10246 Freight Logistics Analyst

Energy Recruiters | GA

Posted Date 7/30/2019
Description

Energy Recruiters has been engaged to support our client in their search for a Logistics Analyst.

 

Compensation

$60K-$70K, Comprehensive Benefits

 

Responsibilities

The Logistics Analyst is responsible for the logistical coordination, freight P&L, and day-to-day oversight of petroleum product movements from the supplier base to its customers’ locations nationwide. 

Accountability for freight P&L  

Develop in-depth market knowledge and analysis to identify the most profitable freight route through the FTL and/or LTL carrier network  

Build strong relationships with carriers to identify their less profitable lanes that can be used to create more profitable freight movement 

Develop innovative strategies to penetrate the freight market to create greater profitability 

Negotiate freight rates that create the most competitive advantage and profitability

Logistics Coordination   

Schedule, coordinate, and manage FTL and/or LTL freight pickups and deliveries from supplier base to customer locations nationwide 

Track carrier performance on a regular basis 

Identify and address problem areas with carriers in a timely and constructive manner  

Work with supplier base and customer locations to manage and reduce demurrage expense by eliminating inefficiencies 

Prepare presentation material, analytical reports, and correspondence to management  

Ensure that multiple freight pickups and deliveries are moving at the same time 

Follow-up and follow-through with items to ensure that problems are resolved and tasks are completed in a timely manner 

Prioritize tasks each day so that the most important tasks are completed to maximize customer satisfaction 

Organize resources so that information can be accessed quickly when needed   

Invoice Validation   

Design and implement a system to review and validate billing from carriers to ensure accuracy and best price   

           

Requirements:

Bachelor’s degree required

Knowledge & Experience 

Confident skill with Microsoft Office suite (Word, Outlook, Excel, PowerPoint, Access) 

Experience in logistics (truckload and less than truckload logistics) preferred 

Proven track record of negotiating freight rates and creating cost savings initiatives preferred 

Petroleum experience preferred   

Must be able to multi-task and make financial impactful decisions in a fast-paced environment 

Ability to communicate effectively to all stakeholders   

 

Contact

Chris Werner at 678-795-9267 or chrisw@er-inc.com

 

Professional Interests (choose at least one)
Finance & Accounting | Distribution & Transportation | Supply & Trading
Geographic Regions (choose at least one)
Southeast | No Preference/Open to All

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