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Logistics Business Analyst

Location : Ocala
Job Type : Regular
Reference Code : 10675802
Hours : Full Time
Required Years of Experience : 2 - 5
Required Education : Bachelor's degree
Travel : No
Relocation : No

Job Description :









R+L Global Logistics is seeking a Logistics Business Analyst that will provide analytical and pricing support to both our domestic and international business services. The position will be pivotal in maximization of R+L Truckload Services' overall profitability enabling the organization to better manage and control our Domestic Full Truckload Brokerage and Asset operations, as well as our Domestic and International Freight Forwarding operations.


Summary of Key Responsibilities


Responsibilities and essential job functions include, but are not limited to the following:



  • Extensive weekly reporting and analysis pertaining to company revenue, profit margins, service and equipment. Additional reporting on existing customers as requested.

  • Respond and support for RFQ's, RFP's and RFI's as needed

  • Analyze market and industry trends for overall price effectiveness

  • Analyze both existing and potential business opportunities for the organization

  • Develop effective business proposals and bid packages to support sales presentations

  • Ability to work independently and with off-site team members, as well as with all levels of management.

  • Other duties as assigned that support the sales, billing, claims management, and pricing teams



Required Qualifications :

Qualifications


Knowledge, Skills and Abilities



  • Advanced proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite: Word, Excel, Access and Power Point

  • Experience with various online bidding sites preferred (ie., Lean Logistics, Manhattan & Associates, Combinenet, etc)

  • Tariff, rates, accessorial pricing, class and commodities experience

  • Background in Third Party Logistics and Brokerage a plus

  • Prefer a background in McLeod Transportation Software or CargoWise

  • Working knowledge of transportation terminology and operational equipment

  • Dynamic team player with the ability to serve internal and external customers

  • Excellent verbal and written communication and presentation skills



  • Analyzes complex problems and develop alternative solutions


Qualifications


Summary of Experience and Education:



  • Bachelor's Degree in Business, Logistics, Transportation, Supply Chain or equivalent industry experience in transportation or logistics industry

  • Two-Five years of work experience in a logistics or transportation in either domestic and global fields

  • Two-Five years of work experience in an analytical role

  • Two years of work experience with freight management system tools


R+L Global Logistics offers a complete range of efficient transportation, logistics, and supply chain management services to meet the changing demands of businesses both internationally and domestically. With 14 offices across the country, we have locations in: Fort Myers, Ocala, Orlando, Atlanta, Cincinnati, Nashville, Kansas City, Indianapolis, Chicago, San Antonio, Laredo, Phoenix, Denver, and Los Angeles allowing our team of professionals to optimize the supply chain process for our customers.


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