Pricing Analyst

 Southfield, MI

Job ID:
7258
Job Title:
Pricing Analyst
City & State:
Southfield, MI
Job Region:
Midwest
Seniority:
Sr. Level Independent Contributor
Business Unit:
Data Analytics
Service Offering:
Non-Asset (Traditional Brokerage)
Our client provides quality, customized logistics solutions. They are committed to being the industry leader with their success built upon a foundation of customer service, lasting relationship, and a healthy culture.

Job Type: Full-time

Pricing Analyst
This role is responsible for developing sustainable rates and creating pricing solutions that are both consistent with the company’s corporate goals and meet operational needs to grow business. 

Responsibilities:
  • Create pricing solutions for new business opportunities, utilizing financial models and optimization tools.
  • Effectively manage a high volume of requests.
  • Update and maintain accurate quotations in rate software application.  
  • Analyze customer data to develop an understanding of their shipment profile and service requirements.
  • Develop efficient distribution solutions considering carrier partner network capabilities.
  • Coordinate as part of a cross-functional operations team on tactical projects.
  • Maintain customer and vendor pricing system.
  • Assist with research and analysis of data in support of management decisions.
  • Participate in continuous improvement training.
  • Perform other related duties as required.
  • Analyze customer RFPs, pricing projects, and benchmarking opportunities.
  • Forecast trends within North American supply chain markets.
  • Communicate with sales professionals and senior management to develop customer-specific pricing strategies.

Experience:
  • Bachelor’s degree required.
  • Minimum 2+ years’ experience in logistics/transportation industry.
  • Previous pricing experience.
  • Previous database experience.
  • Knowledge in market trends and recognizing appropriate market adjustments when needed.
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office applications.
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills.
  • Ability to maintain structure and organization.
  • Goal-driven and highly self-motivated. 

This position offers a competitive base salary.

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