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Transportation Procurement Analyst

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Description

KBX Logistics is searching for a talented individual to join the Contract Management/Procurement team. The core responsibilities of the role will include carrier rate, pricing and capacity support, analyzing data to determine opportunities to better service our businesses, and supporting operations from a contract and pricing perspective. The successful candidate will assure compliance with all laws and regulations, have knowledge of transportation industry, be analytical and have a high degree of organization and time management skills.

What You Will Do In Your Role

  • Process, file and verify signature on contracts to include rate and rules appendixes for various carrier modes and divisions 
  • Ensure we have carrier agreements in place, filed and that agreements are enforced 
  • Act as gatekeeper for all administrative carrier pricing and contract documents and records 
  • Develop rate proposals and transportation cost analysis for all businesses 
  • Support the onboarding and approval process of carriers as required by all businesses 
  • New rate development work for all businesses; including work to minimize spot quoting 
  • Develop transportation rate and cost analysis for negotiations, contracts, cost control and carrier meetings 
  • Minimize rating errors for transportation system group and serve as liaison between carrier and system to correct errors 
  • Develop and sustain the processes for gathering timely compliance information from carriers and handling confidential carrier pricing information 
  • Qualify & develop carriers for servicing Georgia-Pacific & KBX Logistics broad range of businesses and companies 
  • Support information on carriers being correctly entered in the Carrier Management system 
  • Analyze carrier’s OTR, dedicated, intermodal, & LTL rate proposal and impact on overall freight costs 
  • Perform truckload OTR, intermodal & LTL RFP’s 
    • Develop & execute rate and capacity strategies 
    • Support and adjust dedicated lanes when doing bid work 
  • Serve as liaison with the carrier as an agent of Georgia-Pacific on pricing, contract, invoicing issues, and new lanes 
  • Lead pricing initiatives for assigned Operations Region -- support capacity needs for lanes / facilities, new carrier development, support service needs, and cost initiatives, and support new business opportunities 
  • Support pricing and contract activities for our new business including Koch entities and outside businesses 


The Experience You Will Bring

Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Business or related area OR 3 years of experience in truckload transportation pricing, contracts, or bid work 
  • Proficiency in Windows; Outlook, Word 
  • Advanced Excel skills – if/then/vlookups/pulling and pushing data 


What Will Put You Ahead

  • Transportation experience working with specialized equipment such as flatbed, ltl, bulk, or tankers OR international transportation knowledge (port drayage) 
  • 2+ years of negotiation experience in a corporate environment 
  • Previous experience working in transportation brokerage 
  • Demonstrated experience in project management 


Salary and Benefits Commensurate with Experience.
Equal Opportunity Employer.
Except where prohibited by state law, all offers of employment are conditioned upon successfully passing a drug test.

This employer uses E-Verify. Please visit the following website for additional information: www.kochcareers.com/doc/Everify.pdf

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