  • Manage news scraper to collect and collate information on supply chain trends, transportation automation advancements and sustainability in moving freight and other related logistics trends and developments
  • Evaluate existing capabilities (manual processes) and establish reporting processes for tracking, measuring, presenting, sharing, and analyzing transportation data
  • Work on projects and performs other duties as assigned, including providing training and user documentation guides on best practices for using various reporting tools
Safety is the most important part of all jobs within Nucor; therefore, candidates must be able to demonstrate the ability to initiate, lead, and uphold safety policies, practices, procedures, and housekeeping standards at all times.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree with a concentration in Supply Chain, Business Informatics, Engineering, Data Science, or 5 years of relevant experience in a similar role
  • Intermediate to advanced computer skills including Microsoft Excel and SQL
  • Experience with PowerBI or similar business intelligence software tools
  • Excellent verbal and written communication and the ability to effectively communicate to various audience groups both inside and outside of the company
  • Willingness to travel to US based locations on an as-needed basis to support business needs and project deadlines

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Prior experience in a manufacturing focused industry
  • Prior experience with cloud-based technology
  • 3 or more years of professional experience
Nucor is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer – M/F/Disabled/Vets – and a drug – free workplace