Reverse Logistics Analyst

Purchasing/Procurement IRONDALE, Alabama


Position at Motion Industries

Motion Industries is seeking a candidate with excellent written and verbal communication and analytical skills to fill our Reverse Logistics Analyst position. This is a great opportunity for someone with a strong work ethic and dedication to completing projects accurately and on time. Motion Industries offers an excellent benefits package that includes options for healthcare coverage, 401(k), tuition reimbursement, vacation, sick and holiday pay.


  •  Review and submit Corporate Vendor Returns based on new returns process
  •  Assist with the identification and creation of new reverse logistics systems and policies
  •  Identify and recommend disposition of non-returnable inventory through offsetting purchase orders or scrap programs
  •  Identify and recommend disposition of non-moving inventory
  • Work with buyers to prevent missed return opportunities by identifying returnable items, scheduling of 'no penalty' return agreements and returns based on negotiated special buys
  •  Report on performance and goals


  •  Excellent written and verbal communication skills for presentations and correspondence
  •  Solid math skills for interpretation of spreadsheet and database information
  •  Strong command of Microsoft Excel, Word and PowerPoint
  •  Strong organizational and planning skills required for multi-tasking and project management to meet multiple deadlines
  •  Ability and confidence to develop original written correspondence to develop reports, proposals and supplier communications
  •  Good people skills for winning stakeholder confidence
  • Analytical skills to determine root causes of problems, formulate solutions, develop new reporting matrix, and create innovative approaches to reduce and eliminate excess and non-moving inventory
  • Self-starter with strong work ethic and dedication to completing projects accurately and on time
  • Positive attitude, high energy level 
  • Knowledge of the concepts of Lean Six-Sigma a plus 
  • Ability to work additional hours as needed

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.