RR Donnelley LTL Analyst in Bolingbrook, Illinois60440

LTL Analyst

Tracking Code

36114

Job Description

Position Summary

This position is responsible for managing vendor relationships, negotiating rates, and designing solutions related to traditional LTL business. This person will work with internal and external stakeholders to drive RRD’s competiveness in the LTL market.

Responsibilities

  • Source LTL carriers, negotiate rates, manage contracts, terms of service and renewals

  • Maintain relationships with LTL carrier base and collaborate on continual improvement initiatives

  • Develop and execute LTL negotiation strategies which will include targets for pricing, service, quality, performance, and compliance

  • Provide market intelligence and price trends through external research, benchmarking and analyzing cost drivers

  • Develop and execute LTL RFPs as necessary

  • Communicate industry and regulatory issues that may affect LTL capacity and rates

  • Act as the escalation point to resolve service issues from operations

  • Create and ensure adherence to policies, procedures, and KPIs

  • Provide additional assistance with projects and other items to be assigned periodically

Required Skills

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university

  • Ability to manage multiple projects and meet strict timelines

  • Functional knowledge of Microsoft Excel and Access

  • Familiarity with BI Tools (Tableau, Power BI, Pentaho, etc.)

  • Excellent communication and organization skills

  • Knowledge of transportation industry general practices, modes, and terminology

  • Prior experience with LTL carrier preferred

  • 3+ years of LTL experience preferred

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Job Location

Bolingbrook, Illinois, United States

Position Type

Full-Time/Regular

Employee Referral Bonus eligible

No