Bid Analyst - Pricing Services

Landstar Transportation Logistics, 13410 Sutton Park Dr S, Jacksonville, Florida, United States of America Req #1478
Friday, February 5, 2021

Hours: M-F, 8am-5pm  

SUMMARY

Works on projects/matters of limited complexity in a support role. Work is closely managed, yet there is some autonomy.


ESSENTIAL RESPONSIBILITIES

  • General application of concepts and principles

  • Handles the investigation, evaluation, and/or resolution of issues

  • Respond to all inquiries timely

  • Provide feedback to improve processes

  • Works with other departments as needed

  • Communicate effectively with all necessary parties

  • Assists in preparation, coordination, and documentation of relevant processes

  • Reviews documents for accuracy and completeness, gathering missing documentation as needed

REQUIRED SKILLS

  • Efficient in Microsoft Office

  • Understanding of Landstar’s business within our industry

  • Analytical problem solving skills

  • Ability to work in a fast paced environment

  • Excellent oral and written communication skills

  • Superb interpersonal skills fostering a positive work environment

  • Adaptable

  • Desire to learn and grow

  • Professional demeanor

  • Good organizational skills

EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE

  • Minimum Education: High School Diploma or GED required; Bachelor's degree (B. A.) from four-year college or university, preferred

  • Minimum Experience: One to two years of relevant experience

DEPARTMENT SPECIFIC DUTIES and/or SKILLS

  • Analyze bid packages and complex data to evaluate pricing strategies and determine bid assignment

  • Strategize with national account personnel and field personnel on bid assignment
  •  Provide agents with market data to assist with competitive and accurate rating of freight lanes
  • Collaborate with agents and national account personnel to develop pricing strategies for each business opportunity

  • Review rates prior to submission to assure marketability and customer requirements are met

  • Assure bid packages are submitted to customers with all required components by the deadline

  • Follow up with customers and document to determine success/failures on opportunities.

  • Review bid results and analyze factors affecting awards

  • Respond as needed to e-mails received in the Pricing or Automotive Pricing queue.

  • Work with other pricing analysts and pricing and administration

  • Work with other Landstar departments regarding pricing  

  • Other duties as assigned

Landstar is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws. Landstar will provide reasonable accommodation to applicants with disabilities where appropriate. Applicants requiring reasonable accommodation for any part of the application and hiring process should send an e-mail to employment@landstar.com.

 

Privacy Policy

Landstar uses application information only for employment related purposes, including background investigations and regulatory compliance. Landstar will not disclose the information to any other person or entity, unless compelled by force of law. Landstar stores your application information on computers operated by Ceridian. This on-line application software is provided by Ceridian under an agreement which specifies that Ceridian will not disclose or make any use of application information stored on its secure servers.

Other details

  • Pay Type Hourly
This posting is inactive.
  • Landstar Transportation Logistics, 13410 Sutton Park Dr S, Jacksonville, Florida, United States of America