Logistics Pricing Analyst

 Dallas, TX

Job ID:
8994
Job Title:
Logistics Pricing Analyst
City & State:
Dallas, TX
Job Region:
Southwest
Seniority:
Mid Level Independent Contributor
Business Unit:
Data Analytics
Service Offering:
Non-Asset (Traditional Brokerage)
Our client is a non-asset 3PL that designs logistic and transportation solutions for businesses by working with asset-based partners to secure shipping capacity and services across multiple transportation modes, including over the road, rail, and bulk/tanker options.

Pricing Analyst 
The Pricing Analyst will report to the Pricing Manager. Critical responsibilities will include CRM management, pricing functions and key business analysis for pricing optimization

Job Type: Full-time

Responsibilities:
  • Organize and prioritize RFP requests in CRM and ensure all data is uploaded and up to date.
  • Manage bid cycle including RFP process, awards and rate contracting phases.
  • Compile customer bid data and incorporate analytical data from established tools to assist in determining optimal pricing strategies.
  • Work with operations to provide spot quotes to customers in a way that maximizes revenue.
  • Support sales, operations, and customer service and ensure all contract info is current and communicated efficiently.
  • Create, analyze and maintain pricing reports, audits, statistical analysis and business intelligence reports.
  • Other responsibilities as given.

Experience:
  • Bachelor’s Degree preferred (Business, Finance, Economics, Supply Chain/Logistics).  
  • Microsoft BI experience a plus.  
  • Expert knowledge in Excel (V-look-up/Pivot table a must).
  • 1 – 2 years pricing experience required. Transportation or Logistics Experience. preferred. If no experience, must have degree in area listed above).
  • Ability to organize and prioritize workload; ability to meet deadlines.
  • Must possess strong communication skills (both oral and written).
  • Computer Literate: Must be computer literate with a proficiency in Word and Excel.
  • Organized: Must be highly organized, can multi-task, has good time management skills and attention to detail.  
  • Confidential: Must be able to maintain confidentiality regarding sensitive information.
  • Interpersonal: Must possess strong interpersonal skills (both verbal and written).  
  • Self-motivation: Having a positive attitude, strong sense of urgency, and the initiative to work independently.
  • Conflict resolution: Have strong interpersonal skills and the ability to establish a rapport with others. Know how to be persuasive with the ability to stay calm. 

This position offers a competitive base salary.

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