• Transportation and Pricing Analyst

    Job ID
    2018-5768
    Job Location: State
    Arizona
    Job Location: City
    Scottsdale
    Working Hours
    Monday - Friday, 8-5
  • Overview

    GAMPAC Express, Inc. is a leading 3rd-party logistics provider focused on value added services for the food service industry.  GAMPAC acts as the logistics arm for companies within the food service industry, including Food Services of America (FSA) and Systems Services of America (SSA).  We are fast paced, growing organization looking for top talent to join our team

     

    GAMPAC is eager to bring on board a self-motivated Transportation and Pricing Analyst. The Transportation and Pricing Analyst will source, secure, price and manage the transportation needs for new and existing GAMPAC customers.  This includes daily conversations about freight lanes, rates and solutions GAMPAC offers.  Consistently adding new carriers and pricing internal and external business ensuring the most efficient and effective methods result.

    Responsibilities

    • Analyze data as it pertains to transportation pricing, including gathering information, performing advanced analysis, and presenting results to Associates, departments, and cross-functional teams
    • Provides ongoing Carrier analysis, including the development of scorecards, dashboards, metrics and exception reporting.
    • Strategically plan for and support the negotiation of carrier contracts, including Truckload, LTL, and intermodal.
    • Develop and maintain freight rate databases.
    • Onboard new Carriers and maintain Carrier records in accordance with company policies.
    • Support Transportation Management System (TMS) reporting and rating configurations.
    • Act as resource to book and coordinate the most cost effective and efficient transportation lane.
    • Contributes to the sourcing and securing of carriers through relevant analysis and evaluation.
    • Negotiate service contract freight rates, terms and conditions

    Qualifications

    • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience, preferred
    • 3-5 years’ experience in one of the following industries: Supply Chain, Carrier Management, Transportation Data Analytics, required
    • Advanced Expertise in MS Excel functions such as V-lookups, H-lookups, Pivot Tables, Data Models Power Pivot, Power View
    • Knowledge of EDI 200 Series, a plus
    • Familiarity with logistics software, including Transportation Management Systems and Carrier tools (i.e., DAT 360, Carrier 411, Truckstop.com)
    • Understands transportation rate structures, hub networks, and general transportation industry best practices.
    • Solid team player with the ability to communicate effectively across multiple departments.
    • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
    • Effective interpersonal, communication, and team-building skills
    • Ability to pass a background investigation and drug test

     

    Equal Employment Opportunity Employer M/F/Vets/Disabled.

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