Petra Industries, Inc.
Responsible for the translation of high-level business problems into more specific questions which can then be answered by data-driven analysis focusing on the Company’s ongoing transportation processes and the evaluation of transportation methods.Research, analyze, and interpret demographic and transportation data and trends of carriers.Seek ways to leverage all aspects of Petra and Sela’s freight profiles, to include inbound freight and 3PL partners, in order to maximize negotiated savings with the carriers.Develop standardized inbound, outbound, and financial operations performance reports.Provide freight analysis for finance proforma and pricing initiatives.Provide freight cost analysis and support the Manager of Logistics with information to manage expenses. Develop strong relationships within the operations group and with transportation providers to ensure delivery standards are developed, measured, and met.Develop analysis and reporting tools concerning shipping patterns, freight expense, freight allowances and compliance issues with each vender.Develop a project list in all areas of logistics with a focus on cost reduction.Participate with logistics sourcing teams in the development of requirements, quote packages, data gathering, evaluation and analysis of bid packages.Identify conveyance utilization inefficiencies, opportunities for consolidation of freight and general cost reductions with improved material flow.Define and measure success of initiatives and process improvements to ensure goals are met using a systematic, analytical approach.Remains familiar and compliant with all company policies and procedures in the performance of job duties and regarding individual activities and behaviors.Maintains acceptable attendance in accordance with company policies and departmental standards.Conducts self in a professional, courteous, respectful and friendly manner at all times when interacting with coworkers, clients or vendors.Other duties assigned as needed.Education:Completion of college degree in Mathematics, Statistics, Engineering, Economics, Accounting, or similar preferred.Experience:· 2 - 3 years of experience as a business analyst.· 1 year
Petra Industries, Inc.
Website : http://www.petra.com/
Petra is the nation's leading distributor of consumer electronics, custom installation, mobile audio/video and appliance connection supplies delivering superior service to its customers for more than 28 years. We are a solution-oriented company, making it easy for dealers to stay in step with advancing technologies that span across multiple markets in the consumer electronics industry. In all of our efforts, we remain true to our mission statement—"Service with integrity, value delivered."