LTL Rate Analyst

  • Company: R R Donnelley
  • Location: Bolingbrook, Illinois
  • Posted: November 28, 2016
  • Reference ID: 205509

This position is responsible for various functions, the managing of all aspects of carrier relations including but not limited to rate negotiation, service issues, problem solving, metric tracking, etc. This position will work closely with RRD Logistics operations, vendors, RRD corporate, sales, and all other RRD affiliates to solve all or specific transportation needs. Position requires experience with carrier/customer rate/accessorial tariffs/tables, uplifts, and knowledge of market costs and conditions as well as the ability to create custom cost savings reports,national motor freight classification, compliance tracking tools and service measurement tools. 

 Responsible for ensuring that all parties involved in the freight tendering and the Dedicated Carrier Dispatch process are well aware of any objectives that the company is focused on. Analyze, develop, and implement maximum use of any closed loop transportation opportunities.

Work is typically performed under minimul supervision, with only guidance about overall goals and objectives.  Must be able to define work based on evaluation of short term and long term goals of the department. Able to independently evaluate processes, identify areas of improvement, and incorporate in to overall work objectives.

  • Utilize and creation of exception management tools to identify and communicate exceptions on routing guides
  • Interpret customer issues to discuss and resolve service issues with existing carriers.
  • Build effective relationships with internal staff and carriers.
  • Assist as required as an internal resource for the development and documentation of standard operating procedures.
  • Complete requests in a timely manner.
  • Demonstrate professional behaviors at all times.

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