Come join the Pricing team in our Chicago area branch!
Your RoleThe Sea Logistics Pricing Analyst will be responsible for compiling sell rates for ocean freight quote requests (LCL & FCL) from internal/external customers on behalf of the Central Region
Your Responsibilitieso Quote all modes sea freight ( FCL and LCL)
o Manage pricing updates for existing customers (rates extension and/or revision, monthly market GRI’s (General Rates Increases), quarterly bunker updates (BAF/BUC) etc.)
o Work closely with Pricing and Yield Managers to develop pricing strategies for new/ existing customers/global key accounts
o Maintain existing business and generate new clientele
o Manage RFQ process for global key accounts and target accounts
o Manage the booking authorization process in coordination with the origin country and in alignment with the pricing and carrier strategy established for the Central Area in USA
Your Skills and Experiences•Bachelor degree in Business; or equivalent experience.
•Knowledge of data analytics; Expertise in Tableau is a must; Knowing programming languages like VBA, SQL or Python will be preferable.
•Advanced analytical skills related to supply chain, logistics, and transportation.
•Possess solid PC operational knowledge along with MS Office applications experience;
•Advanced understanding of Supply Chain & Logistics/ Negotiation.
•Knowledge in Information Systems Management.
•Knowledge in Project Management.
•Knowledge in Data Analysis.
•Knowledge in Database.
•Seasoned listening skills.
•Strong verbal/written communication and presentation skills.
•Self-disciplined and self-motivated to produce outstanding results.
•Strong telephone and networking skills.
•Ability to think outside the box.","industry":"Logistics